Charlton Athletic 1-1 Oxford: Home advantage cancelled out by visitors

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On Saturday, Charlton Athletic and Oxford United played out a 1-1 draw at The Valley. Both sides came from defeats in their previous league games. Charlton Athletic were hoping to get something from this game after losing their last match 3-1 to Barnsley, while Oxford United had lost their previous match against Milton Keynes Dons. Charlton Athletic and Oxford United currently occupy 14th and 18th spots in the table, with 12 points and 11 points respectively after 12 matches.

Oxford United started strongly in the first half, when Marcus Browne gave them the lead in the 11th minute and saw the first half out 1-0.

Charlton Athletic started strong in the second half and were able to dominate, with a goal from Jayden Stockley in the 55th minute, seing the match finish 1-1.

Substitutions for Charlton Athletic included Charlie Kirk, Miles Leaburn, Richard Chin and Diallang Jaiyesimi for Samuel Lavelle, Jack Payne, Steven Sessegnon and Jayden Stockley, respectively. Oxford United brought on Billy Bodin, Matty Taylor, Alex Gorrin and Jodi Jones for James Henry, Lewis Bate, Marcus Browne and Kyle Joseph.

There were bookings for Samuel Lavelle, George Dobson and Ryan Inniss from Charlton Athletic, and Marcus McGuane, for Oxford United.

Charlton Athletic will next travel to Lincoln City, while Oxford United will face Wycombe Wanderers at home.

Technical card:
Charlton Athletic:Samuel Lavelle (Charlie Kirk, min.46), George Dobson, Jack Payne (Miles Leaburn, min.46), Ryan Inniss, Jayden Stockley (Diallang Jaiyesimi, min.87) and Steven Sessegnon (Richard Chin, min.68)
Oxford United:Marcus Browne (Alex Gorrin, min.79), Marcus McGuane, James Henry (Billy Bodin, min.62), Lewis Bate (Matty Taylor, min.63) and Kyle Joseph (Jodi Jones, min.90)
Stadium:The Valley
Goals:Marcus Browne (0-1, min. 11) and Jayden Stockley (1-1, min. 55)