FootyMAD's Charlton Athletic match preview

Last updated : 21 February 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Newcastle United v Charlton Athletic fixture

Newcastle Utd. prepare to entertain Charlton Athletic at St. James' Park on Wednesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 21 wins out of 32 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was just last season, in February 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 05 FebNewcastle Utd.1-1Charlton Ath.PREM
2004/2005Sun 17 OctCharlton Ath.1 - 1Newcastle Utd.PREM
2003/2004Sat 20 MarNewcastle Utd.3 - 1Charlton Ath.PREM
2003/2004Sat 20 DecCharlton Ath.0 - 0Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sat 15 MarCharlton Ath.0 - 2Newcastle Utd.PREM
2002/2003Sat 26 OctNewcastle Utd.2 - 1Charlton Ath.PREM
2001/2002Sat 20 AprNewcastle Utd.3 - 0Charlton Ath.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Newcastle United have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These games have seen the Magpies score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 3.

In complete contrast to Newcastle Utd., Charlton Ath. are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Addicks have hit 9 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Newcastle Utd. find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 25 matches. Charlton Ath. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 33 points from their 25 games played so far,

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Newcastle Utd.64027512
Charlton Ath.631210810

FootyMad's prediction ...

Newcastle Utd. may be coming up against a decent side in Charlton Ath., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Magpies. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Newcastle Utd. 5 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
Charlton Ath. Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.