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Historical stats on the Shakers

Biggest Victories:

  • 10 Jan 1970 - Bury 8 Tranmere Rovers 0 - Div 3Bury 8 Tranmere Rovers 0 - 11 Jan 1970
  • 16 Dec 1968 - Bury 8 Burnley 1 - Div 2
  • 16 Sep 1958 - Bury 8 Tranmere Rovers 1 - Div 2
  • 10 Nov 1951 - Bury 8 Southampton 2 - Div 2
  • 02 Feb 1897 - Bury 12 Stockton 1 - FA Cup
  • 19 Apr 1903 - Bury 6 Derby County 0 FA Cup Final
  • 12 Sep 1961 - Bury 5 Brighton 1 - FL Cup 

Biggest Defeats:

  • 06 Apr 1896 - Sheffield United 8 Bury 0 - Div 1
  • 08 Dec 1979 - Swindon Town 8 Bury 0 - Div 3
  • 07 Jan 1939 - Fulham 6 Bury 0 - FA Cup
  • 22 Jan 1966 - Leeds United 6 Bury 0 - FA Cup
  • 25 Oct 1983 - West Ham United 10 Bury 0 - FL Cup
  • 23 Sep 1980 - Bury 0 Notts Forest 7 - FL Cup

Most points in a season

  • League Two - 85 Points (3 points per win) 2015/15
  • Division 4 - 84 Points (3 points per win) 1984/85
  • Division 3 - 68 Points (2 points per win) 1960/61

Most goals in a season

  • Division 3 - 108 goals - 1960/61

Most goals conceded in a season

  • Division 1 - 99 goals - 1928/29

Most league wins in a season

  • 30 Wins - 1960/61

Most league draws in a season

  • 20 draws - 1978/79 season

Most league defeats in a season

  • 25 defeats - 1956/57, 1966/67

Highest goalscorer in a season

  • Craig Madden - 43 goals 1981/82 season (35 league & 8 Cup)

Most goals in a single game

  • Div 2 - v Rotherham United - 5 Goals for Ray Pointer 02 Oct 1965
  • Div 2 - v Millwall - 5 Goals for Eddie Quigly 15 Dec 1947

Oldest player in a league game

  • Bruce Grobbelaar - 40 years and 337 days

Youngest player in a league game

  • Jimmy Kerr - 16 years and 15 days

Youngest player in any first team game

  • Chukwuemeka David Obi, 15 years and 86 days

Most capped player

  • Bill Gorman, 11 caps for Eire

Most appearances

  • Norman Bullock, 539 (506 league, 33 Cup) games from 1920 to 1935.

Most career goalsCraig Madden - Record Goalscorer

  • Craig Madden, 153 (129 league, 25 cup) goals from 1977 to 1986

Most undefeated league matches

  • 18 games - 1960/61, 2002/03

Most undefeated home games

  • 25 - 1967/68 season

Most undefeated away matches

  • 11 - 2015

Top Goalscorers - League (Over 100 goals)

  • 128 Craig Madden
  • 125 Norman Bullock
  • 122 Wally Amos
  • 115 George Jones
  • 107 John Reid Smith
  • 102 David Robbie

Consecutive games scored in

  • 9 Games, Ryan Lowe - 2010/11 Season