27 Dec 2018

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 0-0 Cardiff City

MATCH FACTS Date – 26th December 2018 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 25,206 Referee – Lee Probert Cards – Camarasa, Hoilett, Bamba STAR EAGLE – Wilfried Zaha (8.0) TEB VERDICT It was always going to be a big ask to live up to the heroics at the Etihad but

26 Dec 2018

Memory Lane – Cardiff

This season, I am taking a walk down memory lane back through my 24 years and over 600 games of watching Palace. For each home game, I am reflecting on the highs and lows that I have seen against our opposition. Some clubs, I have a rich history of great

26 Dec 2018

Premier League Preview – Cardiff City

In the words of Andros Townsend, the win at City will not mean a lot unless it is followed up with a home victory over Cardiff. Wise words indeed from the man that scored a stunner at the Etihad at the weekend which contributed to a terrific three points at

24 Dec 2018

What Did We Learn From The Stunning Win Over City?

Nobody gave the Eagles a hope ahead of the trip to the Etihad but the terrific win over the champions is a very welcome Christmas gift to the Palace faithful, but what did we learn? 1. What is going on? Did that really happen? Does Andros Townsend have a better

23 Dec 2018

Premier League Statistics: Manchester City 2-3 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 22nd December 2018 Venue – Etihad Stadium Attendance – 54,340 Referee – Andre Marriner Cards – Guaita, Zaha, McArthur Goals – Gundogan (27), Schlupp (33), Townsend (35), Milivojevic (52), de Bruyne (85) STAR EAGLE – Andros Townsend (8.6) TEB VERDICT What a game. What a performance.

21 Dec 2018

Premier League Preview – Manchester City

The final game before Christmas sees the Eagles make the ominous trip to the Etihad in a damage limitation exercise. In recent season, the fixture has been less than kind to Palace with two 5-0 defeats and one 4-0 loss in the last three visits alone. In fact, Palace have

20 Dec 2018

Striker Is Top Priority In January

With the winter transfer window just around the corner, Premier League clubs have already started making their moves for possible signings. Palace are reported to be knocking on Liverpool’s door for their young English forward Dominic Solanke to strengthen the forward line options. Reports also claim that the South London

19 Dec 2018

What Did We Learn From The Victory Over Leicester?

A second home win in a row after the trials and tribulations away from home but, what did we learn from the win over the Foxes? 1. Wilfried who? It turns out Palace can win without their star player after all. This was by no means a vintage performance, but it was

18 Dec 2018

It’s Guaita Time!

Does the name Wally Pipp mean anything to my friends from across the pond? If so, skip this paragraph. If you have not heard of this name (I’m assuming many of you haven’t), he was a first basemen for the New York Yankees in 1925. Pipp was benched for a July

17 Dec 2018

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 1-0 Leicester City

MATCH FACTS Date – 15th December 2018 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 24,738 Referee – Michael Oliver Cards – McArthur, Guaita, Pereira Goals – Milivojevic (39) STAR EAGLE – Luka Milivojevic (8.3) TEB VERDICT A big three points from a scrappy game in poor conditions at Selhurst Park and