FM Preview: Bury v Chesterfield 14 Feb 2012

Footymad preview History of the Bury v Chesterfield fixture

Chesterfield face a trip to Bury at Gigg Lane on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Spireites will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 23 and win only 5 of the 40 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Tue 13 Sep Chesterfield 1 - 0 Bury League One
2010/2011 Mon 25 Apr Chesterfield 2 - 3 Bury League Two
2010/2011 Tue 15 Feb Bury 1-1 Chesterfield League Two
2009/2010 Sat 13 Feb Chesterfield 1 - 0 Bury League Two
2009/2010 Tue 24 Nov Bury 2 - 1 Chesterfield League Two
2008/2009 Tue 03 Mar Bury 1 - 2 Chesterfield League Two
2008/2009 Sat 16 Aug Chesterfield 1 - 3 Bury League Two

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Recent respective form guides

Bury have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Shakers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Chesterfield have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Bury's 38 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Chesterfield find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 29 games have yielded only 23 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Bury 6 2 1 3 6 12 7
Chesterfield 6 4 1 1 8 5 13

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FootyMad's prediction ...

An indifferent set of results for Chesterfield on the road, and we believe this game is only going to yield a solitary point for the Spireites. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Bury 4 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Chesterfield 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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