LONDON. Charlton Athletic and Forest Green Rovers draw 1-1. C. Blackett-Taylor scored the first goal (9′) for Charlton Athletic. C. Wickham made it even (45′). Charlton Athletic was much superior in terms of ball possession (65%)
The match was played at the The Valley stadium in London on Tuesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was John Busby with the help of Stephen Finch and Andrew Bennett. The 4th official was Alan Young. The weather was rainy. The temperature was pleasant at 15.8 degrees Celsius or 60.51 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 92%.
Charlton Athletic had a strong ball possession 65% while Forest Green Rovers was struggling with a 35% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Charlton Athletic was more aggressive with 69 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 7 were on target. Notwithstanding, that was not enough Charlton Athletic to win the match.
Charlton Athletic shot 18 times, 7 on target, 11 off target. Regarding the opposition, Forest Green Rovers shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target.
Charlton Athletic received 3 yellow cards (C. McGrandles, S. Clare and R. Inniss). On the opposite side, Forest Green Rovers received 3 yellow cards (D. Davis, D. Bernard and C. O’Keeffe).
R. Inniss (Charlton Athletic) was sent off after receiving a second yellow card (90′).
After this match, Charlton Athletic will have 10 points like Oxford United and Lincoln City to sit in the 14th place. Regarding the opposition, Forest Green Rovers will have 8 points like Bristol Rovers and Cheltenham Town to sit in the 20th place.
In the next match in the League One, Charlton Athletic will play away against Cheltenham Town on the 6th of May with a 2-0 head to head stats in favor of Cheltenham Town (1 draw).
Forest Green Rovers will play away agasint Cambridge United on the 6th of May with a 10-5 head to head stats in favor of Forest Green Rovers (10 draws).
Charlton Athletic – Formation
Charlton Athletic started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Ben Garner decided to play with the following team: Joseph Wollacott, Sean Clare , Ryan Inniss , Eoghan O’Connell , Richard Chin , Conor McGrandles , George Dobson , Jesurun Rak-Sakyi , Jack Payne , Corey Blackett-Taylor and Miles Leaburn .
The home team had on the bench: S. Lavelle, J. Forster-Caskey, Charles Clayden, Diallang Jaiyesimi , Albie Morgan , C. MacGillivray and Jayden Stockley .
Charlton Athletic made 4 changes: C. McGrandles for A. Morgan (59′), R. Chin for C. Clayden (72′), M. Leaburn for J. Stockley (72′) and C. Blackett-Taylor for D. Jaiyesimi (79′).
Best player: Corey Blackett-Taylor
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Charlton Athletic was Corey Blackett-Taylor.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 26 passes (84% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 4. He performed 7 crosses.
Forest Green Rovers – Formation
Forest Green Rovers started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
Ian Burchnall played with: Luke McGee, Oliver Casey , Jordan Moore-Taylor , Christian Marques , Dominic Bernard , Regan Hendry , David Davis , Corey O’Keeffe , Myles Peart-Harris , Connor Wickham and Bryan Fiabema .
The following players were sitting on the bench: S. O’Brien, L. Thomas, K. McAllister, R. Brown, Armani Little, J. Jones and H. Bunker.
Forest Green Rovers made only 1 change substituting C. Wickham for A. Little (79′).
Best player: Regan Hendry
The most impressive player for Forest Green Rovers was Regan Hendry.
His rating iswith 29 passes (89% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 8. He performed 9 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League One.
- Wycombe Wanderers – Accrington Stanley – 1-0
- Peterborough United – Fleetwood Town – 0-1
- Cheltenham Town – Cambridge United – 2-1
- Plymouth Argyle – Oxford United – 1-0
- Milton Keynes Dons – Bolton Wanderers – 0-2
- Barnsley – Port Vale – 1-1
- Lincoln City – Derby County – 2-0
- Burton Albion – Portsmouth – 0-2
- Charlton Athletic – Forest Green Rovers – 1-1
- Ipswich Town – Bristol Rovers – 2-0
- Shrewsbury Town – Exeter City – 3-2
- Morecambe – Sheffield Wednesday – 0-3