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Last Updated: Saturday, 7 May, 2005, 16:10 GMT 17:10 UK
Bury 0-1 Swansea
Adrian Forbes gave Swansea the perfect start at Bury
Adrian Forbes gave Swansea the perfect start at Bury
Swansea booked automatic promotion to League One with a nervy win at Bury on the last day of the season.

Adrian Forbes gave Swansea the lead after just 25 seconds, the midfielder sliding in to score left-footed from close range.

Bury's attacks kept Swansea nerves on a knife edge, with over-excited fans spilling onto the pitch at moments.

But after Southend were held to a 1-1 draw at Grimsby, Swansea leap-frogged them into third place and League One.


Bury: Garner, Scott, Challinor, Woodthorpe, Kennedy (Buchanan 75), Whaley, Flitcroft, Barry-Murphy, Mattis, Kazim-Richards, Shakes.
Subs Not Used: Collinge, Cartledge, Boshell, Barrow.

Booked: Flitcroft, Kazim-Richards, Barry-Murphy.

Swansea: Gueret, Ricketts, Iriekpen, Monk, Austin, Forbes, Martinez, O'Leary (Anderson 90), Britton, Trundle (McLeod 68), Thorpe (Connor 76).
Subs Not Used: Murphy, Gurney.

Booked: Austin, Martinez, Thorpe.

Goals: Forbes 1.

Att: 7,575

Ref: C Webster (Tyne & Wear).





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