FootyMAD's Bury match preview

Last updated : 23 March 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Rotherham United v Bury fixture

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

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season at Millmoor, in November 2007, The Millers carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Two match.

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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 only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by The Millers in those games, with 3 conceded.

Bury have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Shakers have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 4 against.

Rotherham see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League Two, showing a record of 43 points from their 35 games played so far, Bury are just outside the promotion places, in 5th, having taken 62 points from 38 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Rotherham U.641112413

FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Rotherham U.Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
BuryPrevious 2 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.