Writer: Michael Tucker
Date:Monday June 30 2014
I read every day about the urgency and the frail line up that may represent us come the new season. Will we still be vulnerable in some positions that make up a successful team worthy of the Championship that our predecessor Jose Riga fought to the end to maintain?
Granted, there has been some movement on this front. Many supporters I have spoken to, are still very sceptical about who is going to be on the field of play come our usual game with the Conference side Welling Utd.
I share their sentiments and frustrations in the way things are developing.
Bob Peeters has a vision for our club and good for him. I hope this vision will make us a force to be reckoned with, because no matter how laid back our supporters might appear, let`s face it, we have put up with some bad decision in the past that would never be tolerated in some of the continental leagues without some rebellious reaction.
Teams need to yield, players need to get to know each other, but how can this be achieved if there is no unity? A solid team is something that starts on the training ground and will not happen overnight.
One positive move is the re-sign of Michael Morrison, Harry Lennon and 17 year old Joe Gomez. Although he is very young and needs guidance, we hope for the best!
To conclude, we need players who are up to the challenge, Diego Poyet was one of them coming through the ranks; alas he decided there was no future with Charlton after eight years with the club. I wish him luck, as will many who watched him play, but in hindsight, another year with us would have benefited him to develop his skills to a higher standard. I fear now he might linger in the reserves when he goes to the big boys.
The clock is ticking, time stands still for no one and we need to be ready.
Date:Monday June 30 2014
Charlton Athletic v Ipswich Town - PREVIEW (Thursday November 27 2014)
Charlton v Ipswich Head to Head. (Wednesday November 26 2014)
The Valley of Despair (Monday November 24 2014)
Charlton Athletic v Millwall - PREVIEW (Friday November 21 2014)
Wilson Exit Rumours False (Thursday November 20 2014)
Vetokele Doubtful For Millwall Clash (Thursday November 20 2014)
Valliants Ready to Fight Off the Lions. (Monday November 17 2014)
The Hive. (Friday November 14 2014)
Remembering our Boys of Charlton. (Friday November 14 2014)
Charlton Plunder a Win. (Saturday November 8 2014)
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