Charlton Ath. face a trip to Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Addicks will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2005, with Charlton Ath. inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Pompey in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Charlton Ath.||0 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2005/2006||Mon 17 Apr||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Oct||Portsmouth||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 09 Apr||Portsmouth||4 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 21 Aug||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Portsmouth||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 04 Oct||Portsmouth||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Pompey in those games, with 6 conceded.
In complete contrast to Portsmouth, Charlton Ath. are having a torrid time on their travels, losing every single one of the last six matches played! Addicks have conceded 17 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Portsmouth find themselves in a respectable 6th position, courtesy of the 37 points they have accumulated from 23 games. Charlton Ath. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 16 points from their 23 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Pompey, as the Addicks have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Portsmouth||Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Charlton Ath.||Lost each of the previous 7 away matches.|
Not won in previous 24 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.