10 Aug 2013

From Rome With Love

The one and only friendly to be held at Selhurst this pre-season is taking place this afternoon with Italian giants Lazio the visitors. The game gives many fans the first glimpse of the Palace team and Selhurst that has seen 20% to 30% improvements over the summer. Most of which

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08 Aug 2013

Sell-hurst Park

Football these days is a monster. It’s a business but not a model that companies should follow. It is in its own world and in the upper echelons of the sport it all about money, money and much more money. The influx of oil barons and multi millionaires to the

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08 Aug 2013

Grass Roots Football – Sutton United

As we look forward to a campaign in the Premier League and all the excitement that comes with it there will be several occasions where Palace will not be playing on a Saturday. To fill this potential void we have decided to adopt a local non-league club to follow and

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07 Aug 2013

Dulwich Delight

A great turnout for the short trip to Champion Hill where Palace took on Dulwich Hamlet in the latest game of the pre-season campaign. With only one defeat to the visitors name the game started in similar fashion. And it wasn not long before Palace took the lead. A quick

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02 Aug 2013

92 Live

Picture courtesy of Sky Sports News (c) It was always going to be a gimmick for Sky Sports but it was quite an interesting one. And it gave us a rest from them reporting on what Gareth Bale was or was not doing! Most fans were looking our for when

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02 Aug 2013

The Eagle Speaks

Well here we all are, yet another week has passed and we are only two away from the start of the new Premier League season. Here is our view of the football world that was this week.  Bale And Sky Sports Get A Room That is all it’s been this

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31 Jul 2013

The Alan Igglesden Charity Golf Day

Former England and Kent fast bowler Alan Igglesden is hosting his ninth charity golf day at Westerham Golf Club on Friday 4th October 2013. We here at The Eagles Beak have pleasure in promoting this charoty event following previous very successful years. We are hoping you will lend your support

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29 Jul 2013

Deadly Game

Gone too soon – Christian Benitez The terrible news of of the death of Christian Benitez today is just another in a long list of names that have sadly passed on too young while still playing the game. This brings me to Besian Idrizaj. Perhaps the closed that we as

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28 Jul 2013

Crystal Palace Comics

Crystal Palace Comics (c) @pnm1979 In life we are constantly changing our habits, in the somewhat unrealistic hope of honing our daily routine into one of perfection. One thing we have no control over is the football club we support. It is an affinity destined to last a lifetime, one

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28 Jul 2013

Crawley Pluck Eagles

Photo by Michael Hulf (c) @hulfie The third game of the pre-season campaign took the first team squad to Crawley yesterday. Prior to the game the away following was building nicely and it was a welcome change to return to a terrace to watch a game. It’s been a while.

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