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FT Charlton 1-2 Barnsley: As it happened
This live event has finished
- Charlton v Barnsley
- The Addicks are just outside the relegation zone but have games in hand - including tonight's - on most of their drop rivals
- Barnsley prop up the table going into this clash and will be desperate to close the five-point gap on the home side
That ends our live blog for this evening. A match report will be on our website soon. Good night from The Valley and thanks for following.
Looks like the relegation battle is going to go to the wire this year. Barnsley have got themselves right back in contention with this result.
Charlton 1-2 Barnsley
Addicks denied what looked blatant free-kick for foul on Cousins
Five minutes added
Wiggins off injured at the minute leaving Charlton a man short
Cross comes in but nobody there to get on the end of it. Sums up Charlton's night.
Ajdarevic for foul on Mellis
Poyet off, Ajdarevic on
Steele punches away Reza's shot
Hunt off, Mellis on
Solly off, Wilson on
M'Voto tackles Sordell in the box. Barnsley survive the scare.
Kennedy's shot from the left takes a slight deflection and beats Hamer
Sordell shoots over from a decent position in the box. Charlton have started well.
Cousins fires off target from the edge of the area
Harriott silencing a few of his critics with some neat play there before he is taken off for Reza
Jackson free-kick into the box punched clear by Steele
Second half is underway and Poyet not far alaw within seconds of the restart with a long range effort
Teams are out and Harriott is still on
Still got every faith. Sounds like harriots having a mare. Bet he scores equaliser #cafc— @lewisjm88 15 April 2014
Harriott Sordell Cousins Off Reza AA Wilson On #Cafc— @leewootton93 15 April 2014
RT @HungryTed: Harriott needs a very long rest from the first team. Once a promising talent; now falling backwards fast. #cafc— @AlReeve8 15 April 2014
Charlton 0-1 Barnsley: Bright start but no cutting edge and then Barnsley score.
Cousins and Dawson
Spat on the touchline!!
Two added minutes
Jackson's shot deflected for a corner
Lawrence's shot takes a deflection but Hamer catches
The goal has clearly put an end to Charlton's early domination. Barnsley, however, have clearly grown in belief since the goal.
Harriott getting dogs abuse from the fans after he fails to keep the ball in play
'We are staying up' sing the Barnsley fans. They clearly know the song well as they somehow manage to beat the drop every year.
Jean-Yves M'Voto heads home from a corner
CLOSE: Jackson's chip goes just over hte bar
'You are the worst footballer in the world Harriott' shouts a fan sat behind me after the Addick misses a good chance. Harsh.
McLaughlin's header from Kennedy's cross easily saved by Hamer
Jackson's shot charged down and Charlton win a corner. It is cleared.
Diego Poyet wins a free-kick but not where you would expect it - just yards from his own goal-line
Charlton have started the better of the two sides although a couple of times they have needlessly given the ball away when on the attack
'Diego Poyet. he's better than Gus' sing the home fans
Cousins sees a low angled shot from just outside of the box fly agonisingly wide
Tom Kennedy's free-kick whipped into the box but Hamer catches and sets up an immediate Addicks attack by launching the ball upfield for Obika
Not sure if he is injured - or just completely hopeless - but not even a place on the Barnsley bench for Mr Dench tonight
Hamer gathers Liam Lawrence's cross
RT @samkimber24: impeccably observed minutes silence at the Valley there. Well done to all who are there #JFT96 #cafc— @Glovepup 15 April 2014
The game has kicked off
Here come the two teams.
There are four changes for the hosts. In come Chris Solly, Richard Wood, Callum Harriott and Jon Obika. Michael Morrison, Astrit Ajdarevic, Lawrie Wilson and Michael Morrison drop to the bench.
Subs: Thuram-Ulien, Hughes, Morrison, Wilson, Fox, Ajdarevic, Ghoochannnejhad
Charlton line-up as follows: Hamer, Solly, Wiggins, Wood, Dervite, Harriott, Cousins, Poyet, Jackson, Obika, Sordell.
A big night lies ahead for both Charlton and Barnsley as they look to pick up vital points which could ensure Championship football next season.
Good evening from The Valley!!
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