Club Overview

Formed in 1905, Charlton Athletic has a proud history and this section is dedicated to giving you a better understanding about what the club is now and where it has come from.

You can read all about the club’s famous stadium, The Valley, here and find out more about the redevelopment of the club’s training ground.

Our Club History section offers an in-depth look at the past, chronicling the highs and the lows of Charlton Athletic. One of the highs on the timeline is Charlton’s return to The Valley in 1992, you can read more about it here.

The Charlton Athletic academy is one of the best in the country, producing 27 graduates who have gone on to represent the first team since August 2012, and you can read all about the make-up of the academy here.

The academy wouldn’t be where it is today though without the help of Charlton supporters and there is more on how Valley Gold has helped the academy and how you can become a member here.