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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22 Dec 2013

Turned Over By Toon

This fixture had never been kind to Palace in the past. And this was not going to change. With injuries to KG and his understudy O’Keefe meant that Pulis had to turn to Joel Ward to play in the position he held at his previous club Portsmouth. This allowed Mariappa

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22 Dec 2013

FFL Update

Our final update of the fantasy football league before Christmas so firstly may I begin by wishing you all a great time. All I ask of you is to ‘be loud, be proud, be PALACE!‘ Remember, it’s 11.30am every Saturday that you need to make changes to your teams by.

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20 Dec 2013

Palace Preview – Newcastle

After watching Palace almost take all three points at Stamford Bridge, we return to Selhurst Park on Saturday to take on former player Alan Pardew’s side. A match that has little bit of personal pride for me being deep in the heart of the Newcastle fan base. Palace have really

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20 Dec 2013

View From St James

We asked US based Newcastle United fan Ryan Sealock some questions ahead of the game at Selhurst Park this weekend. He is a fan of MLS side Chicago Fire as well as the Toon and was previously editor of the Chicago Fire blog ‘Hot Time In Old Town’ but still does frequent

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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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17 Dec 2013

Predictions League

Well into our fourth week of predictions and it’s a pretty competitive table. Top scoring this week was Paul Price and Five Year Plan with eight of ten predictions correct. This moves them up into third and fourth respectively. Returning to the top of the table is CPFC Comics after

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17 Dec 2013

Player Profile – Aki Riihilahti

Our latest player profile is with former Palace player and Finland international Aki Riihilahti who kindly agreed to answer our questions. You can follow Aki on Twitter here. In his time at the club Aki made over 150 appearances and gained cult hero status. He is fondly remembered by fans for his combative performances in

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16 Dec 2013

View From Across The Pond

Neutering your fan. I’m pissed! Without getting too political here, the world has become way to PC (politically correct) for anyone. Gone are the days where you could say something on television, in the papers, and appearing in public that is controversial. We are too busy nowadays trying to be

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15 Dec 2013

A Bridge Too Far

It has been a very decent few weeks in the Premier League for Palace. A division we looking completely lost in under the guidance of Holloway is now looking a real mouth watering prospect as we did in and show what we are really made of. Five games with three

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