Writer: Red God
Date:Tuesday September 28 2010
After a less than satisfactory second-half perfornmce on Saturday, the Addicks have a quick opporunity to put on a display for the Valley faithful tonight.
For the second week running, it was an entirely different post-interval performance from Charlton on Saturday. The slick, high tempo game that tore Dagenham apart early on was replaced by desperate long hoofs upfield. Not sure what goes on in the dressing room at half-time but it has the opposite effect of the Fergie hairdryer.
The Dons are just outside the play-off places having lost at Peterborough on Saturday. They have also tasted defeat at high flying Brighton and Carlisle but won at Walsall.
Worner, made some fine stops on Saturday though his lack of height is a concern. Fry may come in for Llera who, despite the goal, had a poor game against Dagenham. There are few options in midfield given the current injury situation so Scott Wagstaff will probably continue in his less favoured wide left role. Retaining Llera with Fry filling in at left-back and Jackson pushed further forward is another option.
If Anyinsah fails to make it, the manager has to choose between Akpo Sodje and Pawel Abbott if the latter is fit. Abbott has looked short of confidence recently so Parkinson may start with Sodje.
A tense, edgy night at The Valley beckons.
To compound matters for Phil Parkinson his side picked up injuries during the game. Already without Youga, Dailly and Elliot, he lost Abbott and McCormack prior to the match with Martin having to pass a fitness test.
Joe Anyinsah had to be replaced at the break, suffering from a back problem, with Kyel Reid also having to be replaced after sustaining a dead leg. Dailly, and possibly Elliot, should be available for Brentford but of the other walking wounded, Abbott is the most likely to feature tonight.
The Dons lost at high-flying Peterborough on Saturday but will probably go with the same squad.
Jock Waugh from South Yorkshire will be the man in the middle.
Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!
Date:Tuesday September 28 2010
Our Performance against Fulham. (Thursday October 30 2014)
The Cottagers Eat Charlton. (Saturday October 25 2014)
Fulham v Charlton Athletic - PREVIEW (Friday October 24 2014)
The Reds unbolt the Trotters. (Wednesday October 22 2014)
Not the Way to Loose (Saturday October 18 2014)
Bournemouth and Charlton: Head to Head. (Friday October 17 2014)
AFC Bournemouth v Charlton Athletic (Friday October 17 2014)
Charlton`s Campaign so Far. (Sunday October 12 2014)
Championship MOTM September Nomination (Peeters) (Thursday October 9 2014)
Joe Gomez Signs On Long-Term. (Tuesday October 7 2014)
|7.||cafc till i die||1|
|12. Sheff Wed||14||4||7||3||0||19|
|The Bolton Preview
» Norwich : 31/10/2014 10:24:00
|Villa to get rebuffed over Sako move
» Wolves : 31/10/2014 10:14:00
|Former Man Utd Keeper set to sign?
» Wolves : 31/10/2014 10:09:00
|Team news: Blackburn vs Reading
» Reading : 31/10/2014 10:00:00
|RUFC - Evans 'Pringle Is A Threat'
» Rotherham : 31/10/2014 09:42:00