UK time is: 23:26:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pardew Happy With a Point

Despite dominating our match with Leicester for long periods on Saturday we could only manage a point, and even that might not have been gained but for a last minute equaliser.

Patrick McCarthy's last gasp overhead kick earned us the point at least that we deserved against the Foxes to give us a 1-1 draw, something that Alan Pardew feels we worked hard for and was the least we deserved, he said: "We dug in and got something from the game - which I think we deserved.

"It is a point in difficult circumstances in what was a stop-start game on a difficult pitch in difficult conditions.

"To concede the goal when we looked really comfortable, it looked like being one of those horrible days that you get in the Championship.

"But we showed character and dug in and got a point in the end."

The fact that we couldn't make more of our domination at times was due largely to the fact that we were missing our technical and creative influences, according to Alan Pardew, he also said: "We missed our technical players. We had quite a lot of the ball but we couldn't hurt them in the final third of the pitch.

"We missed the likes of Andy Reid and Svetoslav Todorov."

We showed true character in this match, and although it is another draw we would have been happy with this before the match wouldn't we.

What is the thought among the Addicks followers on this site on Alan Pardew's thoughts? Share these feelings 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.




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

The Journalist

Writer: Charlton Addickt  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday December 31 2007

Time: 8:48AM

Your Comments

A point well won, and well earned. This should be something that we can now build on, and has finished off what has been a good Christmas really hasn't it (despite no victory.)
Charlton Addickt
Three points out of nine is a modest return in my book, for a side looking to be promoted although I accept that Norwich and Leicester are in just about their best form of the season. My impression is that Pards is, in reality, very disappointed with the Christmas tally, as am I. No goal from a front player is a big worry.
Youhavetoscoretowin
Dominating The Match? Obviously The Reporter At 5 Live Was At A Different Match Then...?
horseworrier
I must confess I'm not that impressed either with this period - but with the New Year will come a new beginning - PLAY DICKSON :D
Pardew is Sexy
A Happy New Year to all Charlton supporters wherever in the world they may be - May 2008 bring you and your team everything you wish for - Play Up Pompey
Chix
Thank you Chix :) Same to you!
Pardew is Sexy
Not such a good New Year yet is it :(
Charlton Addickt
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Fox Grabbing His Chance (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Charlton v Bolton PREVIEW (Thursday April 17 2014)

Charlton 1-2 Barnsley (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Brighton v Charlton PREVIEW (Friday April 11 2014)

Daggers Extend Azeez Loan Deal (Thursday April 10 2014)

Devite Open To New Valley Contract (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Riga To Remain Manager? (Wednesday April 9 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Charlton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Sheff Wed 2 - 3 Charlton
Charlton 0 - 0 Bolton
Charlton 1 - 2 Barnsley
Brighton 3 - 0 Charlton
Charlton 3 - 2 Yeovil
Charlton 0 - 1 Reading

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Sheff Wed 44 13 14 17 1 53
16. Leeds Utd 44 15 8 21 -10 53
17. Huddersfield 44 13 11 20 -8 50
18. Charlton 43 11 12 20 -23 45
19. Doncaster 44 11 11 22 -28 44
20. Millwall 44 10 14 20 -29 44
21. Birmingham 43 11 10 22 -13 43

Breaking League News

Leeds v Forest: Match Report From Kid's Corner
Forest : 23/04/2014 23:07:00
DRFC Defender in Football League Team of the Week
Doncaster : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
Forest : 23/04/2014 22:44:00
LUFC Youngster in England squad for Euro finals
Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 20:13:00
LUFC Butland - Leeds spell will help me
Leeds Utd : 23/04/2014 20:04:00
Upson - Positive Focus Required
Brighton : 23/04/2014 20:04:00
Final 2 games for Seasiders
Blackpool : 23/04/2014 20:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

on a scale of 1-10 how do you think Charlton played against Yeovil
Suggested By:  
1 30%
2 14%
3 14%
4 0%
5 0%
6 14%
7 0%
8 0%
9 0%
10 28%