A game with no goals suggests that there is very little to talk about or even find out, but here is what we learnt from the point at Watford. 1. Wilfried Zaha’s reputation precedes him. It is no secret that the Palace winger can be prone to going down easily,
After a quite exhilarating derby win at the weekend, do we really care what we learnt from the game? Well, here are our thoughts anyway … 1. When it comes to Palace and Brighton, the Eagles are the teachers, and the Seagulls are their pupils. Palace have made a habit of
Another narrow and frustrating loss to a top six side but it was a decent performance running them close. Here is what TEB learnt from the defeat. 1. Survival was never going to be decided against Liverpool, but even a point would have gone a long way. Saturday marked Palace’s third
After promptly dispatching his side’s second goal against Huddersfield from the penalty spot, Luka Milivojevic pointed towards the travelling Palace fans before sliding to his knees and taking the acclaim of his congregating teammates. Behind him, Andros Townsend and Wilfried Zaha ran to congratulate one another, keen to acknowledge the
It has been a while since we have been able to celebrate a win but here is what TEB learnt from the excellent win at Huddersfield. 1. We have been saying it for weeks, but a fully fit Palace side are more than capable of pulling away from the relegation battle.
Another game, another loss but the difficult run against the top sides in the Premier League is almost over and we can get down to business. So, what did we learn from the loss to Chelsea? Here are my thoughts. 1. Palace should have made it harder for the Blues.
In what was a difficult defeat to take in the dying minutes after an excellent performance from the Eagles, it is time to pick through the wreckage and share the five things that we learnt in defeat to United. 1. In case we needed any reminding, football can be utterly
A tough afternoon at Selhurst Park resulted in a fightback by the Eagles after going a goal down but here are my thoughts on the point against Newcastle that really should have been all three. 1. Palace need to be more clinical. Newcastle United, and Swansea City for that matter,
What did TEB learn from the draw at the London Stadium against West Ham United? Here are my five things. 1. Palace need a ‘Plan B’. When Wilfried Zaha is off colour, or indeed being set upon by three or four defenders as he was in this game, we look
It was a hefty defeat to Arsenal after a terrible opening twenty-two minutes of the game but it is no good losing if you do not learn anything. So, what did we learn from the loss? Here are the five things TEB learnt 1 – Roy Hodgson and the players