FootyMAD's Bury match preview

History of the Oxford United v Bury fixture

Oxford Utd. prepare to entertain Bury at The Kassam Stadium on Saturday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 12 games played, U's have recorded 4 wins, and Bury have come away with 2 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Kassam Stadium was just last season, in August 2002, the U's carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Division Three match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2003/2004Sat 18 OctBury0 - 4Oxford Utd.LD3
2002/2003Tue 25 MarBury1 - 1Oxford Utd.LD3
2002/2003Sat 10 AugOxford Utd.2-1BuryLD3
2000/2001Sat 17 FebBury3 - 1Oxford Utd.LD2
2000/2001Sat 16 SepOxford Utd.1 - 0BuryLD2
1999/2000Tue 21 MarBury1 - 2Oxford Utd.LD2
1999/2000Sat 13 NovOxford Utd.1 - 1BuryLD2

Recent respective form guides

Oxford United are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the U's in those games, with 6 conceded.

In complete contrast to Oxford Utd., Bury are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Shakers have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Oxford Utd. are holding the final promotion place in the Nationwide League Division Three, and have accumulated 59 points from the 31 games they have played so far. Bury see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division Three, showing a record of 37 points from their 31 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Oxford Utd.6213797
Bury6222548

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its good news for Oxford Utd. fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, I just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the U's. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Oxford Utd. Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Bury Not won in previous 7 away matches.