FootyMAD's Bury match preview

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Last updated : 13 January 2006
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History of the Bury v Torquay United fixture

Torquay Utd. face a trip to Bury at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Gulls will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 12 and win only 2 of the 19 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2004, the The Shakers carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Fri 09 AprBury2 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
2003/2004Sat 04 OctTorquay Utd.3 - 1BuryLGE2
2002/2003Sat 08 FebTorquay Utd.1 - 1BuryLGE2
2002/2003Sat 09 NovBury0 - 1Torquay Utd.LGE2
1995/1996Sat 13 AprBury1 - 0Torquay Utd.LGE2
1995/1996Tue 31 OctTorquay Utd.0 - 2BuryLGE2
1994/1995Sat 08 AprTorquay Utd.2 - 2BuryLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Bury have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The Shakers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Torquay Utd. have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Gulls have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bury are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 24 matches. Torquay Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 23 points from 25 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bury62136127
Torquay Utd.62311099

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Torquay Utd. on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Bury. No-score draw

Sequence statistics:
Bury 4 games since last home draw.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Torquay Utd. No win in the 2 most recent games.

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