UK time is: 12:38:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Intentions Made Clear Once Again

Nicky Forster has again reiterated his desire to continue his playing career as long as he possible can.

Forster is on loan with us until the end of the season when the 36-year-old will then be out of contract with Brighton and this means he'll be looking for a new club. Yet he has again said he's got no plans to retire, Forster BBC Radio Kent: "Retirement is not in my thoughts because all the time I remain fit and mobile I can do a job.

"I've tried to be successful for every club that I've played for. My contract with Brighton is up at the end of the season when I'll consider my options.

"One thing's for sure, I want to carry on playing."

The striker professional career has seen him take in spells with Gillingham (joining them in 1992 from non-league Horley Town), Brentford, Birmingham City, Reading, Ipswich Town, Hull City, Brighton and finally Charlton during his loan spell. Where it will all end isn't know yet?

During this time, in which he's previously played for Phil Parkinson at Hull he scored 188 goals and his next target is 200 and this is added incentive for him to carry on, Forster added: "I set myself targets. At the moment I'm in the 180s so I'm striving for 200."

I've previously said that I have no doubt that Forster will continue to play and will have offers, I'm still not sure that he'll be playing with Charlton next season though? If we can gain promotion back to The Championship I would think these chances are even less likely yet I do believe that he will be snapped up by someone and manage to get to his 200 goal target next season.

What is the thought among the Addicks followers on this site on Nicky Forster latest thoughts? Share these feelings below so we can discuss them.

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Charlton Addickt  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 22 2010

Time: 3:41PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Great pro - sadly scored against us recently but has done very well this season with both Brighton and Charlton considering he fell out with their manager, Gus Poyet.
Matt_Us
Report Abuse
22/04/2010 16:40:00

He's done ok with us and might be around next season? I wouldn't rule it our as we've not got a lot of money to bring in anyone much better?
Rufus
Report Abuse
28/04/2010 15:22:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Charlton Athletic Articles

The Terriers Run Rugged (Sunday March 1 2015)

Stats: Charlton v Huddersfield (Saturday February 28 2015)

Charlton Ram-Raided. (Thursday February 26 2015)

Archived Charlton Athletic Articles

List All Vital Charlton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Forest 34 13 11 10 8 50
10. Sheff Wed 34 11 13 10 -2 46
11. Blackburn 34 11 12 11 -1 45
12. Charlton 34 9 15 10 -6 42
13. Birmingham 34 10 12 12 -11 42
14. Huddersfield 34 11 9 14 -12 42
15. Cardiff 34 10 11 13 -6 41

Breaking League News

Dave Whelan Hands Over The Club
Wigan : 03/03/2015 12:19:00
Joyous Days Return
Norwich : 03/03/2015 12:00:00
We owe Bournemouth one
Wolves : 03/03/2015 12:00:00
Vital Preview: Rotherham v Cardiff
Cardiff : 03/03/2015 11:05:00
Afobe has more about him than Callum Wilson
Wolves : 03/03/2015 11:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Charlton v Nottingham Forest
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Charlton win 40%
Nottingham Forest win 40%
Draw 20%