15 Aug 2013

Season Preview

Season Preview Everyone is doing it so why should we be any different, so here we go with our view of how the Premier League table will look come May 2014. It is looking like being the closest competition at both ends of the table for many a year. Chelsea

14 Aug 2013

Transfer Policy

Since winning the play off in May reports in many quarters of the media have suggested that as a newly promoted team to the Premier League we will have to bring in a brand new squad.   In response to that, I would firstly add that was the approach QPR

13 Aug 2013

Balloons Galore

In the build-up to the play off final at Wembley earlier this year we encouraged fans to paint the national stadium red and blue as we have done on past appearances at the iconic venue. This started some great interaction with the good people at Signature Balloons (@Sig_Balloons) that are based

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

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

27 Jul 2013

A Day At Wembley

Well it was the day all Palace fans dreamed of, a day at the new Wembley Stadium.  I was at the game and the pre match build up was something else, it was like nothing I’d ever experienced before. But the game itself in my eyes was a bit dull

25 Jul 2013

Five Keys To Success

It’s great to be back in the Premier League, but if we want to stay there then Holloway and the team have some work to do. There are loads of things that will determine how well we do in the coming season but I’ve picked out just five that, in

23 Jul 2013

Reasons To Be Cheerful

History would suggest that after another promotion to the Premier League, the Palace rollercoaster would have another dip with relegation straight back to the Championship. But that’s just what it is ….. history, stats and the experts writing us off at the start of every top flight campaign but we

11 Jul 2013

The Bald Eagle

Attilio Lombardo. World class. The best player to have ever pulled on a Palace shirt.A bold statement perhaps, but just take a moment to consider what is being said here. Think back to the day when Palace first announced the signing of our new number 7, Attillio Lombardo. Here is

03 Jul 2013

Dreams Can Come True

This is a story of a local football team that ten years ago began a remarkable run. A village in the heart of North Wales called Bala. I had the pleasure of visiting a few years back. In terms of location I guess you would find it somewhere between Wrexham