Charlton Athletic - Long-Term Solly Commitment
UK time is: 02:35:42
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Long-Term Solly Commitment

Sometimes it is hard to remember that Chris Solly is just 22-years-old as he seems to have been involved with Charlton for some long now. At least around the first team squad anyway.

Often the right back is linked with a move to a club higher up the footballing pyramid, with West Ham thought to be keen admirers on at least one occasion.

Solly will add plenty more appearances to the 122 (made since his debut in 2009) that he has already made for Charlton having signed a new four-year contract with the club this week that will take him through until 2017.

Chris Powell is of little doubt that he deserves this new contract and will continue to improve, he said: 'It's fully deserved after his exploits over the last couple of seasons.

'He's an academy product that has blossomed in the side and has gone from strength to strength.'

With this contract now committed to Powell feels that Solly can "concentrate on his football", which he can and if he performs as he is capable of who would bet against him scooping the player of the year at the end of the season again, having done so in each of the past two seasons!

Solly most definitely has a great future ahead of him, it has been a top career already with him certainly that "premier league class" that Powell has rated him as being but the main thing is he is committed to the Addicks so even if another club wants him this long term contract (for what they are worth) works in the clubs favour and leaves them in a stronger position.

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

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 6 2013

Time: 9:31AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Charlton Athletic Articles

Video - Ipswich Highlights (h) (Sunday November 29 2015)

Audio - Fraeye On Ipswich Defeat (Saturday November 28 2015)

Stats: Charlton v Ipswich Town (Saturday November 28 2015)

Charlton v Ipswich - Teamsheets! (Saturday November 28 2015)

Jackson On Initial PFA Fans' November List (Saturday November 28 2015)

Henderson Backs Watt (Friday November 27 2015)

Match Day Officials v Ipswich (Thursday November 26 2015)

You Don't Know Watt You're Talking About! (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Watt Loaned To Cardiff (Monday November 23 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
18. Preston 18 3 9 6 -3 18
19. MK Dons 18 4 4 10 -9 16
20. Bristol City 18 3 7 8 -12 16
21. Charlton 18 4 4 10 -14 16
22. Huddersfield 18 3 6 9 -11 15
23. Rotherham 18 4 3 11 -12 15
24. Bolton 17 1 8 8 -13 11

Charlton Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Austin Header Powers QPR to Victory
Q.P.R. : 29/11/2015 20:26:00
Wednesday Star Lucas Joao - 'I'm in my best form ever!'
Sheff Wed : 29/11/2015 20:20:01
Wednesday at Stoke City - Wildsmith Plays!
Sheff Wed : 29/11/2015 20:00:00
LUFC Queens Park Rangers v Leeds United Highlights
Leeds Utd : 29/11/2015 19:26:00
Smith Approached? Carsley In Charge At Bolton
Brentford : 29/11/2015 18:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Ipswich MotM
Suggested By:  VitalCharlton
Henderson 0%
Holmes-Dennis 0%
Bauer 0%
Sarr 0%
Fox 0%
Cousins 0%
Diarra 0%
Jackson 0%
Berg Gudmundsson 0%
Lookman 100%
Makienok 0%
Sub:-Solly 0%
Sub:-Vaz Te 0%
Sub:-Ghoochannejhad 0%