FootyMAD's Charlton Athletic match preview

Last updated : 26 January 2009 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Charlton Athletic v Crystal Palace fixture

Crystal Palace face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 31 games played, Eagles have recorded 10 wins, and Charlton Ath. have come away with 11 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, with Charlton Ath. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Tue 30 SepCrystal Palace1 - 0Charlton Ath.CHMP
2007/2008Fri 08 FebCharlton Ath.2 - 0Crystal PalaceCHMP
2007/2008Sat 01 SepCrystal Palace0 - 1Charlton Ath.CHMP
2004/2005Sun 15 MayCharlton Ath.2 - 2Crystal PalacePREM
2004/2005Sun 05 DecCrystal Palace0 - 1Charlton Ath.PREM
2004/2005Wed 27 OctCharlton Ath.1 - 2Crystal PalaceLGEC
1999/2000Sat 25 MarCrystal Palace0 - 1Charlton Ath.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Charlton Athletic will be hoping to improve on their poor home form, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While Addicks have scored 6, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.

Crystal Palace's away form is none too clever either, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Charlton Ath. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 28 games have yielded only 19 points. Crystal Palace's 40 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Charlton Ath.61145124
Crystal Palace62139117

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Eagles of late away from home, but your FootyMad panel sees things improving, starting here at The Valley with Crystal Palace coasting to victory. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Charlton Ath. Failed to win in previous 10 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Crystal Palace Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.