FM Preview: Exeter City v Charlton Athletic 28 Jan 2012

Footymad preview History of the Exeter City v Charlton Athletic fixture

Exeter City prepare to entertain Charlton Athletic at St James' Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 10 of the 14 contests.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at St James' Park was just last season, in September 2010, the Grecians carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Sep Charlton Ath. 2 - 0 Exeter City League One
2010/2011 Sat 19 Feb Charlton Ath. 1 - 3 Exeter City League One
2010/2011 Sat 04 Sep Exeter City 1-0 Charlton Ath. League One
2009/2010 Sat 24 Apr Exeter City 1 - 1 Charlton Ath. League One
2009/2010 Sat 26 Sep Charlton Ath. 2 - 1 Exeter City League One
2002/2003 Sat 04 Jan Charlton Ath. 3 - 1 Exeter City F.A. Cup
1980/1981 Sat 21 Feb Charlton Ath. 1 - 0 Exeter City Third Division

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Recent respective form guides

Exeter City remain unbeaten in their last six home games, though five of those have been draws. These games have seen the Grecians score just 5 goals, though they have conceded 2.

The Addicks have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Addicks's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Exeter City find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 27 matches.

Charlton Athletic are leading the way in the npower League One, with their 26 games giving them a return of 60 points.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Exeter City 6 1 3 2 4 6 6
Charlton Athletic 6 4 0 2 7 7 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the Grecians of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Charlton Athletic, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Exeter City Drawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Charlton Athletic 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.

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