12 Apr 2016

The Greatest Cup Upset Of Them All

We have just passed the twenty-sixth anniversary of my favourite Palace game ever. Not only that, I would suggest it was the greatest FA Cup upset of all. It is a day I can remember pretty well. Getting home in time to watch the end of the other semi-final, and watching

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11 Apr 2016

Cancer Charity To Benefit From Fan Match

We are very proud to be associated with a football match that is taking place in aid of a great cause. Official Crystal Palace Football Club photographer, Michael Hulf, has once again arranged a game against the Crawley Town Supporters Alliance (CTSA). The game takes place on Sunday 1st May

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10 Apr 2016

Premier League Review: Crystal Palace 1-0 Norwich City

Match Facts Date – 9th April 2016 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 24,960 Referee – Michael Oliver Bookings – Bolasie, Jedinak, Klose Goals – Puncheon (68) Star Eagle – Yohan Cabaye (8.3) Match Review The visit of Norwich City encouraged Alan Pardew to make changes to his starting line

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10 Apr 2016

Romantic Football Is Dead and Gone

Romantic football is dead and gone. In a season where the media narrative is hailing the current Premier League campaign as a seismic shift back to purism of old, some are finding it increasingly hard to be convinced. Football in recent years has been subject to many the forensic analysis.

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09 Apr 2016

Premier League Preview – Norwich City

Only three points separate Palace with Norwich City going into the match at Selhurst Park with the relegation zone not a long way behind. Most fans and pundits would have laughed at that sentence at the start of the season but now it is all but a reality. The expectation

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09 Apr 2016

New Strike Partnership Could Solve Our Season

Last weekend was a welcome point in what has been a tough run of form but with Norwich City coming to Selhurst this weekend the time is now to get our first league win of the year. This game is bigger than our FA Cup semi-final against Watford. There is

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08 Apr 2016

Fantasy Preview – Match Week 33

Now is the time where fantasy football league managers will be looking for that crucial advantage at the top of the table they are competing in as the final stretch is in sight. Here are my tips for your teams this weekend. 10 Buy: Alexis Sanchez – Midfielder, Arsenal, 10.9

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08 Apr 2016

The Norwich View

Ahead of the visit of Norwich City we had a chat with Canaries fan Toby Newton to find out about the season so far and the match up this weekend. Q. How has your season been since we last met in the Premier League? The season for the Canaries has

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06 Apr 2016

No Doubt Kante Really Can

All the talk at the start of this week has been about Conte, the Italian due to take over as Chelsea manager next season. Instead though, I want to talk about Kante, the superb Leicester City midfielder. First name N’Golo, born in Paris in 1991 the newly capped French international

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05 Apr 2016

The Spirit of 76: Part 2 – The Fedora And The Hips

Last week I wrote about the FA Cup semi-final against Southampton played back in 1976. The game was a disappointment, given the opposition were eminently beatable. There are ITV highlights of the game, but it was a game lacking in many highlights. Inevitably the coverage focused at regular intervals at

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