Wembley play-off final hero Clive Mendonca has a special place in the hearts of Charlton fans - and it's fitting that our tribute to him goes up top in VOTV138.
The third issue of the season was published on Saturday, October 14th, with plenty of coverage of the recent Legends United reunion match at the Valley. With a more contemporary focus, Kyle Andrews writes on Tariqe Fosu's hat-trick at Fleetwood and what it tells us about Charlton's promotion chances.
Elsewhere, Nigel Pamment takes a look at the development of Charlton's young players and Matt Wright goes behind the scenes with the Charlton Live internet radio show, while John Ingram recalls the famous - or infamous 4-4 draw at Burnley in 1976. There's a tribute to former chairman Richard Collins, who sadly died recently, and Paul Breen muses on the unlikely friendships that football fosters and Jonathan Miller gives his view of what it will take to shift owner Roland Duchatelet. Plus all the usual features.
VOTV138 will go back on sale outside The Valley before the League One clash with AFC Wimbledon on Saturday, October 28th, but you can order it now for dispatch by first-class mail below. Subscriptions placed now (see below) will also begin with VOTV138, unless otherwise specified by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. It is possible to pay for subscriptions by BACS or by cheque if you prefer not to use PayPal. For more details, please email.
Tariqe Fosu stole the show from much delayed league debutants Mark Marshall and Ben Reeves as Charlton won 3-1 at Fleetwood Town to end a sequence of four matches without a victory on the last day of September. Read RICK EVERITT's match report here.
RICK EVERITT took a close look at what's been happening over the summer at Charlton's training ground - or more accurately next door to it - in VOTV136. Is a big chunk of the money from Ademola Lookman's sale last January really being spent on a neighbouring rugby ground – and if so why? Read more here.
You can now order a copy of Rick Everitt's Battle for The Valley for the bargain price of £9 (including P&P to a UK address) below - or £6 if you are one of our new or existing subscribers.
First published in 1991, the 320-page book (32 completely new) was reissued in 2014 with extra chapters covering the build-up to return to The Valley in December 1992, as well as the great day itself, whch now features in full colour.
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