In 1990, the predominantly Labour council in Greenwich rejected planning permission for Charlton’s home ground to be rebuilt. This led to the formation of The Valley Party, who launched a spectacular fightback.
In an unprecedented and radical move, several Charlton fans have started up a podcast exposing their club’s controversial owner. We spoke to them about the task at hand.
On Saturday afternoon, fans of Charlton and Coventry came together to demonstrate against their clubs’ disastrous ownership. These are our reflections on the day.
If you want to understand the appalling cost of bad ownership in football, then look no further.