01 Sep 2017

Disappointing Deadline Day Even With Return Of Sakho

The closer we got to Transfer Deadline Day, the more fans got nervous about the lack of activity by the Eagles. There is no doubt that it was not for the want of trying but with constant rumours about the position of Frank de Boer as manager, it became clear

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01 Sep 2017

TEB Interview – Mark Goldberg

The 3rd of March 1999. It might not immediately jump out as a particularly significant date for the younger generation of Crystal Palace fans, but it is one still very much etched in the history of the club. It was on that day that the Eagles called in the administrators,

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31 Aug 2017

Stop Being a Niasse-hole, Dad…

Every year we tell ourselves it will be different, but the cycle is vicious and familiar. There is a wonderful moment about a week before every season starts, where the majority of Premier League clubs are brimming with wide-eyed optimism. The shiny new signings paraded in their club’s new fifth

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29 Aug 2017

Fine Form Sees Ladies Continue Perfect Start To Season

With the new campaign underway, club photographer and friend of TEB Michael Hulf gave us his match report after witnessing the second game of the season for the Palace Ladies. The Palace Ladies continued their perfect start to the season with two wins from two against Chichester in a tough

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28 Aug 2017

Frank de Boer Is Breaking The Barrier For Academy Players At Palace

The Frank de Boer era at Palace has started woefully. Defeats in each of the opening three Premier League games leaves the Eagles nineteenth heading into the international break and the team are yet to adjust to the Dutchman’s ‘total football’ philosophy. However, if there is anything at all positive

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27 Aug 2017

Frank De Goer? Frank De Going? Frank De Gone?

The world of football has always been a little bit mad. However this year, it seems that madness has been scaled up a notch onto a new level of bonkers. Players moving for transfer fees in the hundreds of millions, signing contracts worth half a million pounds a week, with

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25 Aug 2017

Premier League Preview – Swansea City

This Bank Holiday weekend, Palace entertain Swansea City at Selhurst Park in a fixture that the Eagles will be seeking revenge after the Welshman did the double over the South Londoners last season. Dutch boss Frank de Boer will be pleased to have got a win under his belt at

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25 Aug 2017

Unconvinced By The Back Three And That Is Just The Manager

Well, it’s like playing a broken record sometimes watching Arsenal. The same frailties that have existed for some years with Wenger’s latest squads are still very much alive and kicking in N7. It beggars belief to me. The one thing this team lack and have lacked for many years is

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23 Aug 2017

League Cup Statistics: Crystal Palace 2-1 Ipswich Town

MATCH FACTS Date – 22/08/2017 Venue – Selhurst Park Attendance – 9,837 Referee – Andy Davies Bookings – Downes Goals – McArthur (76, 84), Celina (90) Star Eagle – James McArthur (8) TEB VERDICT A first win of the season for Palace and a welcome first win for Frank de

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23 Aug 2017

The Swansea View

Ahead of the visit of Swansea City, we had a chat to Guto Llewelyn to find out about the hopes of and dreams for the new season. Q. Last season was quite turbulent for Swansea fans wasn’t it but you managed to survive?  It was probably the craziest season I can remember

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