Sheff. Utd. face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Blades will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 15 and win only 4 of the 29 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2007, 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:|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|1999/2000||Sat 26 Feb||Charlton Ath.||1 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 18 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sun 28 Dec||Sheff. Utd.||4 - 1||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Tue 09 Dec||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sun 04 May||Charlton Ath.||0 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Addicks in those games, with 4 conceded.
Sheff. Utd. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Blades's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Charlton Ath. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 31 points from 17 games. Sheff. Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 21 points from their 17 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Sheff. Utd. have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Charlton Ath. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Charlton Ath.||4 games since last home draw.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 7 .
|Sheff. Utd.||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.