10 Mar 2018

Win At Chelsea? It’s Not Impossible

When you are this desperate, you refuse to forget and move on. I can see myself already tallying up points we have pathetically donated to other teams. Everton and Bournemouth at home, West Ham United away. That is without any thought whatsoever, points that we had in the bag, but

09 Mar 2018

Premier League Preview – Chelsea

With Palace needing to pick up points sooner rather than later, it is not the ideal time to have to trek across London to the home of the outgoing Premier League champions. Having said that, the Bridge has been a happy hunting ground for the Eagles in recent seasons with

08 Mar 2018

It’s The Same Story, But A Different Game

Time has passed since the agonising last gasp defeat on Monday evening but I still find myself with a similar bitter taste in my mouth that I have experienced quite frequently in recent times. Where do you start on reflecting upon a game like that? Positives, firstly. Overall, as Palace

07 Mar 2018

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 2-3 Manchester United

MATCH FACTS Date – 5th March 2018 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 25, 840 Referee – Neil Swarbrick Bookings – Townsend, Young, McTominay, Matic Goals – Townsend (11), Patrick van Aanholt (48), Smalling (55), Lukaku (76), Matic (91) Star Eagle – Christian Benteke (8.6) TEB VERDICT It is not very often

06 Mar 2018

Five Things We Learnt From The Defeat To United

In what was a difficult defeat to take in the dying minutes after an excellent performance from the Eagles, it is time to pick through the wreckage and share the five things that we learnt in defeat to United. 1. In case we needed any reminding, football can be utterly

05 Mar 2018

Premier League Preview – Manchester United

As we find it difficult to recall the last time Palace played a Premier League game on a Saturday, the next to visit Selhurst Park are Manchester United.  With the television cameras firmly fixed on this Monday night match up, few will be betting against Jose Mourinho and his men

02 Mar 2018

Did Palace And Southampton Confuse Their Summer Managerial Appointments?

Last summer seems a very long time ago. So long, in fact, that Mauricio Pellegrino and Frank de Boer were both highly regarded, sought after managers with growing reputations in football across Europe. It was a time when neither were viewed as sub-standard managerial fallacies, with one struggling to keep

16 Feb 2018

Palace Plot Move For Former Chelsea Man In The Summer

Palace are currently eyeing up a summer move for former Chelsea player Andre Schurrle, who is currently playing for German side Borussia Dortmund. It is believed that the Eagles were previously given the opportunity and a clear chance to sign the Germany international during the January transfer window last month.

15 Feb 2018

Dundee Throw It Away Against Ten Man Kilmarnock

Scunnered: A Scots word used to mean that you are world weary, down-trodden, and thoroughly bereft of any lust for life when these words and expressions are simply too inadequate to signify the magnitude of your slide into “shitdom”. After the Scottish Cup exit at the hands of Motherwell on

14 Feb 2018

Double Signing From China Worked But Did Not Signal Expected Influx

The signing of Chinese international defenders Sun Jihai and Fan Zhiyi caused a bit of a stir back in 1998 when Palace unveiled the new additions but the expected influx of players from China failed to materialised. It looked like many would follow from a country with the largest population