FA Cup

Guess who’s back? Make way for Pardew

Posted on January 12th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport. No Comments

As the Crystal Palace rollercoaster lurches into another heart-stopping drop, Nadim Lilani analyses the arrival of Selhurst Park old boy Alan Pardew

So Pardew and Palace are ready to dance again. And once more, it’s a do-or-die affair. Last time, it was an extra time header to take the South Londoners to the FA Cup final. Now Pardew must use his fabled bonce in a slightly different … Read More »

Wanderers football team moves to Croydon

Posted on November 27th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

South London football club, Wanderers, will be moving to Mayfield Stadium in Thornton Heath, sharing it with AFC Croydon Athletic. This Saturday Wanderers play their first match in their new home, against AFC Ewell, and kick off is at 2pm. 

Release begins: *South London charity football club, Wanderers, are pleased to announce that they will be sharing a ground with AFC Croydon Athletic, commencing this month*

Wanderers are … Read More »

The Eagles versus the Seagulls: a derby with a difference

Posted on September 26th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport, Topical. No Comments

Crystal Palace became the first away side to claim a league victory at Brighton’s Amex Stadium on 27th September 2011. Nadim Lilani relives this triumph and explores the rivalry in more detail

Although Crystal Palace is one of Brighton’s closest rivals in geographical terms, the two clubs are still separated by some 46 miles. It is not always proximity that causes tension between sporting teams, … Read More »

Match Preview: Wigan Athletic vs Crystal Palace

Posted on January 24th, by Matt Woosnam in Not featured, Sport. No Comments

Crystal Palace take on Championship opposition for the first time since the playoff final as they travel to FA Cup holders Wigan Athletic

It wasn’t all too long ago that Crystal Palace travelled to Wigan in a Division 1 match, only to be humiliated 5-0 and face a very long journey back to South London after the first ever clash between the two sides. Well, … Read More »