FootyMAD's Charlton Athletic match preview

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Last updated : 23 November 2009
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History of the Charlton Athletic v Bristol Rovers fixture

Bristol Rvs. travel to take on 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 15 and win only 4 of the 25 games.

The last time the two teams met at Charlton Ath. was well over fifteen years ago, back in August 1992, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4 - 1 thriller, in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
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
1990/1991Sat 01 SepBristol Rvs.2 - 1Charlton Ath.CHMP
1979/1980Sat 01 MarCharlton Ath.4 - 0Bristol Rvs.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Charlton Athletic are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Addicks, with 5 goals against.

Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Pirates have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Charlton Ath. are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 33 points from the 17 games they have played so far. Bristol Rvs. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 28 from their 17 games so far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Charlton Ath.6123995
Bristol Rvs.62049146

FootyMad's prediction ...

Bristol Rvs. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Charlton Ath. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Charlton Ath. Unbeaten in the last 14 home games.
Bristol Rvs. Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.

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