Lee Bowyer has resigned as Charlton Athletic manager.
The South London Press has been told that he told the playing squad this morning that he was stepping down.
It is expected that Bowyer will take charge of another of his former clubs – Birmingham City – who dispensed with Aitor Karanka over the weekend.
The 44-year-old was approaching three years in charge at The Valley and has previously been linked with the Blues before they appointed Karanka. He was also previously wanted by Huddersfield Town.
Charlton have yet to make any public comment.
The Addicks are in action against Bristol Rovers tomorrow and it is unclear whether assistant boss Johnnie Jackson has also departed – as the club fans’ favourite would be expected to take over managerial duties.
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