Barnsley travel to take on Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, looking to break their duck against the hosts. The Tykes have crashed to defeat in more than half of the matches.
The last time the two teams met at Charlton Ath. was back in August 1999, over five years ago, with Charlton Ath. running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1999/2000||Sat 04 Dec||Barnsley||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 07 Aug||Charlton Ath.||3 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 12 Apr||Barnsley||4 - 0||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 15 Feb||Charlton Ath.||2 - 2||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 16 Dec||Barnsley||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 30 Sep||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1994/1995||Sat 10 Dec||Barnsley||2 - 1||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Addicks in those games, with 8 conceded.
In complete contrast to Charlton Ath., Barnsley are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Tykes have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Charlton Ath. are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola Championship, and have accumulated 18 points from the 9 games they have played so far. Barnsley are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 15 points from 9 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Addicks, as the Tykes have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Charlton Ath.||Won 4 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
|Barnsley||6 games since last defeat.|