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Charlton sign Bolton striker Sordell on loan

Marvin Sordell played for the England Under-21s at the recent European Championships. Credit: Adam Davy/EMPICS Sport

Ahead of the new football season, Charlton have signed Bolton striker Marvin Sordell on loan for the season. He played for England at the recent European Under-21 Championships as well as for Team GB at last year's Olympics.

He'll be joined at The Valley by former Reading striker Simon Church who's agreed a two-year contract. Church has played 22 times for Wales. Charlton start their season on Saturday away to Bournemouth.

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