Accrington Stanley 1-1 Charlton Athletic – Points shared, as Accrington Stanley play out a 1-1 draw at The Crown Ground

Both Accrington Stanley and Charlton Athletic will take positives from a share of the points, following a 1-1 draw
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On Saturday, Accrington Stanley and Charlton Athletic were held to a 1-1 draw at The Crown Ground. Accrington Stanley wanted to continue adding points following a disappointing 3-3 draw with Sunderland AFC in their previous game. Charlton Athletic lost 1-0 in the last match they played against Peterborough United. As the table looks today, Accrington Stanley and Charlton Athletic currently occupy 13th and 8th spots in the table, with 64 points and 68 points respectively after 45 matches.

After a goalless first half, Accrington Stanley fought back the second half, with Joe Pritchard giving Accrington Stanley the lead, 81 minutes in. In the end though, their lead was short lived, as Chuks Aneke equalised for Charlton Athletic just before the final whistle and seeing the game end 1-1.

Accrington Stanley will next play Portsmouth FC away, with Charlton Athletic facing Hull City at home.

Technical card:
Accrington Stanley: Joe Pritchard
Charlton Athletic: Chuks Aneke
Stadium: The Crown Ground
Goals: Joe Pritchard (1-0, min. 81) and Chuks Aneke (1-1, min. 90)

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