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From Simon & Garfunkel in South London to Rock, Paper, Scissors in Germany

The heartbeat of the Crystal Palace fanbase that is ultras group the Holmesdale Fanatics have been at it again. As if the South-Londonisation (or a word to that effect) of Bob Marley and Little Peggy March wasn’t enough, they’ve now gone back … Continue reading

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The Crystal Palace is Burning Down…Part 3

As you will have read in two previous articles (here and here), way back in August 2011 the Crystal Palace board announced their intention to change the club crest. However following a negative response from the general fan base, the proposed … Continue reading

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Playing the Panto Villain

Nothing more seems to rile fans than conceding a goal. Understandable. But what extracts rage from deep within our roots, summons profanities that have never been uttered before, and triggers physical responses often culminating in sticking two fingers up is … Continue reading

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Better late than never…

Ever hopped on a train just as the doors were closing? Ever handed in that coursework assignment with minutes to spare until the deadline? Ever won the heavyweight boxing championship with a knockout in the last round? Okay, maybe not … Continue reading

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Norwood yoot come good

The youth of Croydon got enough bad press this week, so the town definitely could have done without another young lad hitting the headlines for terrorising innocent defenders. Sean Scannell obviously thought otherwise. There’s a new gem at Selhurst Park. … Continue reading

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The Crystal Palace is burning down…Part 1

Identity. Heritage. History. Pride. These are just some of the most important elements of a football club’s crest. In my opinion, the current Crystal Palace badge has this. We are nicknamed the eagles, and an eagle is present. We are named after, … Continue reading

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Football’s back baby!

The Football League starts this Saturday, and fans have spent the last 2 and a bit months trying to work out what to do with their unfilled Saturdays during Summer. The inaugural pre-season excitement and fears have all but washed away as … Continue reading

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