Man City face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley at lunchtime on Saturday, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 24 games played, Sky Blues have recorded 6 wins, and Charlton Ath. have come away with 11 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2003, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 3 winners in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 28 Aug||Man City||4 - 0||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Wed 07 Jan||Man City||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sun 17 Aug||Charlton Ath.||0 - 3||Man City||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 14 Dec||Charlton Ath.||2 - 2||Man City||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 16 Nov||Man City||0 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 30 Dec||Man City||1 - 4||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2000/2001||Sat 19 Aug||Charlton Ath.||4 - 0||Man City||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. A generous 11 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Man City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Sky Blues have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Charlton Ath.'s 43 points from 30 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 7th position. Man City see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 36 points from their 30 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Addicks, as the Sky Blues have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Charlton Ath.||15 games since last home draw.|
|Man City||An overall losing run of 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.