Charlton Athletic - No Divine Right For Charlton
UK time is: 12:24:52
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

No Divine Right For Charlton

Chris Powell has told fans that Charlton have 'no divine right to do well'.

On his icons site he said:

'I was very happy with pre-season from a personal point of view. I`m coming back to a club I know very well, albeit in a slightly different role. Primarily I`m still a player, but I will be helping out and trying to get on the coaching ladder.'

And on the start to the season he added, 'The Scunthorpe game has made people realise exactly where we are. We`re not a Premier League club any more. We have to respect the league we`re in. We have to earn the right to be in the top six, or in the top two, which is where we want to be. But we have to work very hard to do that. No one can say that, because you`re an ex Premier League club you have a divine right to be up there. But we feel we have enough players of quality, enough intelligent players, and enough players with the right attitude to put the club up there.'

He also says there aren't any 'out-and-out' favourites for promotion but believes there are nine or ten clubs who could be in the mix for a top six finish. Naming the West Brom, Wolves, Preston, Crystal Palace, Norwich, and Southampton as possible contenders.

Used with the permission of www.icons.com




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



Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 21 2007

Time: 11:40AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
reading between the lines here chris.....i think he knows we havent got the strength in our current team to be in the top two....very weak defence based on our opening two games...out bullied by determined men.....but i have faith...i will be happy with a playoff spot!!
alexsinclaire
Report Abuse
21/08/2007 17:35:00

There are so many good teams in the Championship now - he is right.
super_charlton
Report Abuse
22/08/2007 18:19:00

silly headline tho, we do have a devine right..dont we?
alexsinclaire
Report Abuse
31/08/2007 23:29:00

sorry divine...yes divine...divine...i have had a small amount of liquid gold..
alexsinclaire
Report Abuse
31/08/2007 23:31:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Charlton Athletic Articles

Sarr Makes It A Magnificent Seven (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Dmitrovic Loaned Out (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Henderson Sidelined For A Month! (Sunday July 26 2015)

Who was the Premiership side? (Sunday July 26 2015)

Audio - Luzon On West Ham Draw (Saturday July 25 2015)

Addicks Seek Cousins Security (Friday July 24 2015)

Five And Six Arrive At SE7 (Friday July 24 2015)

Gudmundsson Signs New Four Year Deal (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Kashi Now Confirmed By Charlton (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Vetokele Welcomes New Additions (Wednesday July 22 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)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
6. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Fulham 0 0 0 0 0 0

Charlton Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Sam Gallagher Signs For MK Dons On Loan
MK Dons : 29/07/2015 12:11:01
Former Rams Handed England Roles
Derby County : 29/07/2015 12:00:00
FA halts Wednesday move for Austin‏
Sheff Wed : 29/07/2015 10:49:01
Wednesday Fans Away Game Coach Travel Info and Costs
Sheff Wed : 29/07/2015 10:32:00
RUFC - Maguire Looking Forward To New Season
Rotherham : 29/07/2015 10:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Bournemouth MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Henderson 24%
Solly 1%
Ben Haim 1%
Johnson 1%
Fox 0%
Berg Gudmundsson 35%
Diarra 27%
Buyens 0%
Bulot 0%
Vetokele 1%
Watt 5%
Sub - Church 0%
Sub - Gomez 5%
Sub - Eagles 0%