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 6 of the 34 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 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:|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Feb||Grimsby Town||1 - 2||Bury||LGE2|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||Bury||0 - 2||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Tue 29 Jan||Grimsby Town||1 - 0||Bury||LGE2|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Bury||1 - 1||Grimsby Town||LGE2|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Bury have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The The Shakers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
The away form of Grimsby Town is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Mighty Mariners have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Bury lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League Two, picking up 6 points from their 3 games so far. Grimsby Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 3 games have yielded only 0 points.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Mighty Mariners are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Bury. Home win
|Bury||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Grimsby Town||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.