Next Game

Birm'ham v Charlton

Saturday, 25 April 2015, 15:00

Sky Bet Ch'ship

The Valley

Last Game

Charlton 2 - 1 Leeds

Saturday, 18 April 2015, 15:00

Sky Bet Ch'ship

Hamer relief after clean sheet

Charlton goalkeeper Ben Hamer has revealed his relief at finally keeping a clean sheet.

Last Updated: 11/10/13 at 13:20 Post Comment

Ben Hamer: Relieved after finally keeping a clean sheet

Ben Hamer: Relieved after finally keeping a clean sheet

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Saturday's goalless draw with Blackpool was the Addicks' first league shut-out of the season, and a first at The Valley since November 2012.

"It's a relief to be honest with you," admitted Hamer.

"We've been waiting for one all season and it's been well documented that we haven't kept a clean sheet for a while - so obviously it's been on my mind.

"You can be terrible and keep a clean sheet and you can also be on fire and lose 3-0.

"So it's swings and roundabouts really but obviously clean sheets are what me and other goalkeepers pride ourselves upon, and there haven't been too many this season which is disappointing because we should be keeping a lot more."

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Footer 365

Tim Sherwood: Aston Villa deserve FA Cup final spot after 'dominating' Liverpool

Tim Sherwood described Aston Villa's 2-1 FA Cup semi-final win over Liverpool as a magnificent occasion for the club.

Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool: Villa reach FA Cup final after comeback win stuns Reds

Aston Villa produced a stunning fightback to beat Liverpool 2-1 at Wembley and reach their first FA Cup final for 15 years.

Vinnie Jones says Leeds United do not need Russell Crowe takeover

Vinnie Jones admitted that Leeds United’s demise is a ‘sad situation’ and insisted Russell Crowe is not the answer.

Mail Box

Respect, But Never Admiration For Chelsea

Football's about entertainment, the Mailbox says. Which means Manchester United supporters are happy with never winning the league if the football is good...

Wenger's Titles Down To United Woes...

Well, it's certainly one theory. Man United fans are out in force - decrying Wenger and defending FFP. We have mails on Coquelin, Coutinho and Mediawatch...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company