Southampton face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 27 games played, Saints have recorded 7 wins, and Charlton Ath. have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Apr||Charlton Ath.||1 - 1||Southampton||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 03 Nov||Southampton||0 - 1||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sun 26 Dec||Southampton||0 - 0||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Mon 13 Sep||Charlton Ath.||0 - 0||Southampton||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 15 May||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Southampton||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sun 07 Dec||Southampton||3 - 2||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Charlton Ath.||2 - 1||Southampton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Addicks have scored 7, a worringly large 14 have been leaked at the other end.
Southampton's away form is none too clever either, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Saints's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Charlton Ath. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 16 points from their 19 games thus far. Southampton are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 20 points from 19 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Southampton are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win
|Charlton Ath.||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 9 most recent games.
|Southampton||4 games since last away draw.|