16 Jan 2014

Palace In Perspective

This week’s edition of ‘Palace In Perspective’ is the second of a two part article from Neil Carter who predicts how the the rest of the Premier League season will play out. Here is the link to the first part that was online last week.   This article was written in the week of the FA

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15 Jan 2014

The Eagle Speaks

At around 4:45pm on Saturday it really felt like the world had caved in after the defeat to Tottenham. It was made to feel worse because of one particular event during the game. An excellent first half display and because we had been away at some other perhaps more difficult

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10 Jan 2014

Palace In Perspective

The week’s rest from the Premier League gives us time to sit back and assess the chances of Palace avoiding relegation at the end of the season. Palace are still just in the relegation zone as I write, but the chances of survival are so much better than they were

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08 Jan 2014

The Eagle Speaks

From the point that Pulis took over at Palace many were relatively happy to take what we could get in the way of points up until the January transfer window opened.  This was a period to manage our expectations and take the odd point here and there in order to not

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02 Jan 2014

Palace In Perspective

They say that the FA Cup is not what it used to be. Somehow the magic of the cup has been lost. Was it because Manchester United pulled out and went to play in the short-lived ‘World Club Cup’ in Japan? Is it because teams rest many of their first team

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23 Dec 2013

The Eagle Speaks

Having missed a week on here, it is time to have a catch up.  Firstly a quick catch up on recent matches and then a festive piece that I hope you enjoy further down my article called “The Crystmas Story.” On Saturday 14th December myself and my mate Chris (@pengemypenge) went

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19 Dec 2013

Palace In Perspective

A Christmas Gift Shop Keen followers of this column, both of you, will remember me telling you about the Crystal Palace Museum, found on the site of the original ground ‘The Nest’. http://theeaglesbeak.com/index.php/palace-in-perspective-4/ The Museum Shop is rather hard to find but is the ideal spot for a late Christmas

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12 Dec 2013

Palace In Perspective

Six points in a week. Well that was a big huge fabulous magical old week, wasn’t it.  Six points out of six, and once Palace settled down after a poor opening forty minutes against West Ham it was very well deserved. And it is all down to Tony Pulis.  I know

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11 Dec 2013

The Eagle Speaks

After a well deserved break, Paul Price returns with the latest edition of The Eagles Speak and shares his views on the recent fun of good form that Palace have been enjoying of late … Two successive home games at Selhurst Park could not have ended better for Crystal Palace

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05 Dec 2013

Palace In Perspective

Memories from Grimsby … It’s Saturday night in our house. I’m sat down, beer in front of me, tablet on my lap scrolling through my Twitter feed, watching Strictly. Well, half watching ‘Strictly’.  The great thing about Twitter is that it is an excellent distraction when you’re completely interested in what

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