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League One: Charlton vs Barnsley – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the League One round 43 match between Charlton and Barnsley and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Charlton enjoy home advantage, when visitors Barnsley swing by this coming Saturday for a clash in the League One. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count.


Form: Charlton vs Barnsley

Charlton Form

Charlton have three draws to show from their last three games, as Fleetwood held on to a 1-1 draw. Against Exeter, the score was 1-1, while their most recent match finished 0-0 against Stevenage. Charlton only managed one meagre home win from a possible six at The Valley, Charlton in the League One. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored six and conceded seven goals.

Barnsley Form

In their last three matches, Barnsley drew 0-0 with Cheltenham, lost 0-2 against Cambridge U and beat Burton 1-3. Barnsley recorded a very decent outcome of four wins from six away matches in the League One, in which they banged in 14 goals, whilst conceding eight. They remained undefeated, but did draw twice.

Betting facts for Charlton and Barnsley

Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Charlton and Barnsley. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.

  • Charlton have conceded in 27 of the last 29 matches in the League One
  • Charlton have conceded in 25 of the last 27 matches
  • Charlton have not lost the last 10 matches in a row
  • Charlton have not lost the last 10 matches in a row in the League One
  • In 8 of the last 10 matches Charlton played, both teams scored
  • Barnsley have not lost 22 of the last 23 away matches in the League One
  • In 12 of the last 13 away matches Barnsley played, both teams scored
  • Barnsley have scored in 25 of the last 27 matches
  • Barnsley have scored in the last 14 away matches in a row
  • In 10 of the last 11 away matches Barnsley played in the League One, both teams scored

Players in form: Charlton vs Barnsley

It is difficult to look past John McAtee, when searching for a goalscorer, as he is seems in wonderful shape. He hit the target four times in recent League One matches for Barnsley, with a total for the season saying ten goals scored in this League One campaign. With four goals lately for Charlton in the League One, Alfie May is also a player to look out for.

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Full-time result

Charlton claimed one wins, drew five and lost four of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Barnsley won seven, drew three and lost zero of their last 10 games away. Charlton are on a fine streak of 10 matches without defeat. Barnsley are on a serious roll of now 11 away matches on the spin without defeat. Charlton have not lost to Barnsley in 3 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Amazingly, Charlton scored the first goal of the match in just three out of the last ten games at home. Interestingly, Barnsley scored the opening goal of the match in just two of their last ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 6 consecutive away games Barnsley played. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Charlton managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Barnsley kept their opponent from scoring in one of their last 10 matches. Charlton have scored in 10 consecutive league meetings with Barnsley.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Charlton, who scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Of the last ten games for Barnsley, seven had more than 2.5 goals, while they managed to score an average of 1.8 times goals per game.

Suggested bet: Charlton vs Barnsley

To summarize, the upcoming League One clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Charlton vs Barnsley mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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