FootyMAD's Bury match preview

Last updated : 02 February 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Rotherham United v Bury fixture

Rotherham prepare to entertain Bury at Don Valley Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Millers are clearly on top, winning 59.38% of the games played between the two.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 21 OctBury1 - 2Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 11 MarBury3 - 0Rotherham U.LGE2
2007/2008Tue 06 NovRotherham U.2-1BuryLGE2
2000/2001Mon 01 JanBury0 - 0Rotherham U.LGE1
2000/2001Sat 26 AugRotherham U.1 - 2BuryLGE1
1996/1997Sat 28 DecRotherham U.1 - 1BuryLGE1
1996/1997Sat 07 SepBury3 - 1Rotherham U.LGE1

Recent respective form guides

Rotherham United 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, 6 to 4.

Bury have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Shakers have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Rotherham are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola League Two having mustered a points tally of 26 from their 27 matches played after their 17 point deduction. Bury are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League Two, and have accumulated 49 points from the 29 games they have played so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.6213477

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Millers go into their game against Bury in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
BuryWon each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.