TEAM NEWS | Louie Watson and Leaburn start


Deadline-day signing Louie Watson will make his full Charlton debut in this evening’s EFL Trophy game at Crawley Town.

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Miles Leaburn will make his first start of the season after returning from injury with an appearance from the bench on Saturday while Slobodan Tedić, who, like Louie Watson, joined on deadline day, is on the bench at the Broadfield Stadium.

Academy prospects Henry Molyneux and Josh Laqeretabua feature in a senior matchday squad for the first time.

The Addicks are expected to line-up in a 4-3-3 with Richard Chin, Deji Elerewe, Lucas Ness, Tayo Edun starting in a back four in front of Harry Isted.

George Dobson captains the side and will play alongside Terry Taylor and Watson in midfield, behind a front three of Tyreece Campbell, Leaburn and Charlie Kirk.

Tedić, Molyneux and Laqeretabua are joined on the bench by Henry Molyneux, Josh Laqeretabua, Jacob Roddy, Harvey Kedwell, Chem Campbell and Daniel Kanu.

Charlton: Isted; Chin, Elerewe, Ness, Edun; Dobson (c), Taylor, L.Watson; T.Campbell, Leaburn, Kirk

Substitutes: Molyneux, Laqeretabua, Roddy, Kedwell, C.Campbell, Kanu, Tedić

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