Vital Football

Latest Charlton Athletic News

Semedo, What a Steal eh!

Semedo, What a Steal eh!

Alan Pardew snapped up Portuguese youngster Jose Semedo, Jose Victor Semedo to give him his full name, on a free transfer in the summer and he looks a real steal doesn't he.

Jose Semedo, who played his part for Portugal in the recent European U21 Championships in the Netherlands, is a central defender by trade but in a short period during pre-season Alan Pardew turned him into a holding midfield player out of the legendary Claude Makelele mould.

Another impressive performance at the weekend against the Foxes in our 2-0 win saw him named in the Championship side of the week, along with Addicks team-mate Nicky Weaver.

The 22-year-old has been very impressive since coming to England to play for the Addicks and looks like being one of these free transfer signings, that maybe not too many people knew about, that come along every now and again.

Early indications are that we have plenty too look forward to and drool over during the next four and a bit years, at least, that he is plying his trade at the Valley. However, although this is hopefully something that will not have to happen, should he be sold on you can rest assured that he will go for a pretty hefty transfer fee, which would make his free transfer arrival even more of a steal.

What is the thought among the Addicks followers on this site on Jose Semedo? Have you been as impressed with him as I have, and how much more do you think there is to come from him? Share these feeling below so we can discuss them.

It's easy to register, simply click the link and start getting involved by having your say on this great club.



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Charlton Addickt
Date:Thursday September 27 2007
Time: 11:56AM

Comments

0
Semedo looks to be a real star in the making, so I look forward to his continued development this season. Next season when we are back in the Premiership, I'm confident not arrogant, we can see how he stands up to that level, but I have no doubt he will excel.
Charlton Addickt
27/09/2007 12:00:00
0
That's not arrogant at all - just confindent and positive :) Yeah for sure - certainly is one to drool over. I'm sure he'll make the grade - he's got a good manager after all. Really????? :-D
Pardew is Sexy
27/09/2007 21:26:00
0
if semedo can harden up a little, and i am sure he will, he will be a major player for us in the next few seasons...and then we will sell him for 15million...
alexsinclaire
27/09/2007 23:48:00
0
He is still young, so he has time to build up that toughness, which will come with games, especially in this Division, which isn't for the faint hearted.
Charlton Addickt
30/09/2007 12:41:00
0
Good signing for you, one think I dont get is how can 22 year olds play in the U21 Champs?
StevieG Col U
06/10/2007 21:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Staged or Real?

Recent Charlton Athletic Articles

January Exit For Lennon

Gillingham previously had Lennon on loan with it claimed they've shown an interest. Colchester, Luton, Fleetwood, Bolton, Wimbledon, Oxford, Northampton & Shrewsbury are also linked.

November MotM Nomination - Nugent

The November nominations for the Sky Bet League 1 Manager of the Month Award are in.

Second Half Pleases New Gaffer - Replay Details

New Charlton manager Karl Robinson has said he was pleased with the improvement of the side in the second half of the game against MK Dons at the weekend.

Sky's 10 In 10 - Who Features?

Sky Sports being their festive 10 in 10 this week, so who features in the football screening overload for 2016/17?

Archived Vital Charlton Articles

Vital Charlton articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Charlton
Write For Vital Charlton
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

FAC - MK Dons MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Phillips43%
Konsa Ngoyo0%
Bauer8%
Pearce0%
Fox0%
Botaka8%
Crofts0%
Ulvestad0%
Lookman0%
Magennis0%
Ajose0%
Sub - Teixeira41%
Sub - Novak0%
Sub - Hanlan0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Scunthorpe 20 13 5 2 44 24
2 Bolton 20 12 4 4 40 12
3 Sheff Utd 20 11 5 4 38 12
4 Bradford 20 9 8 3 35 9
5 Rochdale 20 9 3 8 30 2
6 Peterborough 19 8 5 6 29 7
7 Wimbledon 20 7 8 5 29 6
8 Fleetwood 20 8 5 7 29 5
9 Millwall 19 8 4 7 28 1
10 Southend 20 7 7 6 28 -1
11 Charlton 19 6 9 4 27 7
12 Port Vale 20 7 6 7 27 -5
13 Bristol Rovers 20 7 6 7 27 -6
14 Oxford 20 7 5 8 26 0
15 Gillingham 20 7 5 8 26 -3
16 Walsall 20 6 8 6 26 -5
17 Northampton 20 6 6 8 24 0
18 Swindon 20 6 5 9 23 -7
19 MK Dons 20 5 6 9 21 -5
20 Bury 20 6 2 12 20 -10
21 Coventry 20 4 7 9 19 -8
22 Chesterfield 20 5 3 12 18 -10
23 Oldham 19 3 8 8 17 -10
24 Shrewsbury 20 3 6 11 15 -15
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Charlton Athletic Results (view all)

Charlton Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Bradford City (a)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Peterborough United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 21 2016 7:45PM : Millwall (a)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Milton Keynes Dons (a)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 31 2016 1:00PM : Southend United (a)
Sky Bet League One
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Bristol Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League One

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.ColinPowellsMower1
Vital Football Comment