Portsmouth pack their bags to visit Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 46 games played, Pompey have recorded 14 wins, and Charlton Ath. have come away with 17 victories.
The previous match played between the two at The Valley was more than three years back, in April 2000, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 04 Oct||Portsmouth||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|1999/2000||Fri 21 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 16 Oct||Portsmouth||0 - 2||Charlton Ath.||LD1|
|1997/1998||Sat 18 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 0||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1997/1998||Sat 20 Dec||Portsmouth||0 - 2||Charlton Ath.||LD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 19 Apr||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Portsmouth||LD1|
|1996/1997||Sat 12 Oct||Portsmouth||2 - 0||Charlton Ath.||LD1|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Portsmouth is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Pompey have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Charlton Ath.'s 43 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position. Portsmouth are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 30 points from 30 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Addicks, as the Pompey have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Charlton Ath.||8 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Portsmouth||4 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.