1999–2000 Charlton Athletic F.C. season

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Charlton Athletic
1999–2000 season
Chairman Richard Murray
Manager Alan Curbishley
Stadium The Valley
First Division 1st (promoted)
FA Cup Sixth round
Worthington Cup Second round
Top goalscorer League: Hunt (24)
All: Hunt (25)
Lowest home attendance 18,663 Walsall (6 November 1999)
Average home league attendance 19,558

During the 1999–2000 English football season, Charlton Athletic F.C. competed in the Football League First Division.

Season summary[edit]

Alan Curbishley and his Charlton side won the First Division title to regain promotion to the Premiership at the first time of asking.

Final league table[edit]

!Pos Team P W D L F A Pts
1. Charlton Athletic 46 27 10 9 79 45 91
2. Manchester City 46 26 11 9 78 40 89
3. Ipswich Town 46 25 12 9 71 42 87
4. Barnsley 46 24 10 12 88 67 82
5. Birmingham City 46 22 11 13 65 44 77
6. Bolton Wanderers 46 21 13 12 69 50 76
7. Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 21 11 14 64 48 74
8. Huddersfield Town 46 21 11 14 62 49 74
9. Fulham 46 17 16 13 49 41 67
10. Queens Park Rangers 46 16 18 12 62 53 66
11. Blackburn Rovers 46 15 17 14 55 51 62
12. Norwich City 46 14 15 17 45 50 57
13. Tranmere Rovers 46 15 12 19 57 68 57
14. Nottingham Forest 46 14 14 18 53 55 56
15. Crystal Palace 46 13 15 18 57 67 54
16. Sheffield United 46 13 15 18 59 66 54
17. Stockport County 46 13 15 18 55 67 54
18. Portsmouth 46 13 12 21 55 66 51
19. Crewe Alexandra 46 14 9 23 46 67 51
20. Grimsby Town 46 13 12 21 41 67 51
21. West Bromwich Albion 46 10 19 17 43 60 49
22. Walsall 46 11 13 22 52 77 46
23. Port Vale 46 7 15 24 48 69 36
24. Swindon Town 46 8 12 26 38 77 36

P = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; Pts = Points

Results[edit]

Charlton Athletic's score comes first

Legend[edit]

Win Draw Loss

Football League First Division[edit]

Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
7 August 1999 Barnsley H 3-1 19,268 Mendonca (3, 2 pens)
21 August 1999 Norwich City H 1-0 19,623 Rufus
28 August 1999 Fulham A 1-2 15,154 Melville (own goal)
11 September 1999 Bolton Wanderers H 2-1 19,028 Stuart, Mendonca
18 September 1999 Sheffield United A 2-1 13,216 Hunt (2)
25 September 1999 Tranmere Rovers A 2-2 5,846 Mendonca (pen), Kinsella
28 September 1999 Stockport County H 4-0 19,842 Hunt (3), Mendonca (pen)
2 October 1999 Birmingham City H 1-0 19,753 Shields
16 October 1999 Portsmouth A 2-0 14,812 Robinson, Salako
19 October 1999 Ipswich Town A 2-4 17,940 Hunt (2)
23 October 1999 West Bromwich Albion H 0-0 19,346
26 October 1999 Tranmere Rovers H 3-2 19,491 Brown, Robinson, Rufus
30 October 1999 Birmingham City A 0-1 19,172
2 November 1999 Crewe Alexandra A 2-0 4,741 Stuart, Pringle
6 November 1999 Walsall H 2-1 18,663 Hunt, Stuart
12 November 1999 Grimsby Town A 5-2 6,849 Rufus (2), Mendonca, Hunt, Groves (own goal)
20 November 1999 Manchester City H 0-1 20,043
23 November 1999 Swindon Town A 2-1 6,515 Robinson, Newton
27 November 1999 Port Vale H 2-2 19,266 Mendonca (2)
30 November 1999 Blackburn Rovers H 1-2 18,939 Newton
4 December 1999 Barnsley A 1-1 14,553 Jones
18 December 1999 Queens Park Rangers A 0-0 14,709
26 December 1999 Crystal Palace H 2-1 20,043 Salako, Pringle
28 December 1999 Huddersfield Town A 2-1 17,415 Hunt, Robinson
3 January 2000 Nottingham Forest H 3-0 19,787 Shields, Stuart, Hunt
11 January 2000 Wolverhampton Wanderers A 3-2 18,464 Rufus, Pringle, Robinson
15 January 2000 Crewe Alexandra H 1-0 19,125 Stuart
22 January 2000 Norwich City A 3-0 15,642 Hunt (3)
5 February 2000 Stockport County A 3-1 8,185 Hunt (3)
12 February 2000 Wolverhampton Wanderers H 2-0 20,043 Stuart, Brown
15 February 2000 Fulham H 1-0 19,940 Robinson
26 February 2000 Sheffield United H 1-0 19,249 Robinson
4 March 2000 Bolton Wanderers A 2-0 15,000 Pringle, Hunt
7 March 2000 Walsall A 4-2 6,227 Hunt (2), Kinsella (2)
11 March 2000 Swindon Town H 0-1 19,569
19 March 2000 Manchester City A 1-1 32,139 Robinson
22 March 2000 Grimsby Town H 4-0 19,364 Newton, Svensson, Hunt, Tiler
25 March 2000 Crystal Palace A 1-0 22,577 Kitson
31 March 2000 Queens Park Rangers H 2-1 19,617 Newton, Parker
4 April 2000 Port Vale A 2-2 4,513 Rufus, Hunt
8 April 2000 Nottingham Forest A 1-1 20,922 Hunt
14 April 2000 Huddersfield Town H 0-1 19,739
21 April 2000 Portsmouth H 1-1 20,043 Stuart
24 April 2000 Blackburn Rovers A 1-1 18,587 Svensson
29 April 2000 Ipswich Town H 1-3 20,043 Hunt
7 May 2000 West Bromwich Albion A 0-2 22,101

FA Cup[edit]

Main article: 1999–2000 FA Cup
Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
R3 11 December 1999 Swindon Town H 2-1 10,939 Kinsella (2)
R4 8 January 2000 Queens Park Rangers H 1-0 16,798 MacDonald
R5 29 January 2000 Coventry City A 3-2 23,400 Robinson, Newton, Hunt
QF 19 February 2000 Bolton Wanderers A 0-1 20,131

League Cup[edit]

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
R2 1st Leg 14 September 1999 Bournemouth H 0-0 10,346
R2 2nd Leg 21 September 1999 Bournemouth A 0-0 (lost 1-3 on pens) 4,369

Squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Republic of Ireland GK Dean Kiely
2 England DF Anthony Barness
3 England DF Chris Powell
4 England MF Graham Stuart
5 England DF Richard Rufus
6 England DF Carl Tiler
7 England MF Shaun Newton
8 Republic of Ireland MF Mark Kinsella
9 England FW Andy Hunt
10 England FW Clive Mendonca
11 Wales MF John Robinson
12 England DF Steve Brown
13 Serbia and Montenegro GK Sasa Ilic
14 Sweden FW Martin Pringle
15 England DF Eddie Youds
16 Scotland DF Greg Shields
17 England MF Scott Parker
No. Position Player
18 England DF Paul Konchesky
19 England DF Andy Todd
20 England MF Keith Jones
22 England GK Simon Royce
23 England DF Anthony Allman
24 England DF Jonathan Fortune
25 England FW Leigh Hales
27 England MF Kemal Izzet
28 England DF Kevin James
29 England FW Kevin Lisbie
30 England FW Charlie MacDonald
31 England FW Mark McCammon
32 Wales GK Sam Turner
33 Sweden FW Mathias Svensson
34 England MF John Salako
35 Belgium DF Steve Barbé (on loan from Molenbeek)
36 England FW Paul Kitson (on loan from West Ham United)

Left club during season[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
19 England FW Steve Jones (to Bristol City)
21 England MF Matty Holmes (released)
26 England MF David Hockley (released)
No. Position Player
33 Finland GK Antti Niemi (on loan from Rangers)
33 Argentina DF Juan Cobián (to Aberdeen)

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