Peterborough United’s 1-0 win over Charlton Athletic on Saturday, was hard fought at The Valley. Charlton Athletic had been hopeful of continuing their run, following a 6-0 victory against Plymouth Argyle. Peterborough United were beaten 1-0 in the previous match against Gillingham FC. As it stands, Charlton Athletic are currently 8th with 66 points from 44 matches, while Peterborough United sit in 2nd, with 82 points from 44.
Peterborough United started the first half well, thanks to Jonson Clarke-Harris finding the net at the 9 minute mark, to take a 0-1 lead into half time. The second 45 minutes ended with little further action at either end and goalless.
For Charlton Athletic, Albie Morgan, Chuks Aneke, Akin Famewo and Conor Washington, came on for Diallang Jaiyesimi, Alex Gilbey, Ryan Inniss and Albie Morgan. Peterborough United brought on Louis Reed, Niall Mason and Harrison Burrows, to replace Ethan Hamilton, Nathan Thompson and Siriki Dembele.
There were bookings for Alex Gilbey from Charlton Athletic. For Peterborough United, Nathan Thompson saw yellow.
Charlton Athletic will next travel to Accrington Stanley, while Peterborough United will face Lincoln City at home.
|Charlton Athletic:||Jonson Clarke-Harris, Nathan Thompson, Ethan Hamilton and Siriki Dembele|
|Peterborough United:||Diallang Jaiyesimi, Alex Gilbey and Ryan Inniss|
|Goals:||Jonson Clarke-Harris (0-1, min. 9)|