19 Mar 2019

What Did We Learn From The FA Cup Defeat To Watford?

Call it therapy as it is third time lucky for Watford in big games against Palace, but what did we learn from the disappointing FA Cup defeat? 1. Have Palace become too nice? If our two recent defeats against Watford and Brighton have taught us anything, it is that the

13 Mar 2019

All Hail Sir Roy of Croydon!

Although I am certainly not one to avoid eating humble pie when needed (and it definitely does happen!) I am pleased to say I have no worries in that regard concerning Roy Hodgson. I have always maintained that he was the right manager for us even during the dark days

12 Mar 2019

What Did We Learn From The Defeat to Brighton?

It was a disaster witnessing our arch rivals do the double over us this season but out of the wreckage of defeat, what did we learn? 1. Much of Palace’s success at home to Brighton in modern meetings has stemmed from their ability to overwhelm their greatest rivals in the

06 Mar 2019

Success Stories Prove Palace Academy Can Still Be Vital

The English football academy system has attracted its fair share of criticism in recent years as the volume of home-grown talent has declined steadily since the formation of the Premier League in 1992. Palace appear to be extracting more from their academy than most. In fact, since 2001 the club

05 Mar 2019

What Did We Learn From The Win At Burnley?

Another road trip, another win for the Eagles and against one of the teams in and around us but what did we learn from the valuable victory? 1. Believe it or not, it’s a fun time to be a Palace fan. Like last year it finally feels like this side

26 Feb 2019

What Did We Learn From The Win At Leicester?

It was not a surprise win but not many had Palace down to win quite how they did, but what did we learn from the victory over Leicester? 1. Roy Hodgson knows best. When Palace tweeted out their starting eleven for the game against Leicester accompanied by Jeffrey Schlupp’s beaming

24 Feb 2019

Palace Eye Move For Championship Goalscorer Adams

Palace are the latest Premier League side to take an interest in Birmingham City’s in-demand forward Che Adams. The 22-year old was the subject of a number of bids during the January transfer window, with Burnley and Southampton both very keen on Adams, only for the Championship side to resist

19 Feb 2019

What Did We Learn From The Cup Win At Doncaster?

The Eagles have got themselves into an FA Cup quarter final with a professional performance at Doncaster, but what did we learn from the victory? 1. Sometimes having that extra bit of quality is all it takes in the FA Cup. Doncaster did all that you’d expect of a League

12 Feb 2019

What Did We Learn From The Draw With West Ham?

A good fight back at Selhurst Park in what was a second half onslaught against the Hammers, but what did we learn from the draw in the London derby? 1. As many have said already, ’twas a game of two halves, but only because Palace spent the first half wiping

07 Feb 2019

Is It Time To Say Goodbye To Wilf?

With the rumours surfacing about Borussia Dortmund being interested in a transfer for Wilfried Zaha in the summer, is it time to contemplate a Palace squad without him in it? Every transfer window there is at least one rumour involving Wilf (and normally Spurs) leaving us. Every season he seems