FM Preview: Charlton Athletic v Exeter City 19 Feb 2011

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History of the Charlton Athletic v Exeter City fixture

Charlton Ath. prepare to entertain Exeter City at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Addicks have won an impressive 11 of the 14 meetings between the two sides, drawing the other 3.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Valley was just last season, in September 2009, the Addicks carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Sat 04 SepExeter City1 - 0Charlton Ath.LGE1
2009/2010Sat 24 AprExeter City1 - 1Charlton Ath.LGE1
2009/2010Sat 26 SepCharlton Ath.2-1Exeter CityLGE1
2002/2003Sat 04 JanCharlton Ath.3 - 1Exeter CityFAC
1980/1981Sat 21 FebCharlton Ath.1 - 0Exeter CityLGE1
1980/1981Sat 27 SepExeter City4 - 3Charlton Ath.LGE1
1934/1935Sat 16 MarCharlton Ath.1 - 0Exeter CityD3S

Recent respective form guides

Charlton Athletic have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.

Exeter City have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The Grecians's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Charlton Ath.'s total of 47 points from their 28 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League One. Exeter City see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 38 points from their 29 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Charlton Ath.641110613
Exeter City6213797

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its a close one to call, but I think that Addicks's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Exeter City. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Charlton Ath. Won 3 successive home games.
6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Exeter City Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.