Charlton Athletic v Portsmouth team line-ups: Billy Clarke and Tariqe Fosu start as Addicks name a strong side

Charlton manager Karl Robinson has named a strong side for tonight’s EFL Trophy tie against Portsmouth – with Billy Clarke, Tariqe Fosu, Patrick Bauer and Ahmed Kashi all starting.

The quartet have all been regulars in the Addicks first-team this season in League One.

Charlton do not have a match on Saturday as international call-ups saw them postpone their planned trip to Shrewsbury. Ricky Holmes, Mark Marshall, Jake Forster-Caskey and Ben Reeves – who have netted in both previous fixtures in the competition – are named amongst the substitutes.

Charlton: Phillips, Dijksteel, Sarr, Bauer, Mascoll, Kashi, Aribo, Fosu, Ahearne-Grant, Clarke, Dodoo. Subs: Maynard-Brewer, Marshall, Holmes, Reeves, Forster-Caskey, Barnes, Hackett-Fairchild.

Portsmouth: McGee, Rose, Hawkins, Lalkovic, Main, Donohue, Chaplin, Thompson, Naismith, Evans, May. Subs: Bass, Burgess, O’Keefe, Pitman, Kennedy, Lowe, Haunstrup.

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