Chelsea face a trip to Charlton Athletic at The Valley on Saturday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2005, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Chelsea||2 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sun 22 Jan||Chelsea||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Wed 26 Oct||Chelsea||1 - 1||Charlton Ath.||LGEC|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Sep||Charlton Ath.||0 - 2||Chelsea||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 May||Chelsea||1 - 0||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 27 Nov||Charlton Ath.||0 - 4||Chelsea||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sun 08 Feb||Chelsea||1 - 0||Charlton Ath.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Charlton Athletic have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Addicks have scored 6, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Chelsea however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Blues's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 7 against.
Charlton Ath. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 20 points from their 25 games thus far. Chelsea sit in a healthy 2nd in the league, and have picked up 54 points from their 25 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Blues have been performing with great credit on their travels, and the Madmen see no reason why they should not return from The Valley with an easy victory. Away win
|Charlton Ath.||No sequences of note|
|Chelsea||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.