02 Aug 2016

Pre-Season Has Its Benefits But The Sooner It Is Over And Done With The Better

Pre-season is one of the most tedious times of the year for football fans, perhaps only surpassed by the month of June when no club football takes place at all. A period of struggling to be patient in anticipation for when the season commences is often spent caring more than

28 May 2016

Rollercoaster Cliche Perfectly Epitomises Emotion Ridden Season

A football club’s season is full of many highs and lows. A couple of injuries and key players’ loss of form can send a club tumbling down the table, while a new signing or an astute managerial change can turn a predicament around. Supporting a football club is often described

07 May 2016

Frustrating Week After Glory At Wembley

It has been a very frustrating week for Palace fans. Having won at Wembley in a cup semi-final the previous Sunday, losing to Newcastle United on Saturday brought us back down to earth following the high of reaching our first FA Cup final for 26 years. The Newcastle game could

28 Apr 2016

Wickham Can Be The Well Rounded Striker Palace Have Lacked In Recent Years

Everything appeared to be in slow motion in that minute of Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final, but the elation afterwards was something extra special. The Eagles had conceded an equaliser just six minutes before courtesy of a header by Troy Deeney which cancelled out Yannick Bolasie’s early goal. The tension in the

22 Apr 2016

Recent Mistakes Cost Eagles But Pardew Can Redeem Himself At Wembley

Alan Pardew has been criticised for his naivety throughout his managerial career, and this has never been more apparent than the last few months at Selhurst Park. Palace endured a torrid run through the opening months of 2016. The Eagles were winless in fourteen consecutive Premier League matches from late