Palace’s history of goalkeeper-turned-managers21 September 2019
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo stands out from his peers in the Premier League as a former goalkeeper. Despite their leading, vocal presence on the pitch, very few shot-stoppers...
John Burridge: 'I haven't retired yet'20 September 2019
John Burridge represented the majority of English football clubs in his near-30 years in the game. Two of them, of course, were Crystal Palace and this week’s opposition, Wolverhampton Wanderers....
How do EA create players for FIFA 20?18 September 2019
In May this year, Crystal Palace were paid a visit by Electronic Arts as they built the Crystal Palace squad for the upcoming FIFA 20, which is set to be released next week. Here’s how it went.
WATCH: Schlupp discusses family, food and plans after football16 September 2019
In an exclusive interview for Palace TV, DJ Jay Knox joined Jeffrey Schlupp for lunch and the pair covered everything you could want to know about the Ghanaian international. Here's what they had to...
Programme exclusive: Hodgson reflects on remarkable career12 September 2019
Last season, the official Palace programme spoke with Roy Hodgson to mark him becoming the oldest manager in Premier League history. Here, two years to the day since he joined Crystal Palace, we’ve...
Access All Over: Issott reflects on 15 years at Academy helm6 September 2019
“There are no shortcuts. You’ve just got to give every element absolutely everything to get the best of your ability to give yourself the best chance. You have to give it everything, because it is the...
Cahill talks Milivojevic and Hodgson5 September 2019
Gary Cahill may only just be beginning his time at Palace but the impact of his professionalism is already clear. Here, he speaks with Crystal Palace's Programme Editor about fellow defenders, his...
Derry: Being back ‘means the world’4 September 2019
He was there in 2004, seeing the Eagles soar into the Premier League on a scorching May afternoon against West Ham United. He was there, too, in 2010, helping Palace clinch their Championship...
Programme exclusive: McArthur on gritty Glasgow upbringing1 September 2019
It's five years to the day that James McArthur joined Crystal Palace and in an exclusive interview for the official Palace v Everton programme, the Scotsman opened up about life in Glasgow's gritty...
Remembering Sasa Curcic’s remarkable NATO protest30 August 2019
Sasa Curcic’s time with Aston Villa and Crystal Palace couldn’t have been more contrasted. An unsuccessful, goalless spell with the Villans preceded adulation and cult hero status with the Eagles.
Mark Butcher reveals which Palace star inspired his fandom23 August 2019
Mark Butcher, fondly known as 'Butch', hung up his gloves a decade ago at his home ground The Oval, bringing a spirited cricket career to a close. On the eve of England's opening game of the ICC...
Long read: When Puskas came to Selhurst Park21 August 2019
It’s 18th April, 1962, and rain hammers down under Selhurst Park’s newly installed floodlights. Illuminated by the fresh, electric glare buzzing over a heavy, near-saturated and typically muddy 1960s...
One man’s innovative crusade to tackle London’s knife crime14 August 2019
Faron Paul flexes the tendons in his neck: “Watch this,” he says. On the right side, his throat stretches in the visceral, unnerving but perfectly natural way you’ve probably tried in the mirror.
Nigel Martyn reveals: Palace, Everton and the Full Members' Cup9 August 2019
Few footballers can be regarded as a true legend for more than one club. Typically, it’s one, the other, or none.
Neil Swarbrick answers your questions on VAR9 August 2019
With VAR having hit the Premier League on its opening weekend of the 2019/20 season, we asked former referee and VAR Lead Neil Swarbrick all of your questions on football’s hottest talking point.
Roy Hodgson dissects Palace's tactical Manchester City triumph6 August 2019
Roy Hodgson oversaw one of the Premier League's most astonishing victories of last season as he guided Crystal Palace to an iconic triumph over Manchester City at their typically unbreachable home...
Man on the inside: Meyer previews Hertha Berlin Selhurst clash1 August 2019
Hertha Berlin will close out our pre-season schedule at Selhurst Park this afternoon in what promises to be a great day for fans and players.
Gabor Kiraly recalls Palace, the fans, and those grey joggers1 August 2019
Goalkeeping cult hero Gábor Király made 108 appearances for Palace, keeping 33 clean sheets, and is fondly remembered by football fans for his trusty, trademark pair of grey jogging bottoms.
Catching up with former Eagle Kwesi Appiah ahead of AFC Wimbledon clash30 July 2019
Ahead of today's friendly away at AFC Wimbledon, the club caught up with former Eagle and now-current Dons player, Kwesi Appiah.
Ghosts of Matches Past: Remembering Palace’s ‘ghost goals’27 July 2019
Almost 10 years ago to the day, Crystal Palace watched on as one of the most remarkable refereeing decisions in their history went against them. Before the Eagles travel to Ashton Gate to face Bristol...
Jordan Ayew reflects on life growing up with a footballing icon25 July 2019
Last season, upon joining the Eagles on loan, Jordan Ayew sat down with the Palace Programme Editor and spoke about his dad, his time in France and about not actually wanting to come to English...
Meet the mascot who taught John Salako and starred for Coca Cola22 July 2019
At first glance, primary school teachers and football mascots couldn’t seem more contrasting characters.
Derry Girls' Dylan Llewellyn: 'Palace is in the blood'18 July 2019
Everything about Dylan Llewellyn's role in the Channel 4 hit series Derry Girls is a little out of place.
Townsend: I scored 9 goals; I want 10 and then 1116 July 2019
When the ball stops at Andros Townsend’s boots, onlooking crowds quite rightly sit up in anticipation.
Luka Milivojevic discusses how leadership affects him11 July 2019
When Luka Milivojevic pulls on the captain’s armband, he says he doesn’t feel a change. Instead, the black and white ring which establishes him as leader becomes part of his steely, composed and...
Max Meyer: One Year On10 July 2019
It is three weeks shy of a year since Max Meyer joined Crystal Palace on a sweltering August afternoon in central London. His first interview was stood on a sun-trapped rooftop in the heart of Soho,...
What goes on tour? Scott Guyett explains all8 July 2019
The Crystal Palace squad are into their third full day of their pre-season tour in Switzerland, with the team having flown in late on Saturday. As the players change their routine from the usual...
The long read: How Hodgson saved Swiss football5 July 2019
Roy Hodgson managed the Switzerland national side between 1992-95, and in that time, he pulled off one of the most remarkable achievements seen in international football. 24 years later, with Crystal...
Catching up with Jimmy Hibburt: Ruddock cycling in a sauna, a naked Lombardo and death threats in Turkey17 June 2019
Jimmy Hibburt is a former Crystal Palace footballer with a one-sentence Wikipedia page, which meant that when CPFC caught up with the former Eagle, we were armed with nothing but a few comments from a...
John Salako: I thought England call-up was a Richard Shaw prank1 June 2019
In mid-1991, John Salako was out mowing the lawn when a phone call came that every Englishman dreams of.
Neil Shipperley - The West Ham play-off final was my proudest moment29 May 2019
15 years ago to the day, Crystal Palace launched themselves into the Premier League and memories of one match from 2004 - a distant past given Palace's packed history since - will stand out strongly...
Catching up with Kieron Cadogan: Edgar Davids, Jules, AWB and plenty more20 May 2019
It has now been seven years since Kieron Cadogan departed Crystal Palace, another south London and proud local lad who made a name for himself in the beautiful game.
Sticky business: Strangest Palace stickers revealed...19 May 2019
Last season, the Crystal Palace programme delved into the history (sticker)books to pluck out some of the strangest and most eye-catching of football stickers with a Palace star featured. Below, we've...
Ray Lewington offers explanation for Palace's difference in home and away form16 May 2019
At the end to a successful season, Crystal Palace entertained fans with a remarkable 5-3 home dismantling of AFC Bournemouth.
Smashed it: Personal bests posted by several Eagles for the 2018/19 campaign16 May 2019
What an entertaining finish Roy Hodgson's side put on for the final game of the 2018/19 campaign for the Eagles.
Read Julian Speroni's farewell message in full15 May 2019
Julian Speroni offered an emotional goodbye to Selhurst Park after watching Crystal Palace defeat AFC Bournemouth 5-3 in his last ever visit as a Palace player. You can read what he managed to say in...
Hodgson: This is Selhurst Park15 May 2019
As season endings go, Crystal Palace's close to the 2018/19 campaign was up there with the most entertaining and emotional.
Scott Guyett reveals roommate connection helped Palace sign Joel Ward9 May 2019
“He’s got a lot to thank me for, put it that way!”, jokes Scott Guyett in Crystal Palace’s media centre, just across the car park from his usual office as Head of Sport Science and Strength &...
Speroni's iconic Palace career in numbers9 May 2019
Julian Speroni is now coming to the end of an iconic career representing Crystal Palace over nearly 15 years. Here, the official Palace programme reflects on the shot-stopper's remarkable time in...