MATCH PREVIEW | Charlton v Bolton Wanderers


The Addicks are back on home soil this weekend, taking on Bolton Wanderers in Sky Bet League One action (KO 3pm BST).

Charlton go into the fixture on the back of a first defeat under Michael Appleton having suffered a 3-1 reverse at Lincoln City in midweek.

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Fans outside of the UK and Ireland can watch every kick of the action live on CharltonTV, while those inside the UK and Ireland can enjoy live audio commentary. Click here to purchase your match/audio pass.


Speaking in his Friday press conference, Michael Appleton confirmed Chuks Aneke (hamstring) is set to be sidelined for 'a couple of months at least'.

Harry Isted (knee) and Terry Taylor (ankle) remain unavailable for the Addicks.

Carlos Mendes Gomes (hamstring) could return for the visitors having returned to full training, though George Johnston (knee), Zac Ashworth (calf) and Kyle Dempsey (back) are expected to miss out.


Bolton currently sit fourth in the Sky Bet League One standings, six points behind table toppers Portsmouth with a game in hand.

Ian Evatt’s men have won four of their last five league outings and travel to The Valley on the back of a 4-2 victory at Wycombe Wanderers on Tuesday night.


Charlton and Bolton have faced off on 95 previous occasions with the Addicks winning 29, Wanderers 46 and the remaining 20 encounters resulting in draws.

The last meeting between the two sides came at The Valley in January 2023, when the visitors claimed a 2-1 triumph thanks to goals from Aaron Morley and Dion Charles.


The match will be overseen by Geoff Eltringham, who will be assisted by Matthew McGrath and Mark Pottage. Dean Whitestone is the Fourth Official.

Eltringham has taken charge of nine games so far this season and has brandished 40 yellow cards and one red card.


Click here to get your tickets for Saturday's meeting with Bolton.

Bartram's and the Meantime Fans’ Bar will both be open from 12pm, while the Family Activity Zone (FAZ) will be open from 12.15pm until 2.15pm. The FAZ will be decorated to celebrate Halloween and young Addicks are encouraged to dress up in their best spooky outfit - with prizes and sweet treats on offer!

Supporters outside of the UK and Ireland can watch all of this weekend's action live on CharltonTV. Click here to get your match pass.

Meanwhile, Addicks inside the UK and Ireland can enjoy live audio commentary. Click here to purchase your audio pass.

Fans can buy Valley Gold Jackpot tickets online for the fixture. For every £1 spent on a Jackpot ticket, half goes to the club’s academy to help produce the stars of the future, while the other half goes to the two winners of a cash prize.

Click here to be in with a chance of winning up to £2,000.

Visiting The Valley for the first time this weekend? Click here to read our Visitors' Guide.

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