Category: Charlton Athletic

Ex-England midfielder Parker retires

Scott Parker won his first England cap against Denmark in November 2003 Former England midfielder Scott Parker has announced his retirement. Parker won 18 England caps between 2003 and 2013, captaining the Three Lions in a friendly against Holland in 2012. The 36-year-old started his career at Charlton, before moving to Chelsea for £10m in

Pearce commits to new Charlton deal

Jason Pearce (left) made 24 appearances in all competitions for Charlton last season Charlton Athletic centre-back Jason Pearce has signed a new three-year contract with the club. Pearce, 29, missed the majority of the League One campaign last season through injury, but returned for the last five games as the Addicks went unbeaten. “I want

Bradford sign full-back Chicksen

Adam Chicksen is Bradford City’s first summer signing Bradford City have signed former Charlton Athletic full-back Adam Chicksen on a two-year deal. The 25-year-old former MK Dons man scored once in 21 league games for the Addicks but was released last month. “When you are playing at Bradford and the crowd is jumping, you know

Charlton sign Bradford winger Marshall

Mark Marshall made 88 appearances for Bradford in two seasons with the League One club Charlton have signed Bradford City winger Mark Marshall after he rejected a new contract at Valley Parade. Marshall, 30, played in 45 league games for the Bantams last season as they reached the League One play-off final, where they were

Sunderland to play Bury in EFL Cup

Manchester United beat Southampton 3-2 at Wembley in last season’s EFL Cup final Relegated Sunderland will travel to Bury in the EFL Cup first round. Forest Green, promoted from the National League, will host MK Dons in their first appearance in the competition, while FA Cup giant-killers Lincoln will be away to Rotherham. The 35

Striker Watt aims for Scotland return

Tony Watt hopes to add to his solitary Scotland cap, which came in Prague last May Tony Watt insists he can force his way back into the Scotland set-up ahead of the final 2018 World Cup qualifiers. The Charlton striker, 23, made his international debut off the bench in the friendly win over Czech Republic

Charlton sign Bradford forward Clarke

Billy Clarke’s final game for Bradford was their 1-0 play-off final defeat by Millwall at Wembley Charlton Athletic have signed forward Billy Clarke from League One rivals Bradford City for an undisclosed fee. The 29-year-old has signed a two-year deal with Karl Robinson’s side after helping the Bantams to May’s play-off final, where they lost

Mitov to join Cambridge from Charlton

Dimitar Mitov spent four years with Charlton, coming through their youth ranks Cambridge United have agreed to sign Bulgarian goalkeeper Dimitar Mitov on a two-year contract, following his release by Charlton Athletic. The 20-year-old has represented his country at under-21 level, but did not play a senior game for the Addicks. “I’m really happy to

Charlton Athletic 3-0 Swindon Town

Charlton saw off already-relegated Swindon with a comfortable win at The Valley. The last game of the season saw the visitors start the stronger with Anton Rodgers hitting the bar from a free-kick. But it was Charlton who took the lead on 15 minutes when Chelsea loanee Jay Dasilva’s cross was headed home by striker

Rotherham approach Charlton for Barker

Richie Barker had spells as a manager with Bury and Portmsouth Rotherham United have made an approach to Charlton Athletic to speak to assistant manager Richie Barker. Barker, 41, had three spells with the Millers as a player, scoring 13 goals in 153 league appearances. He joined the Addicks in December 2016 to join up