Palace and Brighton fans to go head to head for charity

Croydon Guardian: The two teams from last year (pic credit Seb Daly)

3:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Rivalries will be set aside as Crystal Palace and Brighton fans go head to head for charity next month.

Pulis: We want Ince to stay at Crystal Palace

Croydon Guardian: Bit-part role: Tom Ince in action during the defeat to Southampton

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Tony Pulis has revealed that Crystal Palace are keen to sign loanee Tom Ince on a permanent deal when the transfer window opens this summer.

All of the Time - The Villa takes it all

Croydon Guardian: Match winner: Jason Puncheon grabbed a second half winner against Aston Villa on Saturday                      SP81982

10:26am Monday 14th April 2014

For about five seconds on Saturday I found myself joining in with the "WE ARE STAYING UP, SAY WE ARE STAYING UP" chant.

Puncheon gives full credit to Pulis for his and Palace's revival

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:30am Monday 14th April 2014

Crystal Palace’s man of the moment Jason Puncheon has praised Tony Pulis for turning his season around after giving the winger confidence to overcome his homecoming jitters.

Puncheon not convinced Eagles are safe yet despite Aston Villa success

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:12am Monday 14th April 2014

Jason Puncheon is refusing to take survival for granted as Crystal Palace travel to Goodison Park full of confidence after recording a third straight victory over relegation rivals Aston Villa.

Keeper in confident mood ahead of Everton trip

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

9:50am Monday 14th April 2014

Julian Speroni says Crystal Palace head to Everton full of belief after three straight wins lifted the Eagles to the brink of safety.

Puncheon backs Pulis for award

Croydon Guardian: Tony Pulis has led Crystal Palace up the table

1:57pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Crystal Palace match-winner Jason Puncheon believes Tony Pulis would be a worthy winner of the Barclays Premier League manager of the year award, with the Eagles now all but safe following victory over Aston Villa.

A jubliant Crystal Palace are buying into the Pulis philosophy

Croydon Guardian: Philosophy: Tony Pulis is in tune with his Palace players

5:59pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Tony Pulis has thanked his Eagles for buying into the Pulis philosophy, and keeping him in a job.

Puncheon on the mark as Crystal Palace see off lowly Aston Villa

Croydon Guardian: Winner: Jason Puncheon's fifth goal of the season sealed the points over Aston Villa

5:25pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Jason Puncheon scored 76th-minute winner as Crystal Palace recorded their third straight win beating a poor Aston Villa 1-0 at Selhurst Park.

Woosie's Words: Counter attacking the way to go for Palace

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9:30am Saturday 12th April 2014

It’s not often that I play football anymore, you know, things to do, people to see and all that; but the other week I was asked to join my mates’ five-a-side team and help them out. I rocked up Whyteleafe’s ground where the pitches were and was told to stay back and defend.

Will Palace stay up? Fans and pundits give their end of season predictions

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace v Chelsea - Premier League - Saturday, March 29, 2014

10:18am Friday 11th April 2014

If the Eagles stay up, it would be their most successful season since the Premier League was formed in 1992. So we scoured the length and breadth of south London for some expert predictions....

Crystal Palace deny Cardiff spying allegations

Croydon Guardian: Vincent Tan

9:21am Friday 11th April 2014

Crystal Palace have denied any wrongdoing after being accused by Cardiff’s maverick chairman Vincent Tan of spying.

Cup kings Blues have plenty to play for

Croydon Guardian: Shoot on sight: Former Arsenal trainee and Jamaican international Nigel Neita takes a shot in Tuesday’s 3-0 London Senior Cup semi-final triumph over Wingate & Finchley at Imber Court	 	Deadlinepix SP83420

5:04pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Mid-table Met Police may be forgiven for winding down to the end of the season – but boss Jim Cooper is having none of it.  

Palace teammates Jedinak and Dikgacoi set to clash in international friendly

Croydon Guardian: All in it together: Mile Jedinak is loving the team ethic in the Palace camp

3:10pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Two Crystal Palace players are set to go head-to-head in a pre World Cup friendly next month.

Crystal Palace striker: Pulis is like a breath of fresh air

Croydon Guardian: High praise: Cameron Jerome is loving Palace under the leadership of Tony Pulis

7:20am Thursday 10th April 2014

Cameron Jerome has praised boss Tony Pulis for the turnaround in Crystal Palace’s Premier League fortunes.

FA set to ban football betting

Croydon Guardian: The FA's proposal affects players down to step four of the non-league pyramid

3:06pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

The Football Association has proposed that from next season anyone involved in the top eight tiers of the English league system will be subject to a worldwide betting ban.

Crystal Palace striker aims to get back onto Pulis' radar by doing the business for the Dons

Croydon Guardian: In the blue: Kwesi Appiah in AFC Wimbledon colours during the League Two 0-0 draw against Bristol Rovers                Picture: David Purday

7:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Crystal Palace forward Kwesi Appiah hopes his loan move to AFC Wimbledon is just the formula to get onto Tony Pulis’ radar for next season.

Welcome to Selhurst Park - made from Lego

Croydon Guardian: Selhurst Park

2:44pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

A die hard Crystal Palace fan has built a replica model of Selhurst Park......out of Lego.

All of the time: Unchained Ledley

Croydon Guardian: Homegrown talent: Joe Ledley got the second goal against Cardiff City

2:20pm Monday 7th April 2014

In quite bad form for a column about Crystal Palace, I didn’t really see Saturday’s match fully and I’ve only just watched Match of the Day.

Lifelong Crystal Palace fan pens book on club's last administration

Croydon Guardian: Steve Goddard

11:11am Monday 7th April 2014

A lifelong Crystal Palace fan has written a new book which follows an Eagles fan during the club’s last period of administration in 2010.

Palace supporters donate to Radio Mayday

Croydon Guardian: Roger Dickson and Chris Winter

10:48am Monday 7th April 2014

A Crystal Palace supporters group have made a donation towards the running costs of Radio Mayday.

Aksoy leaves Stags with best wishes ringing in his ears

Croydon Guardian: On his way: Ex-Casuals keeper Ferhat Aksoy suffered miserably at the hands of Walton & Hersham in a 5-1 defeat last month

1:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Walton Casuals sent keeper Ferhat Aksoy packing with a back handed compliment last week.  

Pulis: Crystal Palace are not safe yet

Croydon Guardian: Welsh roots: Tony Pulis watched Cardiff City as a young boy

6:21pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Eagles boss Tony Pulis is refusing to believe Crystal Palace are safe after today’s stunning 3-0 success at Cardiff City.

Puncheon at the double for Eagles in vital Bluebirds win

Croydon Guardian: Jason Puncheon has been charged for a series of tweets directed towards Neil Warnock

5:02pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Jason Puncheon scored twice as Crystal Palace moved seven points clear of the danger zone with an emphatic 3-0 success at fellow strugglers Cardiff City.

Stat attack - the bare facts ahead of Crystal Palace's trip to Cardiff City

Croydon Guardian: Last time round: Cameron Jerome scores his only goal of the season (so far) in Palace's 2-0 win over Cardiff City in December    SP78370

8:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Crystal Palace head to south Wales today in buoyant mood after pulling off one of the results of the season in that infamous and well-deserved 1-0 win over Premier League title hopefuls Chelsea.

When the chips are down, Crystal Palace stand up, says Delaney

Croydon Guardian: Ready to stand up and be counted: Damien Delaney wants Premier League football next season

8:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Crystal Palace defender Damien Delaney is determined to be playing Premier League football at Selhurst Park next season, proclaiming: "When the chips are down, we stand up."

Goal angel Gabriel staying put at Stags

Croydon Guardian: Going nowhere: Walton Casuals striker Gabriel Odunaike is staying put - for now

2:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

Walton Casuals boss Mark Hams may have to fight to hold on to hot shot Gabriel Odunaike this summer, but he has his man for now.  

Wilfried Zaha - where did it go wrong?

Croydon Guardian: Watching brief: Wilfried Zaha has made just one appearance for Manchester United this season          SP79011

12:10pm Friday 4th April 2014

As Zaha prepares to face Palace in a crucial Premier League game in Wales tomorrow, we ask our Eagles brain trust on why Wilf has failed to set the world on fire since leaving Selhurst Park.

LISTEN: Eagle Eye looks ahead to Cardiff showdown

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace v Chelsea - Premier League - Saturday, March 29, 2014

9:11am Friday 4th April 2014

Following Crystal Palace's victory over Chelsea last weekend there was an upbeat vibe on Eagle Eye this week.

Palace boss Pulis reveals soft spot for Cardiff City

Croydon Guardian: Welsh roots: Tony Pulis watched Cardiff City as a young boy

8:00am Friday 4th April 2014

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis has revealed a soft spot for Cardiff City, admitting he would be disappointed to see them relegated from the Premier League.

Eagle Eye focuses on Chelsea, Cardiff and all things Palace

Croydon Guardian: Palace fans were overjoyed after beating Chelsea on Saturday

12:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

There is nothing quite like basking in the glory of a big win and we will be doing just that on Eagle Eye this week.

Chamakh is back on the attack as high-flying Eagles prepare to swoop on the Bluebirds

Croydon Guardian: Out: Marouane Chamakh could miss both Premier League trips to the north-east

10:19am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Marouane Chamakh will finally return to action for Crystal Palace this weekend after more than a month on the sidelines with injury.

Woosie's Words: Remember the fable about the tortoise and the hare?

Croydon Guardian: Silly hare: John Terry heads into his own net during Palace's fabled win over Chelsea              SP81788

8:07am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Remember the story of the tortoise and the hare? No? Well here’s a short reminder...

Crystal Palace striker's vote of confidence from new boss

Croydon Guardian: Fighting for the Dons cause: Kwesi Appiah impressed on his AFC Wimbledon debut

4:49pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Crystal Palace striker Kwesi Appiah received a vote of confidence after being thrown in at the deep end while on loan at AFC Wimbledon.

Crystal Palace defender: "There was nothing lucky about the Chelsea win"

Croydon Guardian: Deadly duo: Joel Ward with Palace boss Tony Pulis after the 1-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday                 SP81788

7:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Exclusive: Crystal Palace defender Joel Ward insists that despite the nature of the winning goal, there was nothing lucky about the south London side’s 1-0 win over Chelsea.

Crystal Palace wonder kid remains in Suffolk to keep the Tractor Boys rolling

Croydon Guardian: Game time: Jonny Williams will remain at Ipswich Town until the end of the season

3:21pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Crystal Palace midfielder Jonny Williams will stay at Ipswich Town until the end of the season.

Palace hero finds a Chelsea defender one pocket, and three points in the other

Croydon Guardian: Pocketing the points: Yannick Bolasie and team-mate Jason Puncheon gave the Chelsea defenders a torrid time on Saturday

11:55am Tuesday 1st April 2014

Crystal Palace winger Yannick Bolasie reckons he and Jason Puncheon had the Chelsea full backs in their pockets in the Eagles' 1-0 win over the former Premier League leaders.

All of the time: Terry Go Round

Croydon Guardian: Get in there: Crystal Palace's Joe LEdley, centre, celebrates his side's good fortune with team-mates on Saturday

11:14am Monday 31st March 2014

Last week I compared the 93rd and a half minute loss at Newcastle to physical pain.

Crystal Palace Foundation team up with Kagisho Dikgacoi and Rio Ferdinand to help South African children

Croydon Guardian: Gabriel Kingston (Coach, Rio Ferdinand Foundation), Kagisho Dikgacoi

11:19am Monday 31st March 2014

The Crystal Palace FC Foundation has teamed with two other charities to set up a pilot project in South Africa.

Delaney praises the boss after Crystal Palace's Saturday to remember

Croydon Guardian: Whoops: John Terry has that sinking feeling after putting past his own keeper in Palace's 1-0 win over Chelsea     DeadlinePix: SP81788-02

9:22am Monday 31st March 2014

Eagles defender Damien Delaney attributed Crystal Palace’s sensational victory against Chelsea at Selhurst Park on Saturday to Tony Pulis’ expertly crafted game plan.

Crystal Palace's taste sweet victory over Chelsea thanks to Terry's own goal

Croydon Guardian: Crystal Palace players celebrate their goal

7:22pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Crystal Palace pulled off the shock of the afternoon beating Premier League leaders Chelsea 1-0 at Selhurst Park, thanks to a neatly wrapped gift from John Terry.

Crystal Palace upset Chelsea, and Kemp revels in Mourinho's praise

Croydon Guardian: Headed for glory: Chelsea's John Terry glances a header past Petr Cech for the own goal that gave Crystal Palace a much needed 1-0 win

5:43pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Crystal Palace technical coach David Kemp heralded his side’s 1-0 win over Chelsea as big for the club, but bigger for the players.

Stat attack - the bare facts ahead of Crystal Palace v Chelsea

Croydon Guardian: Last time out: Damien Delaney goes close at the Bridge in Palace's 2-1 defeat

9:00am Saturday 29th March 2014

Crystal Palace face mission "cause upset" this weekend when the Premier League leaders Chelsea pull up at Chelsea.

Dons land Crystal Palace forward on loan for rest of the season

Croydon Guardian: On loan: Kwesi Appiah has joined Notts County for a month, but he has also signed an extension to his Palace contract           SP65791

9:00am Friday 28th March 2014

AFC Wimbledon boss Neil Ardley has finally got his man after landing Crystal Palace striker Kwesi Appiah on loan for the rest of the season.

Pulis plots misery for Mourinho

Croydon Guardian: Palace manager Tony Pulis enjoyed the company of Chelsea's Jose Mourinho following the Blues' win at Stamford Bridge but is looking to turn the tables this weekend.

1:06pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Tony Pulis was charmed by Jose Mourinho when the Portuguese led his Chelsea side to victory over Crystal Palace in December - but the Eagles boss is aiming to send him home miserable this weekend.

Crystal Palace boss Pulis praises "charming man" Mourinho ahead of Chelsea clash

Croydon Guardian: A charming man: Tony Pulis is aiming to ruffle the feathers of Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho

3:05pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis has hailed Jose Mourinho ahead of Chelsea's visit to Selhurst Park this weekend.

Crystal Palace boss: If we don't take our chances in front of goal, it could be Premier League curtains

Croydon Guardian: Clear orders: Tony Pulis needs goals, otherwise it could be a short stay in the Premier League for Palace

11:21am Thursday 27th March 2014

Tony Pulis believes Crystal Palace need to be more clinical in front of goal if they are to avoid relegation this season – starting against Chelsea this weekend.

Fans auction off signed Julian Speroni poster to raise money towards life changing operation

Croydon Guardian: Julian Speroni with his framed poster.

10:21am Thursday 27th March 2014

A Crystal Palace fanzine is hoping to help a young girl’s wish to walk by auctioning off a piece of Palace memorabilia.

Palace defender on how Pulis tried to lift players after Newcastle heartbreak

Croydon Guardian: Eagles defender Adrian Mariappa. Picture by Edmund Boyden.

1:30pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Adrian Mariappa has revealed how Tony Pulis will not let the Eagles dwell on the disappointment of Saturday’s heartbreaking injury time 1-0 defeat at Newcastle United.

All of the time: Time After Tyne

Croydon Guardian: Don't believe in omens: A trip to Julian Speroni's restaurant and meeting him in person was not a good sign ahead of the trip north               SP78366

10:42am Monday 24th March 2014

On Wednesday, I went to the Speroni restaurant in Purley - the food was lovely and we even had the pleasure of meeting the man himself.








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