FootyMAD's Shrewsbury Town match preview

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Last updated : 18 February 2010
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History of the Bury v Shrewsbury Town fixture

Bury prepare to entertain Shrewsbury Town at Gigg Lane on Friday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 23 games played, The Shakers have recorded 10 wins, and Shrewsbury Tn. have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Gigg Lane was less than a year ago, in May 2009, with Shrewsbury Tn. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the The Shakers in an Football League Play-Offs (Lvl 4) match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 21 NovShrewsbury Tn.1 - 1BuryLGE2
2008/2009Sun 10 MayBury0-1Shrewsbury Tn.D3PO
2008/2009Thu 07 MayShrewsbury Tn.0 - 1BuryD3PO
2008/2009Fri 10 AprBury2 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2
2008/2009Sun 28 DecShrewsbury Tn.1 - 0BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 29 MarShrewsbury Tn.0 - 1BuryLGE2
2007/2008Sat 20 OctBury1 - 1Shrewsbury Tn.LGE2

Recent respective form guides

Bury could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. The The Shakers have scored 10 and conceded 3 during this period.

The Shrews have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Shrews's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.

Bury are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 54 points from the 30 games they have played so far. Shrewsbury Tn. are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 51 points from 31 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bury65017315
Shrewsbury Tn.64119413

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bury may be coming up against a decent side in Shrewsbury Tn., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Shakers. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Bury Won 6 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
Shrewsbury Tn. Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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