21 Feb 2017

Rhinos Stay Strong Even After Fading From MLS View

In our latest look at football in the United States, I go back to a time when Major League Soccer (MLS) was not as well known, a time when Wayne Rooney was not even playing. That time is the nineties. It was a different time. Mobile phones had yet to

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20 Feb 2017

Liberating Weekend Ends So Let The Fight Begin

It was a weekend like no other. There was no build up of dread over the course of the preceding week. There didn’t seem to be too much despondency or sign of a hangover following another anemic display at the Britannia (or whatever it’s now called) last Saturday. Perhaps it

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19 Feb 2017

Palace Nominated At Prestigious Footballing Event

Crystal Palace’s ‘Powerchair Football’ Community Project is among those who have scored a nomination at this year’s London Football Awards. The winners will be announced at the prestigious event, hosted by BBC presenter Gary Lineker OBE, at London’s Battersea Evolution on March 2, 2017. In its third year, the London

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16 Feb 2017

Battles At Both Ends Of The Table Heat Up

Chelsea’s ten-point lead at the top of the Premier League table was reduced during match week 25 after the Blues dropped points away at Burnley. The Clarets’ excellent home form continued as they drew 1-1 with Antonio Conte’s side, as Robbie Brady’s wonderful free-kick, his first goal for the club,

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15 Feb 2017

Dee Draw With Killie To Move Up Table

Saturday was certainly a frustrating afternoon for Dundee. The performance wasn’t up to scratch and neither was the result. We did move up to 7th in the league and move a point away for a couple of teams but in the pub before the match, I was really expecting a

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14 Feb 2017

Would Relegation Be So Bad? (Part 1)

Most fans seem to fear relegation from the Premier League but would it be such a bad thing? It certainly wouldn’t be the end of the world.

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13 Feb 2017

Premier League Statistics: Stoke City 1-0 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 11th February 2017 Venue – Bet365 Stadium Attendance – 27,007 Referee – Martin Atkinson Bookings – Shawcross, Zaha, Puncheon, Delaney Goals – Allen (67) Star Eagle – Joel Ward (7.3) TEB VERDICT Another week, another defeat. While it was an improvement on the disastrous loss to

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12 Feb 2017

Hamlet Continue Cup Exploits

Dulwich Hamlet ended 2016 challenging on several fronts having kept themselves involved in a number of cup competitions which began to have an effect on their league form. If you missed our December round up you can read it HERE. The January fixtures were effected by both their continued cup

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10 Feb 2017

Premier League Preview – Stoke City

Following the debacle at Selhurst Park last weekend, Palace head to take on Stoke City at the Bet365 stadium. This is the fixture that arguably set the club on the terrible run of form after a terrific late winner from South Korean Chung-yong Lee. The ecstasy of the win was

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10 Feb 2017

The Stoke View

Ahead of the trip to take on Stoke City in the Premier League, we had a chat with the guys at popular Stoke podcast the Wizards of Drivel. Q. The last time we met, Palace won convincingly at Selhurst Park. Perhaps you could share your thoughts on the game? Oh

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