Reading 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 16 games played, Royals have recorded 4 wins, and Charlton Ath. have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in April 2007, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Mon 09 Apr||Charlton Ath.||0 - 0||Reading||PREM|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Reading||2 - 0||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|1997/1998||Fri 10 Apr||Charlton Ath.||3 - 0||Reading||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 06 Dec||Reading||2 - 0||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 11 Jan||Reading||2 - 2||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Sat 14 Sep||Charlton Ath.||1 - 0||Reading||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 20 Apr||Reading||0 - 0||Charlton Ath.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Addicks in those games, with 7 conceded.
Reading have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Charlton Ath.'s 3 points from 2 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position. Reading's total of 4 points from their 2 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Royals has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Charlton Ath.. Away win
|Charlton Ath.||4 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Reading||Undefeated in last 4 away games.|
5 games since last defeat.