Various media sources, most importantly the South London Press, are reporting that Charlton have decided not to offer a contract to Jermaine Pennant: Jermaine Pennant
Charlton's long transfer window search for a winger which also involved James Henry and Jodi Jones is thus at an end, although the loan system could always be used if necessary.
The news has been taken calmly by Charlton fans with the streets in SE7 remaining quiet. Indeed, some fans expressed a sense of relief that the deal was not going ahead.
Stephen Henderson has tweeted, 'It's been a great week of rehab. Finally seeing some light at the end of the tunnel.'