FM Preview: Hartlepool United v Charlton Athletic 15 Feb 2011

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History of the Hartlepool United v Charlton Athletic fixture

Charlton Ath. face a trip to Hartlepool United at Victoria Park on Tuesday evening, and will hope to continue their unbeaten record at the ground. Addicks won the only previous game contested between the two teams.

The only previous meeting between Hartlepool U. and Charlton Ath. at was just last season, in August 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 19 JanCharlton Ath.2 - 1Hartlepool U.LGE1
2009/2010Sat 15 AugHartlepool U.0 - 2Charlton Ath.LGE1
2005/2006Tue 20 SepCharlton Ath.3 - 1Hartlepool U.LGEC

Recent respective form guides

Hartlepool United have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Pools in those games, with 7 conceded.

Charlton Ath. have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The Addicks's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Hartlepool U. see themselves just below half way in the Npower League One, showing a record of 37 points from their 28 games played so far, Charlton Ath.'s total of 47 points from their 27 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League One.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Hartlepool U.61233135
Charlton Ath.64119713

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Addicks has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Hartlepool U.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Hartlepool U. Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Charlton Ath. Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.