27 Aug 2017

Frank De Goer? Frank De Going? Frank De Gone?

The world of football has always been a little bit mad. However this year, it seems that madness has been scaled up a notch onto a new level of bonkers. Players moving for transfer fees in the hundreds of millions, signing contracts worth half a million pounds a week, with

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27 Aug 2017

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 0-2 Swansea City

MATCH FACTS Date – 26th August 2017 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 23,477 Referee – Andre Marriner Bookings – Puncheon, Ward, Benteke, Cabaye, Fer Goals – Abraham (44), Ayew (48) Star Eagle – Scott Dann (7.1) TEB VERDICT After plenty of positives from the narrow defeat at Liverpool last

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25 Aug 2017

Premier League Preview – Swansea City

This Bank Holiday weekend, Palace entertain Swansea City at Selhurst Park in a fixture that the Eagles will be seeking revenge after the Welshman did the double over the South Londoners last season. Dutch boss Frank de Boer will be pleased to have got a win under his belt at

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25 Aug 2017

Unconvinced By The Back Three And That Is Just The Manager

Well, it’s like playing a broken record sometimes watching Arsenal. The same frailties that have existed for some years with Wenger’s latest squads are still very much alive and kicking in N7. It beggars belief to me. The one thing this team lack and have lacked for many years is

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24 Aug 2017

Drama A Plenty As Premier League Gets Into Gear

The second round of Premier League fixtures commenced over the weekend and there was further drama to follow opening day. Manchester United could assert themselves as the early pace-setters after they romped to their second successive 4-0 victory. Having beaten West Ham United by the same score last weekend, the

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24 Aug 2017

Spurned Chances Cost Dundee A Result

It’s now three defeats from the opening three games for Dundee after the team left Aberdeen without any points on Saturday. Last week I said that the only statistic that matters is the scoreline at the end of the game but after watching the game back on television, the players

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23 Aug 2017

League Cup Statistics: Crystal Palace 2-1 Ipswich Town

MATCH FACTS Date – 22/08/2017 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 9,837 Referee – Andy Davies Bookings – Downes Goals – McArthur (76, 84), Celina (90) Star Eagle – James McArthur (8) TEB VERDICT A first win of the season for Palace and a welcome first win for Frank de

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23 Aug 2017

The Swansea View

Ahead of the visit of Swansea City, we had a chat to Guto Llewelyn to find out about the hopes of and dreams for the new season. Q. Last season was quite turbulent for Swansea fans wasn’t it but you managed to survive?  It was probably the craziest season I can remember

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22 Aug 2017

League Cup Preview – Ipswich Town

The League Cup arrives once again at Selhurst Park in it’s new guise, the Carabao Cup which could easily been mistaken to be a fixture due to take place at Portman Road after a mix up with the draw. Regardless, the Eagles welcome Ipswich Town to Selhurst Park which will

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22 Aug 2017

The Ipswich View

The first taste of cup fever this season and it is for the visit of Ipswich Town in the Carabao Cup so we had a chat with the guys at popular fan site Ipswich Town Talk about their hopes for the new season. Q. All fans have hopes and dreams

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