FootyMAD's Charlton Athletic match preview

Last updated : 27 October 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 at tea-time on Saturday, looking to continue an impressive record. The Magpies are clearly on top, having won 21 and lost only 7 of the 33 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. James' Park was less than a year ago, in February 2006, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sun 26 MarCharlton Ath.3 - 1Newcastle Utd.PREM
2005/2006Wed 22 FebNewcastle Utd.0-0Charlton Ath.PREM
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

Recent respective form guides

Newcastle United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Magpies in those games, with 6 conceded.

The away form of Charlton Ath. is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! While the Addicks have hit 4 goals, 17 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Newcastle Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 7 points from 9 matches. Charlton Ath. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 9 games have yielded only 4 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Newcastle Utd.6303769
Charlton Ath.6213467

FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Magpies. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Newcastle Utd. 5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Charlton Ath. Lost each of the previous 8 away matches.
Not won in previous 15 away matches.