FM Preview: Charlton Athletic v Colchester United 01 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 31st January 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Charlton Athletic and Colchester United at 19:45 on Tuesday, 1st February 2011 in the League One.
Charlton Ath. prepare to entertain Colchester United at The Valley on Tuesday evening,
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Valley was less than a year ago, in April 2010, the Addicks carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 01 Jan||Colchester U.||3 - 3||Charlton Ath.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Tue 13 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1-0||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Tue 29 Sep||Colchester U.||3 - 0||Charlton Ath.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Tue 01 Jan||Charlton Ath.||1 - 2||Colchester U.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Sep||Colchester U.||2 - 2||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1983/1984||Sat 07 Jan||Colchester U.||0 - 1||Charlton Ath.||FAC|
|1980/1981||Sat 28 Feb||Colchester U.||2 - 0||Charlton Ath.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Colchester U. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the U's have hit 5 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Charlton Ath. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Npower League One, picking up 38 points from their 24 games so far. Colchester U.'s 38 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Charlton Ath., and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. Score draw
|Charlton Ath.||4 games since last home draw.|
|Colchester U.||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|