16 Aug 2013

Preview: Palace v Spurs

Sunday heralds a new season and a new league for Crystal Palace. The long awaited, yet unexpected entry in the Premier League comes after a joyous journey through the Play-offs in the last campaign. This season, a new challenge is afoot, with new target to overcome. The hotly tipped relegation

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

12 Aug 2013

A week on…

One week on from the launch of our new website, we have taken the time to reflect on the opinions of the new site. We have suffered many teething and design issues and these have not gone unnoticed. Our designer has fixed some, but not all of these issues. These

11 Aug 2013

Lazio Conquer Selhurst

There was a bizarre atmosphere ahead of the game with Lazio. Even the walk to Selhurst from Norwood Junction there was hardly anyone around. Even to the point that I considered checking the ticket for the date. It was with some relief that I turned the corner into the Holmesdale

10 Aug 2013

Marouane Chamakh Signs

Twenty-nine year old Moroccan striker Marouane Chamakh, has signed for Crystal Palace on a free transfer from Arsenal. Seen as surplus to Arsène Wenger,  the former Bordeaux striker is looking forward to playing for the Eagles. He is Ian Holloway’s 7th signing so far during this window,  joining the likes

10 Aug 2013

From Rome With Love

The one and only friendly to be held at Selhurst this pre-season is taking place this afternoon with Italian giants Lazio the visitors. The game gives many fans the first glimpse of the Palace team and Selhurst that has seen 20% to 30% improvements over the summer. Most of which

09 Aug 2013

The Eagle Speaks

The last of this weekly segment on a Friday as we are moving it to Saturday’s from next week to make way a preview of the weekend. So what do we have this week? Bale, Rooney and Suarez. This is what the media ran with but we are going avoid

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