TEAM NEWS | Unchanged XI as Forster-Caskey returns to squad

Johnnie Jackson has named an unchanged starting line-up for this afternoon’s encounter against Lincoln City at the The Valley.

The gaffer fields the same starting XI for the fourth consecutive fixture, while Jake Forster-Caskey returns to the Addicks' matchday 18 for the first time in 11 months following his ACL injury.

Craig MacGillivray continues between the sticks, behind a back-three of Sean Clare, Sam Lavelle and Ben Purrington.

Adam Matthews and Corey Blackett-Taylor continue in wing-back roles as Alex Gilbey, George Dobson and Scott Fraser line up in midfield, with captain Jayden Stockley and Conor Washington starting up front.

Forster-Caskey is joined on the bench by Nathan Harness, Akin Famewo, Jason Pearce, Elliot Lee, Jonathan Leko and Mason Burstow.

Charlton: MacGillivray; Clare, Lavelle, Purrington; Matthews, Gilbey, Dobson, Fraser, Blackett-Taylor; Stockley (c), Washington

Subs: Harness, Famewo, Pearce, Forster-Caskey, Lee, Leko, Burstow

Supporters in the UK and Ireland can listen to live commentary of the game on CharltonTV with former Addicks defender Steve Brown joining Terry Smith and Greg Stubley in the SE7 gantry. Click here to purchase your pass.

Meanwhile, fans based outside of the UK and Ireland can purchase a live streaming pass for this afternoon’s fixture by clicking here, with 1987 play-off hero Peter Shirtliff starring alongside Alan Curbishley and host Charlotte Richardson in the CharltonTV studio, presented by DNEL Ltd.

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