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12:45 16th September 2014

MATCH PREVIEW: Charlton v Wolves

Wolves travel to The Valley on Tuesday evening to take on Charlton in their seventh fixture of the 2014/15 Sky Bet Championship season.

The Addicks are currently fifth in the league having taken 12 points from their opening six Sky Bet Championship games, defeating high-flying Watford 1-0 in their last outing at The Valley.

Yoni Buyens scored the only goal of the game just three minutes in, netting from the spot after Heurelho Gomes fouled Igor Vetokele.

Having taken 13 points from their opening six games, Wolves are positioned two places above Charlton in the Sky Bet Championship table. After securing wins over Norwich, Fulham, Cardiff and Blackburn, Wolves shared the spoils in a 0-0 draw with league strugglers Blackpool in their last outing at Bloomfield Road.

Both sides struck the woodwork but neither could find the breakthrough in what was a keenly fought encounter in Blackpool.   

Charlton and Wolves last met at The Valley in April 2013; Dorian Dervite opened the scoring for Charlton on the hour mark before Kevin Doyle equalised for Wolves just three minutes later. The home side went on to snatch victory in the dying embers of the game through a last-minute Jonathan Obika strike. 
Team News

Addicks midfielder Johann Berg Gudmundsson may miss the match after a groin injury forced him off 28 minutes into Saturday's 1-0 win over Watford.

Right-back Chris Solly may be left out to rest a long-standing knee problem

Kenny Jackett again has a fully fit squad to choose from going into Tuesday's game. Bakary Sako and Lee Evans may be in contention to return to the starting line-up after missing Saturday's draw with Blackpool having recently returned from international duty. 

Pre Match Views

Kenny Jackett


Charlton: 19/10 Draw: 23/10 Wolves: 7/5
Sky Bet have Wolves as slight favourites going into the fixture but believe the Addicks have every chance of earning the three points.

To place a bet on Tuesday's game or any other football match across the country, sign up for a Sky Bet account via Wolves' official link.

(Odds subject to change)


If you can't make the game on Tuesday you can follow the action through live commentary on Wolves Player, minute-by-minute text updates on Wolves' official Twitter account or via the Live Matchday Blog.

Make sure to keep an eye on the official website and the Wolves YouTube account for all post-match reaction and match highlights.