Crystal Palace - Dougie's Decree: Strikers Take The Praise
UK time is: 08:15:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Dougie's Decree: Strikers Take The Praise

Dougie Freedman was quick to highlight the team element in our revenge victory over Middlesbrough last night, but the strikers certainly take the individual praise.

Speaking to Crystal Palace FC following the victory Dougie said of the 8 changes he made.

'We spoke about being a team tonight and I felt we were, we worked as individuals for the team. These days it's a squad game and players understand that. Calvin is an example of someone who knows he has to be patient, work hard in training and produce when he's called upon and he did that. We have seen players gets their chance and take it in the right way.'

Also singled out for individual praise was Wilfried Zaha.

'Wilfried was fantastic tonight, he's getting better every time we see him, but he knows that's through the hard work he is putting into training and Calvin doesn't score many goals because he doesn't get many chances to play, when he does he puts in the effort and he scored a great goal.'

Of equal joy for the team performance, was the players who returned to action and more than put in a shift.

'It was pleasing to see Anthony Gardner play his first game of the season and Alex Marrow, Stuart O'Keefe and Jonny Williams all came in and played their part in a good team effort. We have plenty of positives to take into the next game.'

Vital Crystal Palace on: facebook

Vital Crystal Palace on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Eddy Eagle Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 21 2011

Time: 5:56PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Crystal Palace Articles

Binnom-Williams Heads To Burton (Thursday July 30 2015)

Inniss Returns To Port Vale (Monday July 27 2015)

Friendly - Supersport 0-4 Palace (Friday July 24 2015)

Bromley To Get First Team Visit (Friday July 24 2015)

Cabaye's Settling In Nicely (Friday July 24 2015)

Archived Crystal Palace Articles

List All Vital Palace Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 0 0
3. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0

Crystal Palace Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Will Wesley's Wizardry Wane?
Norwich : 31/07/2015 08:00:01
West Ham Linked with Mexican Striker
West Ham : 31/07/2015 07:51:01
Daniels: New signings bring different element to the squad
AFC Bournemouth : 31/07/2015 07:45:00
West Ham 2 FC Astra 2
West Ham : 31/07/2015 07:42:01
Elphick: Howe has an aura about him
AFC Bournemouth : 31/07/2015 07:36:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Hennessey 12%
Ward 0%
Dann 1%
Hangeland 16%
Souare 1%
Puncheon 4%
Jedinak 2%
McArthur 1%
Zaha 21%
Chamakh 38%
Bolasie 3%
Sub - Murray 0%
Sub - Mutch 1%
Sub - Campbell 0%