Monthly Archives: January 2014

4 Thoughts On The Transfer Window: Goodbye Yann, Hello Roland

1) I hate goodbyes Did we say goodbye to a Charlton legend today? Many will say yes, others will say no. For me, it’s an arbitrary term that doesn’t really matter. What did matter to me was the eternal spirit, … Continue reading

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Selling Yann Kermorgant & Dale Stephens Could Be Suicidal

The last week of the January transfer window is always a disconcerting time. The relentless rumour mill spits out increasingly alarming and incredulous links with our players. The giddy excitement of the story linking us to a reputable striker can … Continue reading

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Powell: New Signings Must Hit The Ground Running

Chris Powell has told his new recruits they must get themselves up to speed, and sharpish. Astrit Ajdaravic, Yohann Thuram-Ulien, Anil Koç, Loïc Nego, Piotr Parzyszek and Reza Ghoochannejhad have all joined the Addicks this window, but of that crop only Ajdarević has … Continue reading

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Powell On Yann Kermorgant & Dale Stephens: “We Wish Them Well”

Chris Powell has paid tribute to Dale Stephens and Yann Kermorgant, confirming this morning that the former is definitely departing The Valley. Over the last two days Kemorgant has been linked with Bournemouth while a bid for Stephens from Brighton … Continue reading

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POLL: Who Do We Want In The FA Cup 5th Round?

Now we’re on something resembling a cup run, do we still want the chance to go to big stadium like The Emirates? – A big payday for the club and a great day out.  Or is it now time to … Continue reading

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A Cup Run Could Be Just What Charlton Need

I’m sure I’m not alone in admitting I was braced for the worst ahead of Tuesday’s cup replay at Oxford. As a Charlton fan, admitting to yourself that your club and cups just don’t go together feels like a rite … Continue reading

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26 Reasons Why We All Love Yann Kermorgant

Yann Kermorgant. We all love him, don’t we? Here’s why:

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Powell On Poyet: “He’s A Player I’ve Always Liked”

Chris Powell has revealed that after making his first team debut on Tuesday night, young midfielder Diego Poyet could well remain in his first team plans. 18-year-old Poyet, whose Dad Gus guided Sunderland into the League Cup final a day … Continue reading

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4 Thoughts: Oxford Cruise, Yann To Celtic & More

1) Oxford clinically dealt with, more of the same please. In the league, we create chances, fluff them, and lose 1-0. We’re doing ok on the judge’s scorecards but failing to land the killer blow. Against Oxford, we didn’t create … Continue reading

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Valley Pitch Farce Has Been A Timebomb

Someone at the club has got off to a terrible start with their new boss. The inquest will be underway as to how the club’s view on the state of the pitch ahead of Saturday’s game that never was could … Continue reading

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