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Deja Vu

By Gary Watton
October 15 2017

Predictably Crystal Palace played against Chelsea like it was the FA Cup final. Predictably Chelsea played against Crystal Palace like it was a pre-season friendly. Predictably Crystal Palace quickly scored their first goal of their league campaign against Chelsea. Predictably Crystal Palace collected their first league points of the season against Chelsea. Predictably Crystal Palace won their fir... More >

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After the Burnley debacle, normal service has resumed, with the champions enjoying a routine win against their Wembley punch bags of Tottensham Hotspur. This isn't to suggest that ... More >