Media Watch


Rounding up the latest Charlton discussion in the local and national media...

Friday, October 20th

McCall praises Charlton squad

Charlton winger ruled out of emotional Bradford return

Big Sam asked to tighten up Addicks

Kent Live's report of yesterday's press conference

Karl Robinson on Tariqe Fosu

Gutted Chicksen faces lengthy layoff

Jake Forster-Caskey spoke to the media after the Oxford game

Sale talk surfaces again

Kent Live's fan preview of Bradford game

Thursday, October 19th

Here in the City have used quotes from Lee Bowyer's fascinating Valley Stories interview about his time at Leeds United

Robinson praises Solly

Robinson tried to sign Clarke three times

Robinson on signings of Fosu and Clarke

Ricky Holmes a doubt for Saturday

Charlton forward expects a good reception

Update on Leon Best

Billy Clarke to be used as reference point ahead of Bradford

Robinson praises fluent and classy Charlton

Kent Live on Tariqe Fosu being one of the finds of the season

Charlton boss on substitutions

Charlton's Oxford draw involved in big accumulator

Paul Hall on young QPR players after win against Charlton

Robinson on superb game against Oxford

What the fans are saying after Oxford

Kent Live on Karlan Ahearne-Grant

Wednesday, October 18th

The News Shopper reported on Tuesday night’s draw at Oxford United

They also published their player ratings

Sky Sports also reported on the match

In the News Shopper, Karl Robinson admitted he was frustrated after Tuesday’s draw at Oxford

On Kent Live, Karl Robinson said he was also proud of his players after last night’s draw

The News Shopper report that Mark Marshall is an injury doubt for Saturday

Also in the News Shopper, Karl Robinson says he plans to rest Josh Magennis at some point in the coming weeks

Again in the News Shopper, Karl Robinson speaks about Joe Dodoo having again been asked about the Rangers loanee

The News Shopper also published the five things they learned from Tuesday’s draw

On Kent Live, Mark Marshall unlikely to feature against former club Bradford City on Saturday

Also on Kent Live, Karl Robinson lauds Tariqe Fosu as a maverick that he loves watching play

Tuesday, October 17th

In the News Shopper, Ben Amos says that he is only focused on Charlton and not on his parent club Bolton Wanderers

Amos says similar in Kent Live

West London Sport reported on our U23s’ incredible game against QPR yesterday afternoon

Kent Live reported on our Emirates FA Cup draw

The Guardian also reported on the whole draw

The Mirror reported on the draw too

So did TalkSPORT

Sky Sports have previewed Tuesday’s game against Oxford United

Monday, October 16th

The BBC reported on our victory against Doncaster Rovers at home on Saturday 

So did Sky Sports 

The BBC also picked up on referee Robert Lewis having an early bath

The Daily Mail also wrote about the referee being knocked out

And the Thorne Gazette

Kent Live picked up on Karl Robinson’s quip to the referee

Kent Live picked up on the reaction of Robinson to our win

News Shopper went for five things we learned

Kent Live reflected on seven things we learnt from the Doncaster victory

Kent Live also examined Ben Amos focusing on Charlton not Bolton

News Shopper also picked up the story on Amos

News Shopper also wrote on top of that on Karl Robinson’s comment on Tariqe Fosu 

Kent Live also wrote on Karl’s call for Tariqe to stay grounded

Kent Live reported how Ben Reeves was delighted to finally make his home debut

She Kicks led on Charlton Ladies defeating AFC Wimbledon 3-2 in the FA Women’s Premier League Cup 1st round through a late winner from Charlotte Gurr

Friday, October 13th

The News Shopper have published an interview with Billy Clarke where he recalls knocking on Roy Keane’s door as a 13-year-old

In the News Shopper, Karl Robinson says that Leon Best asked to train with Charlton

Kent Live report similar

Also in the News Shopper, Karl Robinson says that academy graduate Josh Umerah could be recalled in January if he keeps scoring for loan Wycombe Wanderers

Kent Live also report similar

Again, in the News Shopper, Lewis Page returns to full training

Again, Kent Live report similar

Kent Live say there is no time limit on whether Leon Best being will be offered a Charlton contract

The Football League Paper report that Leon Best is training with us

Thursday, October 12th

HITC say that experienced striker Leon Best is on trial at Charlton

The Daily Mail report similar

In the News Shopper, Chris Powell refuses to rule out a return to Charlton in the future

Wednesday, October 11th

Kent Live ask which of Charlton’s U23s players are ready to step up to the first team

Also on Kent Live, Karl Robinson says that he has a lot of big characters in his dressing room

In the News Shopper, former Charlton Head Coach Guy Luzon says that Naby Sarr needed time to adapt to Englosh football

Kent Live link Chris Powell with the vacant Gillingham job

Also on Kent Live, Karl Robinson says he wants to leave a legacy at Charlton

Tuesday, October 10th

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The South London Press reported on our women’s team’s London derby victory over Crystal Palace on Sunday

The South London Press have used our Valley Pass interview with Lewis Page to type up a short story about his comeback from injury

On Get Surrey, Woking captain Chez Isaac praise the impact made by Charlton academy graduate Regan Charles-Cook

Kent Live copied and pasted our match report from our U23s’ win over Watford on Monday afternoon 

Monday, October 9th

In the Guardian, Charlton Invicta lead the way for LGBT footballing community

London Football News link Ademola Lookman with a move to Arsenal

The South London Press have published an exclusive interview with Mark Marshall, where he discusses his comeback from injury

The South London Press say that Charlton are in control of the loan future of Nicky Ajose

Karl Robinson has told the South London Press that he is targeting two strikers in the January transfer window

Also in the South London Press, Mark Marshall says that losing two play-off finals to Millwall has given him extra motivation to win promotion this season

Kent Live have published seven reasons why they think Karl Robinson can lead Charlton to promotion this season

Friday, October 6th 

Ricky Holmes has been named the first League 1 PFA Fan’s Player of the Month of the season. 

Josh Magennis scored another World Cup goal last night, against World Champions Germany, Kent Live have the fans reactions 

The Football League Paper also report about Ricky Holmes winning the PFA Bristol Street Motors Fan’s Player Of The Month Award for League 1 

Chris Thompson has suggested that Charlton Fans “Spread their wings” and support National Non League Day In an interview with Kent Live 

Thursday, October 5th 

Kent Live say that, according to statistics, former Charlton players Nick Pope and Joe Gomez should be in the England team

Also on Kent Live, Karl Robinson says that a lot of the money received for Ademola Lookman has been used for infrastructure reasons

In the News Shopper, Jason Euell believes that Ademola Lookman may be frustrated by his playing time at Everton

The League Paper have written up an interview with Chelsea loanee Jay Dasilva

Statistics website Squawka write that Jason Euell has advised Ademola Lookman to bide his time at Everton

The News Shopper link former academy graduate Ademola Lookman with Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace and Huddersfield Town

Wednesday, October 4th

In the South London Press, Karl Robinson said that Stevenage striker Matt Godden was not at Charlton’s training ground on transfer deadline day

HITC link Scottish giants Celtic with a move for Ezri Konsa

HITC also link former Charlton youngster Ademola Lookman with a move to Tottenham Hotspur

In the News Shopper, Karl Robinson says that Karlan Ahearne-Grant must take his chance to regain his place in the first-team squad

The South London Press have published Kevin Nolan’s match report from Saturday’s win at Fleetwood Town

The News Shopper have written about’ the revival of Naby Sarr’

Get Surrey have published an interview with academy graduate Regan Charles-Cook, who is on loan at Woking

Kent Live have taken some quotes from the club’s interview with Ben Reeves

Kent Live have also copied and pasted the club’s report of the behind-closed-doors friendly at Sparrows Lane yester. The original can be read below

Tuesday, October 3rd

Kent Live report that the injury Billy Clarke sustained at Fleetwood Town on Saturday is ‘not too serious’ 

Kent Live have produced ‘nine reason for Charlton Athletic supporters to be cheerful’

Again on Kent Live, Tariqe Fosu says that Karl Robinson is a top Manager

The South London Press report that a couple a Charlton first-teamers are set to benefit from some match action

The South London Press say that Charlton wanted to sign Harvey Barnes in the summer. He is now on loan at Barnsley

On Kent Live, Karl Robinson says that the international break is a great thing

Once more on Kent Live, Karl Robinson says that Tariqe Fosu has similarities to Ademola Lookman 

Monday, October 2nd

The BBC reported on our victory at Fleetwood Town on Saturday

So did Fleetwood today

And the South London Press

And Sky Sports

News Shopper provided player ratings for our boys 

News of Tariqe’s hat-trick even made it to Ghana

In the South London Press, ‘Karl Robinson: We looked very good on Saturday’

The gaffer says hat-trick hero Tariqe Fosu plays similarly to Ademola Lookman

Tariqe still believes his starting place could be under threat, though…

The youngster also said that he did not expect to have an immediate starting role after joining Charlton in the summer

HITC say that Tottenham Hotspur should be looking at Fosu

On Kent Live, Ezri Konsa ‘Tariqe Fosu is one of the lads’

The News Shopper posted ‘Five things we learned from winning at Fleetwood’

Kent Live ask who will make way if Ben Reeves and Mark Marshall return against Doncaster?

Ricky Holmes is in a goal-scoring competition with Bristol Rovers striker Billy Bodin, say the Britol Post

Again on Kent Live, Karl Robinson could receive financial backing from the club in the January transfer window