|THE LAST TIME WE WERE HERE (SEPTEMBER!) RIVIERE SCORES FROM |
THE PENALTY SPOT IN THE LEEGUE CUP---WE WON 3-2!
For the 2nd time this season we must heed for the depths of sooth London where we take on 'I beg your Pardew's Palace side @ Selhurst Park <(comin' here once mid-week iz bad enough---but TWICE!???)
We are on the '12:25 bells' choo choo train to King's Cross and shud arrive in good time for some customary 'gargels' aroond that area!
Team news: Siem De Jong haz suffered a collapsed lung and will be oot for the foreseeable future, while Steve Taylor, Ronaldo Aarons, Rob Elliot and Cheik Tiote are aall 'crocked' and wont feature toneet @ '8 bells'!
Selhurst Park iz a lucky ground az far az we are concerned and we are gannin for wor SEVENTH win in a row there! <(lang may it continue!)
History lesson: Amazingly wor forst ever visit to Selhurst Park waz az recently az 1965 when we drew 1-1 in an (old 2nd Division game in front of 21,756. Bobby Cummings scored wor goal that day!
'Geordie Times' history: 45 years ago! (see ground number 014 archive report from 1970 which iz printed below!)
A full 'Geordie Times' match/hootch report will appear here az per usual in good course! *