Vital Football

Latest Charlton Athletic News

Praise Heaped On Kyel Reid

Praise Heaped On Kyel Reid

Following a most impressive performance against Milton Keynes Dons in the JP Trophy on Tuesday Kyel Reid has seen praise lavished on him by Phil Parkinson.

Reid has been at the heart of most of our goals recently and had a wonderful match in front of the Sky Sports cameras as we saw off The Dons to take our place on the quarter finals and his excellent performance didn't go unnoticed by his boss, Parkinson told The Official Website: "He's made a lot of goals in recent weeks for us.

"He came off the bench in the game against MK Dons at home and made a goal for Paul Benson, he made one on Saturday and he's made two tonight.

"I thought he was excellent. At half-time he was frustrated because he wasn't getting much of the ball, but as a wide player you have got to be patient and trust the midfield players to get you the ball.

"I'm confident we have got the ability in the team to get him the ball. There is nothing worse as a midfield player than if you look up and the wide player has drifted inside and he's not where you want him to be. Tonight he was patient, waited for his moment to take the full-back on and delivered with quality."

After his early season problems with some niggling injuries the winger is now back to full fitness. These injury problems hampered his performance and Parkinson says that Reid would be the first to admit that this was the case.

Parkinson is looking for him to continue offering more of the same now after his recent impressive showings, adding: "If you look at it, at the start of the season he had a problem with his back going into his hamstrings and that is going back to the Orient game. And by his own admission, he wasn't quite at his best early in the season.

"The first game we left him out was Tranmere away, when I played Waggy and Lee Martin, who both played very well.

"Now he's back and it's the first time he's feeling 100 per cent. Tonight, by far, was his best performance of the season.

"Kyel is a key player because he is an old-fashioned wide player. He goes the other side and he delivers quality balls in the box.

"He's also got a terrific shot on him. He's not showed that side of his game this game yet - certainly his shooting ability - but he's a real goal threat as well."

We've seen how well Reid can strike the ball so if he can add some more goals of his own that'll be a bonus, however continuing to supply the chances for others (who will hopefully take them) will be good enough for me.

What is the thought among the Addicks followers on this site on the praise given to Kyel Reid? Share these feelings below so we can discuss them.

Join The Vital Debate

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Charlton Addickt
Date:Thursday October 7 2010
Time: 3:07PM

Comments

0
Top drawer performance...keep it up well done!
weloveyoucharlton
07/10/2010 15:09:00
0
Reidy is showing why we were fortunate to be able to bring him back, not that I'm complaining!
Rufus
10/10/2010 20:14:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Charlton Athletic Articles

Match Day Officials v Burnley (7/5/16)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Burnley this weekend.

Burnley Game Selected For TV

Charlton Athletic's final game of the Championship season against Burnley has been selected for live television coverage.

From Rags to Riches.

A Fairy tale end

A Vital Challenge - Ben Nevis To Face The Fear

Vitalfootball.co.uk co-owner Jonathan Fear is pushing himself to the limit in order to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis.

Archived Vital Charlton Articles

Vital Charlton articles from

Site Journalists

Michael Tucker
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Pope52%
Fanni4%
Diarra0%
Teixeira0%
Fox0%
Harriott0%
Kashi20%
Jackson0%
Lookman4%
Berg Gudmundsson16%
Vetokele0%
Sub - Yun Suk-young0%
Sub - Makienok4%
Sub - Ba0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burnley 45 25 15 5 90 34
2 Middlesbrough 45 26 10 9 88 32
3 Brighton 45 24 16 5 88 30
4 Hull City 45 23 11 11 80 30
5 Derby County 45 21 15 9 78 24
6 Sheff Wed 45 19 17 9 74 22
7 Cardiff 45 17 16 12 67 5
8 Ipswich 45 17 15 13 66 1
9 Birmingham 45 16 14 15 62 4
10 Brentford 45 18 8 19 62 1
11 Preston 45 15 16 14 61 0
12 Leeds Utd 45 14 16 15 58 -8
13 Q.P.R. 45 13 18 14 57 -1
14 Wolves 45 13 16 16 55 -6
15 Blackburn 45 12 16 17 52 -2
16 Reading 45 13 13 19 52 -5
17 Forest 45 12 16 17 52 -5
18 Bristol City 45 13 13 19 52 -16
19 Huddersfield 45 13 12 20 51 -7
20 Rotherham 45 13 10 22 49 -14
21 Fulham 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Charlton 45 9 13 23 40 -37
R MK Dons 45 9 12 24 39 -29
R Bolton 45 5 15 25 30 -39
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Charlton Athletic Results (view all)

Charlton Athletic Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 12:30PM : Burnley (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.rorzzman2
2.JeromeThomas141