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1 July 2012

More historical stats on the Shakers

Biggest Victories:
  • 10 Jan 1970 - Bury 8 Tranmere Rovers 0 - Div 3
  • 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
  • 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
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 goals
  • 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

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