FM Preview: Bournemouth v Charlton Athletic 03 Mar 2012

Footymad preview History of the Bournemouth v Charlton Athletic fixture

Charlton Athletic face a trip to Bournemouth at Dean Court on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Addicks will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 8 and win only 3 of the 14 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 06 Aug Charlton Ath. 3 - 0 Bournemouth League One
2010/2011 Sat 26 Mar Bournemouth 2 - 2 Charlton Ath. League One
2010/2011 Sat 07 Aug Charlton Ath. 1 - 0 Bournemouth League One
1999/2000 Tue 21 Sep Bournemouth 0 - 0 Charlton Ath. League Cup
1999/2000 Tue 14 Sep Charlton Ath. 0 - 0 Bournemouth League Cup
1980/1981 Sat 13 Dec Charlton Ath. 2 - 1 Bournemouth F.A. Cup
1974/1975 Sat 05 Apr Charlton Ath. 2 - 3 Bournemouth Third Division

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Recent respective form guides

Bournemouth are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Cherries in those games, with 5 conceded.

The Addicks have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Addicks's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.

Bournemouth's 44 points from 33 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Charlton Athletic are leading the way in the npower League One, with their 33 games giving them a return of 75 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Bournemouth 6 1 1 4 3 5 4
Charlton Athletic 6 3 3 0 11 4 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Charlton Athletic are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Bournemouth Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Charlton Athletic Undefeated in last 4 away games.
10 games since last defeat.

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