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The boys are back in town

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

Nadim Lilani assesses the return of Neil Warnock, Wilfried Zaha and Andy Johnson, as Palace looks to kick-start their season

In times of need, we turn to those who we know well. Whether it be problems regarding injury or illness, a falling-out, or relationship troubles, the first resort is always a family member or a good friend.

Why is this the case? It is because long-lasting … Read More »

Roy Hodgson: The former Croydon teacher who led two footballing nations to a World Cup

Posted on July 16th, by Matt Woosnam in Sport. No Comments

Roy Hodgson has spent many years learning his trade in the footballing world, but it was in Croydon where his successes began with a failure. Matt Woosnam looks at his Croydon roots and rise to England manager

66 years ago, a legend was born. Roy Hodgson, manager of England’s football team, was born and grew up in Croydon, but despite many successes, he has been … Read More »

Block G Report: Crystal Palace 1 – 4 Fulham

Posted on October 22nd, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

Alarm bells ringing on and off the pitch

Ah. Nobody said it was easy, as gloomy Coldplay frontman Chris Martin once warbled.

I don’t think many Palace fans expected a home game against Fulham to be so hard however. The home team’s supreme form in evening games at Selhurst Park in recent years was dismantled by their London rivals, through two outstanding … Read More »

Match Preview: Crystal Palace vs Fulham

Posted on October 20th, by Matt Woosnam in Sport. 2 comments

After a break for the World Cup qualifiers, Premier League football returns to Selhurst Park for a London derby in front of the Sky Sports cameras

There are numerous clichés bandied about in football, but the phrase “must win game” is probably appropriate for Crystal Palace in their clash with Fulham, despite what Ian Holloway may claim.

Palace face Fulham in Monday night’s Premier … Read More »