Penalties, deadly diseases, Jose Mourinho and James Milner: 10 reasons why England WILL win the World Cup in Brazil

News Shopper: INJURED: Wayne Rooney

9:41am Sunday 20th April 2014

The wait is nearly over. Just over 50 days remain until the start of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Here, News Shopper brings you 10 reasons why England CAN and WILL win the World Cup.

Welling defeated by champions Luton Town

6:41pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Having won the Conference Premiership on Tuesday through Cambridge United’s defeat, Luton Town celebrated with victory at Welling United.

Eagles defender admits he may have upset Evertonian relatives

News Shopper: Scouser Scott Dann may have some explaining to do to his Bluenose family members. Picture by Edmund Boyden.

9:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Scott Dann admitted he may have upset a few family members when he scored his first goal for Crystal Palace against Everton at Goodison Park.

Striker excited by prospect of West Ham return

News Shopper: Chamakh celebrates his winner

7:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Marouane Chamakh is looking forward to returning to West Ham when Crystal Palace visit Upton Park for a London derby this weekend.

Former Arsenal forward happy to do Gunners favour with Everton win

News Shopper: No happy Arsenal return for former Gunners striker

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Marouane Chamakh admitted he was pleased to do his former club Arsenal a big favour last night by helping Crystal Palace stun Everton 3-2.

Pulis speaks of Crystal Palace pride after safety all but guaranteed by Everton win

News Shopper: Welsh roots: Tony Pulis watched Cardiff City as a young boy

10:59pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Tony Pulis has spoken of his pride about the fact Crystal Palace will be in the top flight again next season after reaching 40 points tonight at Goodison Park.

Eagles march on with stunning Toffees win

News Shopper: High praise: Cameron Jerome is loving Palace under the leadership of Tony Pulis

9:48pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Crystal Palace recorded a fourth straight victory at Everton tonight to all but secure their Premier League status for another season.

Harriott stick went too far

News Shopper: Callum Harriott

5:15pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Addicks columnist MATIAS GREZ feels some of the criticism directed at Callum Harriott last night went too far for someone still in the early stages of his professional career.

FT Charlton 1-2 Barnsley: As it happened

News Shopper: Will it be another winning Valley Tuesday night for head coach Jose Riga?

7:32pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Charlton take on relegation rivals Barnsley at The Valley this evening in a crucial fixture at the wrong end of the Championship - follow all the action here with our online blog.

Barnsley close gap on Addicks with Valley win

News Shopper: Astrit Ajdarevic gave Charlton an early lead. Picture by Keith Gillard.

9:59pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Charlton’s survival hopes were dealt a severe blow as they lost a vital game against fellow strugglers Barnsley 2-1.

Football club agrees ground share

5:23pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Seven Acre & Sidcup FC have signed a three-year deal to ground share at the Sporting Club Thamesmead facility, the home of Thmaesmead Town FC.

Wands denied late point by woodwork

10:05am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Cray went down 1-0 to a late goal at Bury Town on Saturday in a lively end of season encounter.

Brown rues Ebbsfleet's inability to kill Sutton off

News Shopper: Jamie Taylor celebrates after equalising for Sutton. Picture by Paul Loughlin.

1:50pm Monday 14th April 2014

Ebbsfleet manager Steve Brown revealed he was disappointed with the fact his side did not sew the game up when in the ascendency before going on to lose 3-1 at Sutton.

Puncheon gives full credit to Pulis for his and Palace's revival

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:30am Monday 14th April 2014

Crystal Palace’s man of the moment Jason Puncheon has praised Tony Pulis for turning his season around after giving the winger confidence to overcome his homecoming jitters.

Puncheon not convinced Eagles are safe yet despite Aston Villa success

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:12am Monday 14th April 2014

Jason Puncheon is refusing to take survival for granted as Crystal Palace travel to Goodison Park full of confidence after recording a third straight victory over relegation rivals Aston Villa.

Keeper in confident mood ahead of Everton trip

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

9:50am Monday 14th April 2014

Julian Speroni says Crystal Palace head to Everton full of belief after three straight wins lifted the Eagles to the brink of safety.

Riga promises strong reaction to woeful Brighton display

News Shopper: Picture by Keith Gillard

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Jose Riga declared Charlton’s performance against Barnsley tomorrow will be unrecognisable from Saturday’s abject defeat at Brighton.

Jackson confident of positive response against Barnsley to Brighton result

News Shopper: Danny Guthrie slides in on Johnnie Jackson

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Charlton captain Johnnie Jackson fully expects his side to be at full tilt against Barnsley tomorrow night, despite their hefty fixture schedule.

Fleet suffer setback at play-off rivals Sutton United

News Shopper: Simon Downer is mobbed by Jamie Taylor, Lee Sawyer and Louis John after giving Sutton the lead

2:08pm Monday 14th April 2014

Ebbsfleet United suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat away to play-off rivals Sutton United on a sunny Saturday afternoon at The Borough Sports Ground.

May pops up late to snatch late Bromley win

News Shopper: Jay May celebrates his winner

12:58pm Monday 14th April 2014

Jay May’s last-gasp goal ensured Bromley ended a five-game winless run with victory over Weston-super-Mare at Hayes Lane on Saturday.

Welling United crash at Kidderminster

News Shopper: Lee Butcher saves Amari Morgan-Smith's penalty. Picture by Dave Budden.

8:57pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Jaded Welling United again showed the difficulties of competing with a small squad as once again they failed to list a full sixteen man squad on their visit to Kidderminster Harriers.

Goldberg admits frustration with Bromley's recent dip after Eastleigh loss

News Shopper: Brendan Kiernan shoots

4:26pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Bromley manager Mark Goldberg accepts his side’s recent run has been a frustrating one for everyone involved with the club.

Eastleigh on brink of title after Bromley victory

News Shopper: Ben Wright sends Joe Welch the wrong way from the spot to make it 2-1 to Eastleigh. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

4:01pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Bromley's title challenge looks to be over after last night's 2-1 home defeat at the hands of leaders Eastleigh left the Hayes Lane side nine points off the Conference South summit.

Mental strength key to Yeovil result for Charlton head coach

News Shopper: Astrit Ajdarevic fires Charlton in front. Picture by Keith Gillards.

1:27pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Charlton beat Yeovil 3-2 at The Valley last night and head coach Jose Riga revealed it was the mental resilience of his side which impressed him the most.

Riga remains tight lipped on Valley future

News Shopper: Head coach Jose Riga is congratulated by assistant Karel Fraeye at the final whistle. Pictures by Keith Gillard.

12:49pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Jose Riga is loving life managing Charlton but is yet to commit his long-term future to the club.

Defender in talks on new Addicks deal

News Shopper: Yeovil keeper Chris Dunn is beaten by Dorian Dervite's goal. Picture by Keith Gillard.

12:33pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Dorian Dervite has opened discussions on signing a new contract with Charlton.

Wings fail to hit Bullseye

News Shopper: Kingsley James scores the only goal. Pictures by Dave Budden.

11:11pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Having guaranteed mathematical safety on Saturday, Welling United supporters hoped to see their club pushing on for a top half finish.

Addicks pick up vital Yeovil win to boost survival chances

News Shopper: Astrit Ajdarevic's early opener hits the back of the net. Pictures by Keith Gillard.

9:51pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Charlton gave their Championship survival hopes a huge shot in the arm with a 3-2 home triumph over fellow strugglers Yeovil Town.

VIDEO: Wings star in running for top Non-League honour

News Shopper: Gallagher celebrates

4:21pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Welling United’s Jake Gallagher has impressed for club and country this season and his new-found maturity could land him one of non-league football’s biggest prizes, according to England C boss Paul Fairclough.

Eagles showed just how much they have improved since Bluebirds semi-final woe

News Shopper: Tony Pulis

3:24pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Eagles columnist WILL TAYLOR reflects on how Saturday’s 3-0 win at Cardiff shows how far Palace have come since their tame 2012 League Cup semi-final display at the same stadium.

Riga impressed by Royals display if not result

News Shopper: Jose Riga. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

11:02am Monday 7th April 2014

Despite Saturday’s loss to Reading, Jose Riga is hoping Charlton can use the performance to their advantage heading into Tuesday’s important clash against Yeovil.

Striker accepts pressure is on to fire Charlton to safety

News Shopper: Church wins a header

9:48am Monday 7th April 2014

Charlton striker Simon Church admits the pressure is now on him and his team-mates to convert their chances when they come along.

Lillywhites lose further ground in title race after Havant setback

News Shopper: Jay May (above) pulled it back to 2-1 in the 82nd minute. PICTURE BY EDMUND BOYDEN.

1:28pm Monday 7th April 2014

Bromley are now six points off leaders Eastleigh after Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at play-off rivals Havant & Waterlooville.

Wings guarantee safety with Alfreton point

News Shopper: Ross Lafayette scores from the spot. Pictures from Dave Budden.

12:23pm Monday 7th April 2014

Welling United picked up a hard-earned point in Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Alfreton Town.

Wands relegated after heavy Kingstonian defeat

1:44pm Monday 7th April 2014

Cray’s five-season stay in the Ryman Premier League came to an end as a 4-0 home defeat to promotion-chasing Kingstonian confirmed relegation.

Royals defeat leaves Addicks in relegation mire

News Shopper: Danny Williams is congratulated after opening the scoring. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

11:35am Sunday 6th April 2014

Any hopes of Charlton easing their way to Championship safety were dealt a blow on Saturday by a lacklustre 1-0 home defeat to Reading.

Pulis: Crystal Palace are not safe yet

News Shopper: Welsh roots: Tony Pulis watched Cardiff City as a young boy

6:21pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Eagles boss Tony Pulis is refusing to believe Crystal Palace are safe after today’s stunning 3-0 success at Cardiff City.

Puncheon at the double for Eagles in vital Bluebirds win

News Shopper: Jason Puncheon has been charged for a series of tweets directed towards Neil Warnock

5:02pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Jason Puncheon scored twice as Crystal Palace moved seven points clear of the danger zone with an emphatic 3-0 success at fellow strugglers Cardiff City.

Hamer comes to the fore in Charlton's bid to beat drop

News Shopper: Ben Hamer. Picture by Keith Gillard.

4:57pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Addicks columnist MATIAS GREZ salutes the recent contribution of keeper Ben Hamer as Charlton continue to improve under new boss Jose Riga.

Cup dream all Dover for Bromley

News Shopper: Elliot Buchanan

4:23pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

A makeshift Bromley side bowed out of the Kent Senior Cup semi-final at Dover Athletic when they went down to an injury time goal in a 3-2 defeat.

Hatters snatch late victory at Dartford

News Shopper: Tony Burman

9:44pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Dartford were within seven minutes of a vital victory over leaders Luton Town tonight, only to concede twice late on and lose 2-1.

Lennon urges Millwall fans to pack The Den

News Shopper: Dionne Lennon (Sportsbeat)

4:53pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Dionne Lennon is urging Millwall fans to pack out The Den this season as the Lionesses bid to make their Women’s Super League debut one to remember.

Crystal Palace were simply the better team against Chelsea

News Shopper: John Terry's own goal howler puts the Eagles in front. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

4:15pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Eagles columnist WILL TAYLOR is this week basking in the glory of Saturday’s stunning result against Chelsea.

Welling complete double over Chester

News Shopper: Vasilious Karagiannis opens the scoring for the Wings.

9:00am Tuesday 1st April 2014

Despite being reduced to ten men just after half an hour, Welling United completed the double over Chester with a comfortable 2-0 victory at Park View Road.

Cup final joy for Bromley North

News Shopper: Man of the match Dan Thompson

12:57pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Bromley U18s North have won the London Cup after beating Cray Wanderers Youth 2-0 in the final at Mile End Stadium.

Charlton defender determined to avoid drop

News Shopper: Michael Morrison

10:00am Monday 31st March 2014

Michael Morrison admits he will feel the responsibility of relegation more than most if Charlton do end up going down.

Boss hopes Man Utd youngster can fire side up table

News Shopper: Head coach Jose Riga. Pictures by Keith Gillard

10:00am Monday 31st March 2014

Jose Riga feels the potential goal threat provided by new signing Davide Petrucci will boost Charlton’s survival hopes as the fixtures continue to come thick and fast.

Eastbourne hold Bromley

News Shopper: Brendan Kiernan (above) delivered the assist for Bromley's equaliser. Picture by Keith Gillard.

11:47am Monday 31st March 2014

Bromley had to come from behind to snatch a 1-1 draw at Eastbourne Borough on Saturday.

Commitment in Tonbridge win pleases Ebbsfleet chief

News Shopper: Michael Thalassitis scores the vital winning goal

11:03am Monday 31st March 2014

Ebbsfleet United manager Steve Brown praised his side’s commitment following Saturday’s 1-0 home win over Tonbridge Angels.

FT Derby County 3-0 Charlton Athletic as it happened

2:36pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Charlton are back in the East Midlands after Tuesday's win at Nottingham Forest with a trip to Derby County - follow all the action here with our live online blog.






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