Championship Play Offs

Question Answered! Palace return to the Premier League after tense victory

Posted on May 28th, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

After asking the question which meant £120 million to the club, Tom Lickley reports on Crystal Palace’s 1 – 0 victory over Watford FC at Wembley Stadium on Bank Holiday Monday, propelling the Eagles back into the world’s most watched football league

There seemed to be a stunned silence walking down Wembley Way in the warm afternoon sunshine following the final whistle. As Palace fans inched their way … Read More »

The £120 Million Question: Crystal Palace vs. Watford

Posted on May 24th, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

After successfully dispatching rivals Brighton and Hove Albion, Tom Lickley examines Crystal Palace’s date at Wembley Stadium on Monday 27th May against Watford FC and speaks to Palace chairman Stephen Browett

9:33pm on Monday 13th May. Former Selsdon High schoolboy Wilfried Zaha shrugs off his marker, turns sharply in the penalty box, and unleashes a devastating strike that slaps off the crossbar on its way into the net. … Read More »

Crystal Palace vs. Brighton and Hove Albion: Playoff Semi-Final Preview

Posted on May 9th, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

After a rollercoaster of a season even by the Eagles’ high standards, Tom Lickley previews the end of season Championship playoffs, kicking off on Friday 10th May against arch-rivals Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park.

The evening of Saturday 1st December was a glorious one for Palace fans. Having crushed rivals Brighton 3-0 in the ‘A23 derby’ (a media term seldom, if ever, used by … Read More »