FM Preview: Charlton Athletic v Tranmere Rovers 05 Mar 2011

Footymad preview History of the Charlton Athletic v Tranmere Rovers fixture

Tranmere Rovers face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 13 games played, Rovers have recorded 2 wins, and Charlton Athletic have come away with 5 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in January 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 18 Sep Tranmere Rvs. 1 - 1 Charlton Ath. League One
2009/2010 Sat 30 Jan Charlton Ath. 1-1 Tranmere Rvs. League One
2009/2010 Sat 29 Aug Tranmere Rvs. 0 - 4 Charlton Ath. League One
1999/2000 Tue 26 Oct Charlton Ath. 3 - 2 Tranmere Rvs. League Division One
1999/2000 Sat 25 Sep Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 2 Charlton Ath. League Division One
1997/1998 Sat 25 Apr Charlton Ath. 2 - 0 Tranmere Rvs. League Division One
1997/1998 Sat 25 Oct Tranmere Rvs. 2 - 2 Charlton Ath. League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Charlton Athletic have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Addicks's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Tranmere Rovers have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Rovers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Charlton Athletic lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League One, picking up 47 points from their 31 games so far.

Tranmere Rovers find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 38 points from their 32 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Charlton Athletic 6 2 0 4 7 11 6
Tranmere Rovers 6 2 1 3 9 7 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Addicks, as the Rovers have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Charlton Athletic Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 4 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Tranmere Rovers Not won in previous 3 away matches.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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