Monday, 24 October 2011

Powell looks for another unbeaten run from Charlton

Eurosport: La Liga double header (23/10/11)

Roberto Soldado came to the rescue once again for Valencia with a late equaliser at home to Athletic Bilbao.

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Following the 1-1 draw at the Mestalla, Levante climbed to the summit of the top flight for the first time in their 102-year history with a 3-0 win away to Villarreal.

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Monday, 17 October 2011

Eurosport: Serie A double header (16/10/11)

Two reports, not a single goal! In fact, only Bologna scored (0-2 winners v Novara) in SIX Italian games that day.

First was the midday kick-off between Cesena v Fiorentina:

Following that was league leaders Juventus' trip to Chievo:

Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Eurosport: Bulgaria v Wales (11/10/11)

Both sides were out of the running for Poland & Ukraine come the final group stage, but the winners of this one would avoid the Group G wooden spoon. Gareth Bale scored the only goal as Gary Speed's side ended their fruitless campaign on a high, and momentum may well be on their side when the road to Brazil 2014 begins.

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Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Exclusive interview w/ Eric Bristow

With the Bullseye theatre tour coming to Catford on Saturday, I got the chance to ring up Eric Bristow about the event and his legendary career.

Monday, 10 October 2011

Addicks striker loving life after cancer scare

Speaking to Charlton's new striker Yann Kermorgant after the draw at home to Tranmere:

Charlton U18s 2-0 Southampton U18s (08/10/11)

A Joe Pigott penalty and Semi Ajayi's first goal of the season made it three wins on the bounce for the Young Addicks. Match report here:,,10267~2477409,00.html

Sunday, 9 October 2011

The MLS Transatlantic #3 feat. Mike Ammann

The 2011 Major League Soccer season is fast approaching its climax. I haven't blogged on the subject since said season began in the Spring. It seemed like a fitting time to break that duck - with the thoughts of a very special guest, an 'MLS Original', if you will...

Eurosport: Andorra v Republic of Ireland (07/10/11)

A comprehensive 2-0 win over the joint worst footballing nation in the world set the Republic of Ireland up for a winner-takes-all final group match with Armenia for a spot in the qualification playoffs.

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Sheffield United 0-2 Charlton (01/10/11)

Goals from Bradley Wright-Phillips and Yann Kermorgant put Charlton five points clear at the top of League One last weekend. Report is here:

Meanwhile, Michael Morrison told us after the game how the back line were growing together as a unit:

Sunday, 2 October 2011

Eurosport: AC Milan v Viktoria Plzen (28/09/11)

The surprise Czech champions put up a fight, but Milan were eventually able to pick up a 2-0 win on Champions League group stage Matchday 2.

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Addicks battle for draw at Dons (27/09/11) for match report of the 1-1 stalemate at stadium:mk - we also caught up with keeper Ben Hamer on settling in at SE7: