Birmingham C. face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Blues will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 14 and win only 3 of the 25 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2005, with Charlton Ath. running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 10 Sep||Birmingham C.||0 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 15 Jan||Charlton Ath.||3 - 1||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Sep||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2003/2004||Mon 03 Nov||Birmingham C.||1 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Charlton Ath.||0 - 2||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Dec||Birmingham C.||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Addicks have scored 9, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
Birmingham C.'s away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Blues have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Charlton Ath. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 25 points from their 19 games played so far, Birmingham C. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 16 points from their 20 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Addicks, as the Blues have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Charlton Ath.||8 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 12 .
|Birmingham C.||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|