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Ace Football previews the League One round 36 match between Northampton and Charlton and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

When Charlton come to Sixfields Stadium for the League One match this coming Saturday, Northampton will be hoping to use their home advantage to their advantage.

Sitting bottom of the table, Charlton have claimed 37 points after 35 rounds, while Northampton have amassed 48 points. This places the latter as number 11 in the League One at the moment.


Form: Northampton vs Charlton

Northampton Form

Northampton look good before their upcoming match, in which they seek to remain unbeaten. In their last three matches, they first beat Bristol Rovers by 3-1, before drawing 2-2 with Oxford. They were back as winners last time out, when they took out Burton 0-2. Northampton claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the League One. They also drew two and lost one, as they scored eight and conceded six goals.

Charlton Form

Charlton look solid currently after going three matches unbeaten, which started by drawing 3-3 against Bolton. They followed that up by sharing the spoils with Portsmouth in a 0-0 draw, before taking out Derby in a 1-2 win. Charlton managed to win just once in their past six away games in the League One. On top of winning once they also drew three as well as losing two, while scoring 12 time and letting in nine.

Betting facts for Northampton and Charlton

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

  • In 9 of the last 10 Northampton home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 9 of the last 10 Northampton home matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Northampton have scored in 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Northampton played, both teams scored
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Northampton played in the League One, both teams scored
  • Charlton have not won the last 18 matches in a row
  • Charlton have not won the last 16 matches in a row in the League One
  • Charlton have conceded in 27 of the last 29 away matches
  • Charlton have not won 21 of the last 23 away matches
  • Charlton have conceded in 25 of the last 27 matches

In-form players: Northampton vs Charlton

Marc Leonard has been great for Northampton lately, hitting the target four times, which makes him worth considering in the betting market. Charlton are optimistic that Freddie Ladapo doubles up on the one goal he provided in their past six outings.

Betting markets: Northampton vs Charlton

Full-time result

Northampton won six of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Sixfields Stadium. They drew two and lost two as well, while Charlton won one of their last 10 games away. They drew five and lost four.

Both teams to score

Northampton scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. Curiously, Charlton only scored the opening goal of the match in two of the last ten away games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Northampton managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Charlton kept their opponent from scoring in one of their last 10 matches. Charlton have scored in 3 consecutive meetings with Northampton when playing at away ground.

Total goals

Northampton saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in four of the last ten matches that Charlton played across all tournaments. They scored one time on average in the process.

Recommended tip: Northampton vs Charlton

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 Northampton vs Charlton mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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