FootyMAD's Bury match preview

History of the Mansfield Town v Bury fixture

Mansfield Town prepare to entertain Bury at Field Mill on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Stags have recorded 11 wins, and Bury have come away with 9 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Field Mill was just last season, in September 2003, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 5-3 thriller, in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Tue 16 MarBury3 - 0Mansfield TownLGE2
2003/2004Tue 16 SepMansfield Town5-3BuryLGE2
2000/2001Sat 09 DecBury2 - 1Mansfield TownAM
1999/2000Tue 07 DecMansfield Town2 - 1BuryAM
1995/1996Sat 06 AprBury0 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2
1995/1996Sat 28 OctMansfield Town1 - 5BuryLGE2
1994/1995Sat 25 MarBury2 - 2Mansfield TownLGE2

Recent respective form guides

Mansfield Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 8.

Bury have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Mansfield Town's total of 22 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League Two. Bury lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 21 from their 15 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

This is certainly an intriguing match for the Stags, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Mansfield Town Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Bury Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.