Charlton Ath. prepare to entertain Birmingham City at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Addicks are clearly on top, having won 13 and lost only 3 of the 24 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Valley was less than a year ago, in April 2004, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Sep||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1-1||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Mon 03 Nov||Birmingham C.||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Charlton Ath.||0 - 2||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Dec||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sat 30 Oct||Birmingham C.||1 - 0||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 02 Oct||Charlton Ath.||1 - 0||Birmingham C.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Addicks in those games, with 9 conceded.
The Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occassions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Blues's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Charlton Ath.'s 31 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 8th position. Birmingham C. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 26 points from their 22 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Both teams are displaying reasonable form at the moment, and for that reason, the Madmen predict the game will end in stalemate. Score draw
|Charlton Ath.||9 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Birmingham C.||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.