22 May 2018

Defying The Odds Is Our Success This Season

Our beloved Crystal Palace Football Club finished three goals away from the top half of the table. You read that correctly, THREE goals away from being on the first page of the standings after the most horrendous start in English League Football (if it’s not, it sure felt like it

21 May 2018

Goodbye To A Season Of Stress, Torture And Triumph

The calm after an almighty storm of a season that was full of frustration, drama, stress and one almighty feeling of relief.  It seems such a long time ago when fans were looking forward to what was believed to be a new era under Frank de Boer. That was all

17 May 2018

TEB Writer Running Hackney Half Marathon For Great Cause

A few months ago, my father passed away after suffering from a stroke which was caused by his Atrial Fibrillation. He was a healthy sixty-six year old, and had been diagnosed with the condition only two weeks before he suffered his first and only stroke. I am raising money for

16 May 2018

TEB Awards 2017/18

The final ball has been kicked, and the final tackle has been made at Selhurst Park while legendary commentator John Motson uttered his last words before hanging up his microphone. It has been quite a season for the Eagles, one of stress and frustration that has ended in a manner

15 May 2018

Premier League Statistics: Crystal Palace 2-0 West Bromwich Albion

MATCH FACTS Date – 13th May 2018 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 25,357 Referee – Jonathan Moss Bookings – Tomkins, McArthur, Brunt, Dawson, Gibbs Goals – Zaha (70), van Aanholt (78) Star Eagle – Patrick van Aanholt (9.2) TEB VERDICT So that’s all for another season of top flight

12 May 2018

Premier League Preview – West Bromwich Albion

Here we are, on the eve of the final game of what has been a tough and testing season that ends with a tinge of triumph.  Many are likely to scoff at the use of the term ‘triumph’ but you only have to look at the opposition this weekend to

11 May 2018

The Baggies View

After Palace’s opening four Premier League matches of this campaign they had accumulated zero points and scored zero goals. The summer appointment of Dutch legend Frank de Boer was starting to look like some sort of horrible joke. Going from Sam Allardyce to Frank de Boer in one swift motion

10 May 2018

Back To Back Wins Confirm League Safety For The Dee

Dundee ensured that Premiership football would be played at Dens Park next season after two fine wins in the space of four days. Any relegation or play-off fears were 99.99% eradicated on Saturday when a Kevin Holt goal gave Dundee a 1-0 victory over Hamilton at Dens Park. This was

09 May 2018

Five Things We Learnt From The Win At Stoke

With the Eagles mathematically securing another season in the Premier League, here is what we learnt from what was a valuable yet excellent win at Stoke. 1. Palace have timed their run to perfection. Since rejoining the Premier League, the Eagles have developed a knack for picking up results when

07 May 2018

Premier League Statistics: Stoke City 1-2 Crystal Palace

MATCH FACTS Date – 5th May 2018 Venue – bet365 Stadium Attendance – 29,687 Referee – Martin Atkinson Bookings – Milivojevic, Bauer, Johnson, Tomkins, Ndiaye, Pieters, Shaqiri Goals – Shaqiri (43), McArthur (68), van Aanholt (86) Star Eagle – Ruben Loftus-Cheek (8.3) TEB VERDICT There was a thought that after