Charlton Media Watch December 2016

Updated every weekday, rounds up all the latest Addicks news in the media...

Friday, December 30th

Everton interested in Charlton’s £10m Lookman, write the Wharf

The South London Press report that Morgan Fox could be on his way to Sheffield Wednesday in January

The Daily Mail ask who is Ademola Lookman?

Sky Sports pundit David Prutton says that Ademola Lookman will be one of the EFL’s wonderkids in 2017

HITC ask if Sheffield Wednesday could show interest in Morgan Fox in January, having had a bid knocked back in the summer

In the SLP, Karl Robinson says that Charlton’s injury list in horrendous

The SLP believe that Karl Robinson will target two of his former players, Samir Carruthers and Ben Reeves, in January

Anton Ferdinand should be fit for Southend’s clash against Charlton, say ESPN

Thursday, December 29th

In The Telegraph, Koeman confirms interest in Ademola Lookman

The Belfast Telegraph reported likewise

So did ITV

And the Daily Mail

And BT Sport

And Sky Sports



And the Guardian


And the Independent

And The Mirror

And the Evening Standard, who also report that we are set to add to our squad in January

Kent Live believe that Sheffield Wednesday are readying a fresh bid for Morgan Fox

Anton Ferdinand should be fit to face us on New Year’s Eve, despite an ankle knock, report the Southend Echo

Wednesday, December 28th

Everton Manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed that he is interested in signing Ademola Lookman, write Kent Live

The Mirror say that Everton are set to complete a deal for Ademola Lookman

As have Kent Live

And the BBC

The Express believe that Everton are set to beat Liverpool to Ademola Lookman’s signature

So do the Daily Star, who also mention Arsenal

The South London Press say that Everton are close to signing Ademola Lookman

Dillon Phillips praised his teammates for bouncing back from defeat against Millwall by beating MK Dons on Boxing Day

Sky Sports have published highlights of our Boxing Day win over MK Dons

Karl Robinson says that our Boxing Day win at MK Dons should not be about him earning his first three points as our Manager but instead about the club

Karl Robinson set for transfer talks after MK Dons win

Ademola Lookman scores game’s only goal as Charlton win in Milton Keynes

Ademola Lookman’s goal secures Karl Robinson's first win as Charlton Manager 

Friday, December 23rd

In the South London Press, Karl Robinson reveals his first Charlton priority after Millwall setback

In the Evening Standard, Karl Robinson tells Charlton players to write down what is wrong at the moment

Also in the Standard, Millwall boss Neil Harris is urging his side to go and mount a play-off push

Millwall midfielder Ben Thompson said that Wednesday’s win was for his late brother

Dulwich Hamlet are eyeing more signings, having added young Charlton duo Louis Yamfam and Chris Millar to their squad on loan

ESPN preview our Boxing Day match against MK Dons

The SLP have analysed Wednesday’s defeat at Millwall

Thursday, December 22nd

The Daily Mail have reported that former Charlton boss Russell Slade has been appointed as Coventry City manager

So have Kent Live


And the South London Press

In the South London Press, Richie Barker added to Addicks’ backroom staff

Kent Live did likewise

As did the BBC

News At Den reported on Wednesday night’s match at Millwall

So did ESPN

And the Evening Standard

And the South London Press

And Sky Sports

Karl Robinson to call in Charlton players for individual meetings after Millwall defeat

Karl Robinson not spending time reading media reports

No Christmas miracle for lacklustre Charlton, write the Wharf

Wednesday, December 21st

In the South London Press, what Josh Magennis thinks ahead of Charlton’s London derby against Milwall

The Wharf think that tonight’s derby is likely to end in s draw, going by the betting odds

Millwall defender Tony Craig says his side are looking forward to tonight’s game

News At Den preview tonight’s derby

The BBC say that January will be a defining month for us

In the SLP, Andrew Crofts wants to end Charlton’s wait for a win over Millwall

Sky Sports preview tonight’s game

Karl Robinson says actions will speak louder than words tonight

Millwall boss Neil Harris has challenged his underperforming players to fight for their futures in tonight’s derby

Karl Robinson says that Charlton need a long-term vision

Tuesday, December 20th

The Daily Gazette reported on Colchester U23s’ win over our U23s on Monday afternoon

In the South London Press, Millwall striker Steve Morison says that Wednesday’s game is just another just to record three points

Steve Morison not putting extra pressure on Millwall ahead of Charlton clash, write News At Den

Monday, December 19th

The Daily Mail believe that Everton’s reported move from Ademola Lookman has hit a stumbling block

In the Peterborough Telegraph, Posh continue their impressive run by winning at Charlton

Happy Valley for Peterborough at Charlton, write ESPN

In the South London Press, Karl Robinson suffers his first defeat as Charlton boss

Also in the SLP, Robinson disappointed by defensive lapses

On Sky Sports, Posh deny Robinson and Charlton

Millwall manager Neil Harris says that Wednesday’s derby cannot come quickly enough

Robinson frustrated after Charlton suffer defeat, write Kent Live

Robinson targeting winger in January window

Andrew Crofts labels Posh defeat as kick in the teeth

Taking quotes from Saturday’s programme, HITC have written a piece with main feature Ademola Lookman

The South London Press have written story about comments made by owner Roland Duchatelet

Friday, December 16th

The BBC have reported the news of Jason pearce’s injury

In the South London Press, Karl Robinson eyeing January signings 

Thursday, December 15th

HITC report that Celtic are interested in Ademola Lookman

Squawka say that Everton are in advanced talks with the club about Ademola Lookman

TalkSPORT round up the latest transfer rumours

London Football News say that Everton are set to beat Arsenal, Liverpool, Crystal Palace and Celtic to the signing of Ademola Lookman

Wednesday, December 14th

The South London Press have published the match report of veteran journalist Kevin Nolan from Saturday’s draw at Bradford

Also in the SLP, Charlton set to sell young duo in the January transfer window

The BBC reported on last night’s FA Cup replay at MK Dons

Sky Sports did likewise

And the SLP

Robinson sees grit in Charlton’s young players, despite FA Cup exit

The Wharf believe that we will go into Saturday’s match against Peterborough United as favourites

In the Independent, Everton confident of signing Ademola Lookman

The Mirror also link Everton with Ademola Lookman

Millwall defender Byron Webster is a doubt for our match-up next Wednesday

Tuesday, December 13th

On Kent Live, Charlton to donate their share of the Kent Senior Cup gate receipts to Margate

Also on Kent Live, Adam Chicksen says that Karl Robinson still possesses the enthusiasm that he had when they worked together at MK Dons

Charlton’s aggressive play fails to breakdown Bradford as Addicks earn a point, The Wharf report

In the South London Press, Charlton sweating over the fitness of Jason Pearce

Also in the SLP, Karl Robinson set to make eight changes for FA Cup replay

Adam Chicksen says that Karl Robinson hasn’t changed since their days together a MK Dons

Old boss meets new boss at Stadium MK, write the Milton Keynes Citizen

Karl Robinson tells the South London Press that he believes transfer fees are being bumped up when Charlton are linked

Monday, December 12th

Dillon Phillips told the South London Press that he is determined to make the most of his chance

The BBC reported on Saturday’s draw at Bradford

So did the South London Press


And Sky Sports

Karl Robinson says that Patrick Bauer did the right thing in getting a second yellow card on Saturday

The Manager also said that he is loving being in charge of the Addicks

Friday, December 9th

Sky Sports preview tomorrow’s match against Bradford City

Billy Clarke to miss out for Bradford City against Charlton, writes ESPN

In the South London Press, Charlton boss hints at central defensive departures in January

Thursday, December 8th

The South London Press have reported that Harry Lennon is attracted interest from a number of clubs

The SLP have done a piece of Kevin Nugent being nominated for November’s Manager of the Month award

The SLP reported on our women’s team’s victory over Crystal Palace

VICE Sports have written a story on the podcast that was released last week

PR Week report that the club have hired a new Head of Communications

Wednesday, December 7th

Kevin Nolan rounds up the action from Saturday’s FA Cup clash with MK Dons for the South London Press, saying that the Addicks will need to be less ‘wayward’ to progress from the replay

Sky Sports report that Kevin Nugent is amongst the four nominees for November’s Manager of the Month award:

Tuesday, December 6th

On the BBC, Charlton announce sex abuse inquiry

All Nigeria Soccer report that Ademola Lookman is on the radar of the Nigerian Football Federation

Late drama sees Crystal Palace bow out of the cup at the hands of Charlton, write the Croydon Advertiser

Brighton await Dons or Charlton, write the Milton Keynes Citizen

Sky Sports rounded up last night’s FA Cup, third-round draw

The South London Press summarised the FA Cup draw for all of their clubs

On West London Sport, Fulham youngsters well beaten by Charlton U23s

On the Premier League’s website, Umerah double sees off Fulham

Monday, December 5th

The BBC posted highlights from our goalless draw against MK Dons on Saturday evening

Sky Sports reported on the draw

The Milton Keynes Citizen reported on Saturday’s goalless draw

Karl Robinson told the South London Press that he was so nervous before taking charge of his first match on Saturday

The SLP also reported on the weekend draw

On Kent Live, Karl Robinson won’t publically reveal his target for this season

HITC report that a bid from Everton for Ademola Lookman has stumbled over a loan-back option

On ITV, Charlton launch internal investigation over allegations of historical sex abuse of former youth player

Sky Sports have reported the same

And so have the Mirror

Millwall midfielder Shaun Williams says he owes a lot to Karl Robinson, who gave him his chance in English football

On HITC, fans react to Jordan Botaka’s first start for Charlton

The South London Press have published the FA Cup details for all of the clubs that they report on

Friday, December 2nd

The BBC have written a piece about the stories to look out for in the FA Cup second round. Karl Robinson’s first match in charge features as one of them

In the Milton Keynes Citizen, Karl Robinson goes from friend to foe

HITC have reported on three teenagers that Everton should target as well as Ademola Lookman

On Kent Live, Karl Robinson wants to learn more about Charlton about meeting fans in a pub

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

On TalkSPORT, Karl Robinson reveals his first impressions of Charlton:
On Kent Live, Karl Robinson asks Chris O’Loughlin to stay on
Also on Kent Live, Karl Robinson drops a hint about where he wants to strengthen in January
The Daily Mail have reported on the Getting To Know The Network podcast
Karl Robinson took part in Sky Sports’ EFL podcast this week
The Daily Mail report that Everton are confident of signing Ademola Lookman
The Express have reported similar. They also link Arsenal and Chelsea with Ademola Lookman
The Daily Star have done likewise
In the South London Press, Karl Robinson believes that we are the biggest club in League One
Patrick Bauer has been nominated for League One’s Fans’ Player of the Month award. You can vote for him here
Crystal Palace Ladies hoping for a record crowd on Sunday when they play Charlton
The Evening Standard have written a similar story

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