The latest Wembley heartbreak: a Charlton view on why they won and what Sunderland will do now

Olivia Hutchison’s great pre-match shot. The players’ shots, sadly, couldn’t match her standards

Monsieur Salut writes: back in January, before one of those games against Charlton we probably should have won but didn’t, our Addicks ‘Who are You?’ interviewee, Richard Justham, told us: ‘I think you will win the league. You have a squad not just a team and would have more pulling power than the rest of us in the January window .. if you wanted to sign – let’s say – Tom Eaves from Gillingham to help you over the line I am sure you would have both the finances and prestige to do so. Partly for this reason I suspect you will brush away Barnsley, Luton and Portsmouth’.

Well, we know what happened instead. Here is Richard’s Charlton perspective on the playoff final, what went wrong for Sunderland and what will happen next …

Read moreThe latest Wembley heartbreak: a Charlton view on why they won and what Sunderland will do now