Portsmouth are ready to welcome Charlton Athletic to Fratton Park on Saturday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Pompey are clearly on top, having won 24 and lost only 10 of the 44 games.
The previous match played between the two at Fratton Park was more than three years back, in October 1999, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1999/2000||Fri 21 Apr||Charlton||1 - 1||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 16 Oct||Portsmouth||0-2||Charlton||LD1|
|1997/1998||Sat 18 Apr||Charlton||1 - 0||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1997/1998||Sat 20 Dec||Portsmouth||0 - 2||Charlton||LD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 19 Apr||Charlton||2 - 1||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 12 Oct||Portsmouth||2 - 0||Charlton||LD1|
|1995/1996||Sat 02 Mar||Portsmouth||2 - 1||Charlton||LD1|
Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. In this time, Pompey have rattled up an impressive 18 goals, and conceded 7.
In complete contrast to Portsmouth, Charlton are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Addicks's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Portsmouth's 9 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Charlton see themselves just below half way in the Barclaycard Premiership, showing a record of 8 points from their 7 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Portsmouth may be coming up against a decent side in Charlton, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Pompey. Home Win
|Portsmouth||15 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Charlton||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|