Grimsby Town face a trip to Bury at Gigg Lane on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Mighty Mariners will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 18 and win only 5 of the 32 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in August 2006, with Bury running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Two match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Grimsby Town||2 - 0||Bury||LGE2|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Bury||3 - 0||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Mar||Grimsby Town||2 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|2005/2006||Mon 26 Dec||Bury||1 - 2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Fri 25 Mar||Bury||3 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Grimsby Town||5 - 1||Bury||LGE2|
|1998/1999||Sat 17 Apr||Grimsby Town||0 - 0||Bury||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Bury's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. The Shakers have conceded a disappointing 6 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 2 of their own chances.
Grimsby Town's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Mighty Mariners have hit 7 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bury are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 3 points from 1 games. Grimsby Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 1 from their 1 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Grimsby Town only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Gigg Lane will be a good result. Score draw
|Bury||Failed to win in previous 13 home matches.|
|Grimsby Town||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.