26 Mar 2017

Favourite XI – Strikers

The final instalment of our ‘Favourite XI’ feature is finally here and it is time for a selection of TEB contributors to pick their strikers. Some will say it is the glory position of the team, players that need to be greedy to be successful and score the goals for

25 Mar 2017

Favourite XI – Central Midfielders

It is international weekend once again but fear not, it gives us the perfect opportunity to conclude our ‘Favourite XI’ feature that we have been filling the void with. If you are late to the party then you can catch up on our choices of favourite goalkeeper, defenders and wingers

24 Mar 2017

Premier League Heads Towards Final Straight

The Premier League bottom three risk being cast adrift as results went against them in the latest round of top flight fixtures. Hull City and Middlesbrough both suffered big defeats and are now three and five points behind 17th placed Swansea City respectively. Meanwhile, Sunderland’s 0-0 draw with Burnley leaves

22 Mar 2017

Do Looks Count?

Do looks count? I guess it all depends what we are talking. Our partner’s looks may have faded years ago but we’ve got used to them and after all, they can make a decent cup of tea and a mean bacon sandwich! But be it a car, a football shirt

21 Mar 2017

He’s Just Too Good For You…. And Us

An efficient Big Sam style victory over Watford makes it three games, four goals and three clean sheets on the bounce. The first time since the Pulis days that Palace can boast such effective rearguard action which bodes well as the season enters its twilight period. Plaudits are rightly going

20 Mar 2017

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford

MATCH FACTS Date – 18th March 2017 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 25,109 Referee – Martin Atkinson Bookings – Cleverley, Prodl Goals – Deeeny (OG 68) Star Eagle – Wilfried Zaha (7.6) TEB VERDICT Patience really was a virtue as Sam Allardyce has been proven right after he said

19 Mar 2017

The Jeff Astle Foundation Gala Dinner

The words ‘legendary’, ‘brilliant’, inspiring’ and ‘iconic’ have all been used to describe Jeff Astle who would have celebrated his 75th birthday on Saturday 13th May 2017. To mark the occasion, The Jeff Astle Foundation is hosting its first annual Gala Dinner – a celebration befitting of Jeff’s memory. Hosted

17 Mar 2017

Premier League Preview – Watford

Off the back of two successive Premier League wins against Middlesbrough and West Bromwich Albion, Palace will be looking for that run to continue with a win at home to Watford this weekend. The return of six points from six has helped lift the Eagles out of the bottom three

17 Mar 2017

The Watford View

As we look ahead to welcoming Watford to Selhurst Park this weekend, we had a chat with television presenter and journalist Adam Leventhal to find out more about the Hornets season and thoughts on the match up. Q. Let us kick off with asking why you support the Hornets and

16 Mar 2017

Fantasy Preview – Match Week 29

We are back up to a full Premier League programme this weekend so it’s that time again for me to share my tips for your fantasy teams. BUY Gylfi Sigurdsson – Midfielder, Swansea City, 7.7 The Icelandic international has been incredible in 2017 and leads the league in assists since