Category Archives: 4 Things

4 Thoughts: Birmingham Blues, Charlton Boos

1) We Must Get Better I’m not referring to the team here. The most depressing part of Saturday for me was not the performance, it was not the result or the position it left our club in. It was the … Continue reading

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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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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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4 Thoughts: Powell’s Bolton Caution Pays Off Vs Brighton & More

1) Powell’s Caution Pays Off 1-1 away to Bolton was far from a bad result, but many Charlton fans came away from that game with a niggling feeling that we should have gone for more. After all, Bolton are in … Continue reading

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4 Thoughts: Derby, Darkness & Depression Descend On The Valley

1) You make your own luck. The defeat to Derby felt depressingly familiar. We weren’t out played. In fac,t at the point when both of Derby’s goals went in, we were the better team. They required a hideous slice of … Continue reading

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4 Thoughts: We Must Keep Cameron Stewart & More

1) Has Stephens become our most important player? Whether or not Dale Stephens is our best player is a debate for another day. But it’s hard to pick a player more integral to our current set up. We undoubtedly miss … Continue reading

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4 Thoughts On Charlton v Leeds: Addicks domination undone by ruthless McCormack

1) The scoreline didn’t reflect the game. One of the most frustrating aspects of following a club that exists outside the the media magnifying glass afforded to the Premier League is that when you lose a game you didn’t really … Continue reading

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Lessons From Watford: We’ve Finally Found Our Best Midfield & More

Tough looking away fixture – great Charlton performance. It’s almost become routine from Chris Powell’s side and it was no different at Watford on Saturday. The Hornets are the Championship’s top-scorers, yet we managed to largely restrict them to long … Continue reading

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Lessons From Charlton Vs Doncaster: When It Rains, It Pours

It’s hard to know exactly what to make of it all. In one of the most bizarre afternoons I’ve ever spent at SE7, I witnessed┬ásome of the most calamitous defending, farcical refereeing and ridiculous pitch conditions. Despite the fact we … Continue reading

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4 Things We Learned This Week

1) The team spirit is as strong as ever. Beyond the fact that there were 3000 Millwall fans in the Jimmy Seed stand celebrating a victory on our turf, the most depressing thing about the defeat to Millwall was the … Continue reading

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