FM Preview: Charlton Athletic v Rochdale 21 Feb 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 20th February 2012
The game between Charlton Athletic and Rochdale in the League One on 21st February 2012 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Charlton Athletic v Rochdale fixture
Charlton Athletic prepare to entertain Rochdale at The Valley on Tuesday evening, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. All the previous meetings between the two have been won by the Addicks.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Valley was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Charlton Athletic running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Rochdale||2 - 3||Charlton Ath.||League One|
|2010/2011||Mon 25 Apr||Charlton Ath.||3-1||Rochdale||League One|
|2010/2011||Tue 29 Mar||Rochdale||2 - 0||Charlton Ath.||League One|
|2004/2005||Sat 08 Jan||Charlton Ath.||4 - 1||Rochdale||F.A. Cup|
|1973/1974||Sat 16 Mar||Rochdale||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||Third Division|
|1973/1974||Sat 20 Oct||Charlton Ath.||3 - 0||Rochdale||Third Division|
|1972/1973||Sat 06 Jan||Charlton Ath.||1 - 0||Rochdale||Third Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Addicks in those games, with 3 conceded.
In complete contrast to Charlton Athletic, Rochdale are having a torrid time on their travels, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Dale have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 0 in reply.
Charlton Athletic are leading the way in the npower League One, with their 30 games giving them a return of 68 points.
Rochdale are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower League One with a return of just 27 points from their 30 games thus far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its good news for Charlton Athletic fans, because, with them being in such great nick at home, we just cannot see any further than an emphatic home win for the Addicks. Home win
|Charlton Athletic||Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Unbeaten run of 6 matches.
|Rochdale||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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