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I moved to Croydon and married a Chelsea fan, but Leicester City’s written on my heart

Posted on May 23rd, by Sue Harling in Sport. 1 Comment

As Croydon’s Eagles dare but don’t quite succeed, a Foxier football fan confesses her loyalties

The news that Leicester City FC had done the impossible and won the Premier League led me to reflect on my relationship with my home-town club. It fits neatly into four stages. First there are early childhood memories of the Filbert Street floodlights when we were taken to the dentist in nearby Sawday … Read More »

Away Block Report: Chelsea 2 – 1 Crystal Palace

Posted on December 15th, by The Palace Away Fan in Sport. No Comments

Palace push unconvincing Chelsea

Jose Mourinho arrived into this encounter having remained unbeaten in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge during his two spells as Chelsea manager. Whilst Crystal Palace never threatened to take all three points from their near neighbours, they put in a performance which will stand them in good stead for future matches, and send a further warning sign to their relegation … Read More »

Match Preview: Chelsea vs Crystal Palace

Posted on December 14th, by Matt Woosnam in Not featured, Sport. No Comments

After a run of good results, Palace face their sternest test for a while against neighbours Chelsea

Back to back victories ensured Palace climbed off the bottom of the Premier League table once again this week and credit must go to Tony Pulis for this revival at Selhurst Park.

Pulis has chosen to alter the formation slightly with Cameron Jerome partnering Marouane Chamakh up-front. … Read More »