U21 CUP PREVIEW | Cockfosters v Charlton


Charlton's U21s start their London Senior Cup defence with a first-round tie at Cockfosters on Wednesday night (KO 7.45pm GMT).

Fans can attend the clash at Chalk Lane, with admission priced at £10 for adults and £5 for concessions, while U18s go free. There will also be a matchday programme available for £2.

The young Addicks head into the game on the back of a 2-0 triumph at Wolves in the Premier League Cup on Sunday thanks to goals in each half from Toby Bower and Patrick Casey.

Meanwhile, Cockfosters ran out 4-0 victors at home to Arlesey Town last weekend in the Spartan South Midlands Football League Premier Division.

Supporters will be able to follow live updates of Wednesday’s tie via @CharltonAcademy on X - formerly known as Twitter.

The winners will travel to Park View Road in the second round to face Welling United, who beat New Salamis 2-1 in round one.

Charlton fans can support the academy by signing up to the Valley Gold scheme. Valley Gold enables fans to support the club's academy in unearthing the talents of tomorrow, as well as giving them the chance to win cash prizes.

Click here for more information on how you can become a Valley Gold member.

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