Charlton Athletic 1-0 Hull City – Home win for Charlton Athletic as they ease past Hull City 1-0

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Charlton Athletic secures a 1-0 victory against Hull City at The Valley on Sunday. Charlton Athletic were looking for a victory following a disappointing 1-1 draw with Accrington Stanley in their previous game whilst Hull City were coming from consecutive wins against Wigan Athletic and Lincoln City. This left, Charlton Athletic are in 7th place on the table and has 74 points while Hull City sit in 1st with 89 points after 46 matches.

After an un-eventful first half, Charlton Athletic piled on the pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Jacob Greaves giving Charlton Athletic the lead in the 75th minute. The game ended 1-0.

For Charlton Athletic, Chuks Aneke and Andrew Shinnie, came on for Conor Washington and Ben Watson. Hull City brought on Josh Emmanuel, Dan Crowley, James Scott, Richard Smallwood and Harry Wood, to replace Callum Elder, Keane Lewis Potter, Josh Magennis, Greg Docherty and Regan Slater.

There were bookings for Alex Gilbey and Ryan Inniss from Charlton Athletic. For Hull City, Greg Docherty and Harry Wood saw yellow.

Technical card:
Charlton Athletic: Callum Elder, Keane Lewis Potter, Greg Docherty, Jacob Greaves, Josh Magennis and Regan Slater
Hull City: Alex Gilbey, Ryan Inniss, Conor Washington and Ben Watson
Stadium: The Valley
Goals: Jacob Greaves (1-0, min. 75)
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