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The king is dead, long live the king!

Posted on September 4th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport. No Comments

Nadim Lilani bids farewell to Tony Pulis and looks to Palace’s future

It’s farewell to the manager who led Palace to their highest league finish since 1992, as Tony Pulis and his trademark baseball cap left the club amid a sea of controversy and uncertainty. Yes, the timing was terrible. Yes, the probability of signing several much-needed squad reinforcements has lessened. And yes, the Malky Mackay–Iain Moody text … Read More »

Block G Report: Crystal Palace 0 – 1 Southampton

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

A poor performance from Palace gives relegation rivals hope

If Crystal Palace do slide back into the Championship at the impending finale of this Premier League season, individual errors will be seen by many as a direct causation of the Eagles’ demise. Silly penalties, own goals, and missed opportunities all add up at the end of the season. Perhaps the biggest individual error … Read More »

The Away Block Report: Southampton 2 – 0 Crystal Palace

Posted on September 28th, by The Palace Away Fan in Sport. No Comments

Palace’s tough start continues on the south coast

Patience will be the word on the lips of every Palace fan as two goals in quick succession after the half time break condemned the Eagles to their fifth defeat from the first six matches.

Looking behind the scoreline, heart should be taken from the start Palace’s opposition had to Premier League life just a year … Read More »

Match Preview: Southampton vs Crystal Palace

Posted on September 27th, by Matt Woosnam in Sport. No Comments

Matt Woosnam previews the Eagles’ visit to St. Mary’s

The last time Palace made the journey down to the South coast, they cemented their place in the Championship play-off final with a victory over arch rivals Brighton. This time the trip is a little further West, with the small matter of Premier League points up for grabs as they face a Southampton side riding high … Read More »