24 Jan 2018

Jach Becomes Second January Signing

Hot on the heels of Erdal Rakip joining the Eagles, Polish international Jaroslaw Jach arrives from Zaglebie Lubin. The 23-year-old 6ft 4in tall defender has signed a three-and-a-half year contract for an undisclosed fee. Talking to the official club website, the Pole revealed how pleased he is with the move;

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23 Jan 2018

Young Swede Rakip Signs On Loan

Roy Hodgson has made his first signing as Palace boss with the arrival of Swedish Under 21 international midfielder Erdal Rakip. The 21-year-old midfielder has signed on loan for the rest of the season from Portuguese giants Benfica who Rakip signed for from Swedish side Malmo earlier this month. The

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22 Jan 2018

Premier League Statistics: Arsenal 4-1 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 20th January 2018 Venue – Emirates Stadium Attendance -59,386 Referee – Chris Kavanagh Bookings – None Goals – Monreal, Iwobi, Koscielny, Lacazette Star Eagle – James Tomkins (7.5) TEB VERDICT An awful opening twenty-two minutes handed the hosts all three points to become the only team

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18 Jan 2018

The Arsenal View

Ahead of the trip to the Emirates to take on Arsenal for the second time in just a few weeks, TEB had a chat with our resident Gunner Mark Harrison on their season so far.  Q. What do you make of the season so far for Arsenal or shouldn’t I

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15 Jan 2018

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 1-0 Burnley

MATCH FACTS Date – 13th January 2018 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 24,696 Referee – Michael Oliver Bookings – Bardsley, Taylor, Defour Goals – Sako (21) Star Eagle – Timothy Fosu-Mensah/ Bakary Sako (7.9) TEB VERDICT Even an injury ravaged squad could not effect the great league form that

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10 Jan 2018

FA Cup Statistics: Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 8th January 2018 Venue – Amex Community Stadium Attendance – 14,507 Referee – Andre Marriner Bookings – Riedewald Goals – Stephens (25), Sako (69), Murray (87) Star Eagle – Bakary Sako (8) TEB VERDICT Disappointing all round on the South Coast in a game where neither

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08 Jan 2018

FA Cup Preview – Brighton & Hove Albion

While the league match a few weeks ago focused on off the pitch issues, the use of the Video Assistant Referee seems to be the talking point ahead of this game. Many outside the two clubs including plenty in the media refuse to accept this fixture as a ‘true’ rivalry

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07 Jan 2018

A Look To The Future As Palace Feature In Competitive VAR Trial

The subject of video technology has been much discussed including here at TEB, but little did we know that a game featuring Palace would be the first to trial the Video Assistance Referee (VAR) in England. The last time TEB touched on the topic was courtesy of Lucy White back

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05 Jan 2018

Half Term Report: Real Progress But Hard Work Yet To Come

With the Premier League well over half way through its fixture list and focus turning to the FA Cup this weekend, it is time to take stock and assess exactly where Palace find themselves after more than twenty games.  Just as is the usual Palace way, the 2017/18 season has

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04 Jan 2018

Premier League Statistics: Southampton 1-2 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 2nd January 2018 Venue – St Marys’ Stadium Attendance – 28,411 Referee – Stuart Attwell Bookings – Fosu-Mensah Goals – Long (17), McArthur (69), Milivojevic (80) Star Eagle – Luka Milivojevic (8.1) TEB VERDICT When Palace went a goal down courtesy of a player who had

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