FM Preview: Bury v Yeovil Town 21 Jan 2012

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Last updated : 20 January 2012

Footymad preview History of the Bury v Yeovil Town fixture

Yeovil Town travel to take on Bury at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. Both of the previous encounters have resulted in a drawn game.

The last time the two teams met at Bury was back in August 2004, over five years ago, with Bury running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League Two match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 01 Oct Yeovil Town 1 - 3 Bury League One
2004/2005 Sat 19 Mar Yeovil Town 0 - 1 Bury League Two
2004/2005 Sat 07 Aug Bury 3-1 Yeovil Town League Two
2003/2004 Sat 17 Apr Yeovil Town 2 - 1 Bury League Division Three
2003/2004 Sat 01 Nov Bury 2 - 1 Yeovil Town League Division Three
1963/1964 Sat 04 Jan Yeovil Town 0 - 2 Bury F.A. Cup
1948/1949 Sat 08 Jan Yeovil Town 3 - 1 Bury F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Bury have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Shakers have scored 5, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

Yeovil Town have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Bury's 34 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Yeovil Town are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 24 points from their 26 games thus far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Bury 6 2 1 3 7 12 7
Yeovil Town 6 1 2 3 6 12 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Neither team is setting the world alight, and we think this game will result in a narrow home win for the Shakers. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Bury Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Yeovil Town Not won in previous 4 away matches.

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Yeovil Town Match Reports

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