26 Oct 2013

Palace In Perspective – Bonus Track

Bonus Track I was taking my son around the Crystal Palace Football Club museum, situated on the site of ‘The Nest’, the ground we used before Selhurst Park. We stared at an object that looked like a fire alarm, one of those small square red boxes nailed to a wall,

25 Oct 2013

Preview – Palace v Arsenal

Crystal Palace have now made their worst start to a top flight campaign since 1980-81. We were eventually relegated that season after an identical number of points from the same number of matches. The departure of Holloway was confirmed on Wednesday following the rumours of a meeting between Steve Parish straight after

24 Oct 2013

Palace In Perspective

I’ve Seen Worse It wasn’t a good night on Monday was it?  I have no need to be reminded of it really. Tuesday morning was going to be a welcome break.  A meeting with a lovely old lady two hours drive away from the office.  Except it wasn’t two hours,

24 Oct 2013

Holloway Gone-away

Some would say that it had been coming. In truth, fans had been divided in recent weeks. The defeat to Fulham on Monday night was the catalyst. The absence of Holloway in the post match interviews was telling. Instead he was handing in his resignation to Steve Parish. It is

23 Oct 2013

The Eagle Speaks

The game on Monday night against Fulham was pretty monumental for Palace. A game that given Fulham’s recent form was one that many looked at as a chance to get some more points on the board.  Pushing the form book aside for a moment it was also another game under the floodlights

22 Oct 2013

Tale Of Two Goals

This is the story of how two goals can change a game. You can take what you want from that opening line. The fact is our first half performance against Fulham was pretty good. The two blips were two goals that you simply cannot defend. They changed the game. And

21 Oct 2013

View From Across The Pond

With his weekly view from afar, Stephen Brandt  takes his shot at an Arsenal midfielder. You can catch Stephen as the host of Vuvuzela on Blogtalk radio … Wilshere Just Doesn’t Get It So Jack Wilshere thinks that only people born in England should be playing for England. All hell broke

20 Oct 2013

Safe Hands

On the topical subject of reliable goalkeepers, Jason Crame returns with his views on the players that he has seen represent Palace between the sticks …. A lot has been said of late about the number one jersey for England with the apparent drop in form of Joe Hart. It happens.

19 Oct 2013

FFL Review

Due to the international break there is no change to the fantasy league table from the previous update. So we thought that we would take the oppotunity to remind you all that changes can be made to you teams before 11.30am every Saturday and to let you have some statistics before

18 Oct 2013

Preview – Palace v Fulham

A welcome return to Premier League football so time for another match preview from Adam Johnson …   So seven games in and only three points to our name.     Palace welcome Martin Jol’s Fulham to Selhurst Park where once again we find ourselves in front of the Sky