George Jones reports from The Valley
Karl Robinson has made three changes to his starting XI for this afternoon’s fixture against Bury at The Valley.
Declan Rudd starts in goal. Nathan Byrne has dropped back to right-back, replacing the suspended Chris Solly, with Jorge Teixeira, Patrick Bauer and Lewis Page making up the rest of the defensive quartet.
Jake Forster-Caskey will anchor the midfield, with academy graduates Ezri Konsa and Joe Aribo operating in front of him.
Stephy Mavididi and today’s captain Ricky Holmes will provide our width and up front Lee Novak leads the line.
Charlton: Rudd, Byrne, Teixeira, Bauer, Page, Konsa, Forster-Caskey, Aribo, Holmes (c), Mavididi, Novak.
Subs: Phillips, Dasilva, Crofts, Jackson, Botaka, Watt, Magennis.
Bury: Murphy, Leigh, C Burgess, Kay (c), Mellis, Hope, Barnett, Moore, Styles, Lowe, Caddis.
Subs: Lainton, Pope, S Burgess, Miller, Mackreth, Pennant, Beadling.
Referee: T Kettle.