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Last updated : 27 December 2008 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic fixture

Charlton Ath. face a trip to Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Sunday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Addicks will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 19 and win only 4 of the 30 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2008, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2008/2009Sat 22 NovCharlton Ath.2 - 5Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2007/2008Sat 01 MarSheff. Utd.0 - 2Charlton Ath.CHMP
2007/2008Tue 27 NovCharlton Ath.0 - 3Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2006/2007Sat 21 AprCharlton Ath.1 - 1Sheff. Utd.PREM
2006/2007Sat 02 DecSheff. Utd.2 - 1Charlton Ath.PREM
1999/2000Sat 26 FebCharlton Ath.1 - 0Sheff. Utd.CHMP
1999/2000Sat 18 SepSheff. Utd.1 - 2Charlton Ath.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Sheffield United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The Blades's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

The away form of Charlton Ath. is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Addicks have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Sheff. Utd. lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 38 points from their 25 games so far. Charlton Ath. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 25 games have yielded only 19 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Sheff. Utd.6141887
Charlton Ath.6033593

FootyMad's prediction ...

Addicks are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Sheff. Utd.. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Sheff. Utd. Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Charlton Ath. Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 9 away matches.
No win in the 15 most recent games.