FM Preview: Charlton Athletic v Bristol Rovers 23 Nov 2010

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History of the Charlton Athletic v Bristol Rovers fixture

Bristol Rvs. face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Pirates will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 16 and win only 4 of the 26 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2009, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4 - 2 thriller, in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Mon 15 FebBristol Rvs.2 - 1Charlton Ath.LGE1
2009/2010Tue 24 NovCharlton Ath.4 - 2Bristol Rvs.LGE1
1992/1993Wed 27 JanBristol Rvs.0 - 2Charlton Ath.CHMP
1992/1993Tue 25 AugCharlton Ath.4 - 1Bristol Rvs.CHMP
1991/1992Sat 02 MayBristol Rvs.1 - 0Charlton Ath.CHMP
1991/1992Sat 12 OctCharlton Ath.1 - 0Bristol Rvs.CHMP
1990/1991Sat 12 JanCharlton Ath.2 - 2Bristol Rvs.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Charlton Athletic have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

In complete contrast to Charlton Ath., Bristol Rvs. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Pirates's have scored 13 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 14.

Charlton Ath. are holding the final promotion place in the Npower League One, and have accumulated 31 points from the 17 games they have played so far. Bristol Rvs. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 21 points from their 17 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Charlton Ath.651013316
Bristol Rvs.612311145

FootyMad's prediction ...

Pirates are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Charlton Ath.. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Charlton Ath. Won 3 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Bristol Rvs. No win in the 2 most recent games.