UK time is: 14:55:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Holloway's Christmas Message

Ian Holloway was talking about a long and expensive potential January wishlist, but that's for January, his important comments concern now.

The full interview can be read in the Croydon Advertiser.

Ignoring the comments about January, this deserves repeating.

'I want to wish every single person who has even dreamed about watching football, a happy Christmas. If there's a better time of the year, and if there's ever an example that we all need to treasure our families, more than what happened last Friday, which was the most tragic thing I think I've ever seen in my life, which I fail to understand. How are those people feeling in America? I just want to send them all our love from England and I'm so glad we don't have to face anything like that. George Wood's son nearly died in a car accident. His car was written off and it was cut in half. He went across some water, he was driving perfectly safely but he aquaplaned, hit a barrier and he's lucky to be here. Truthfully speaking, how lucky are we all? So, please cherish your families, because without that, what else do we have in the world?'

Normal service will resume on Boxing Day, well some sort of service at any rate.

Have a Merry Christmas folks!

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:Monday December 24 2012

Time: 2:56PM

Your Comments

There's a first time for everything.... I agree.... Nice paragraph......
watford1881
Nice bit of perspective wasn't it.
Eddy Eagle
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crystal Palace Articles

Palace Now Confirm McArthur (Monday September 1 2014)

Palace Confirm Fryers Signing (Monday September 1 2014)

Palace Agree McArthur Fee (Monday September 1 2014)

Fryers Fee Agreed? (Monday September 1 2014)

Transfer Deadline Day Live Blog (Monday September 1 2014)

Newcastle United 3-3 Palace (Sunday August 31 2014)

Zaha Delighted With Debut Goal (Saturday August 30 2014)

Stats: Newcastle v Crystal Palace (Saturday August 30 2014)

Archived Crystal Palace Articles

List All Vital Palace Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Man Utd 3 0 2 1 -1 2
15. Leicester City 3 0 2 1 -2 2
16. Newcastle 3 0 2 1 -2 2
17. Everton 3 0 2 1 -3 2
18. WBA 3 0 2 1 -3 2
19. Crystal Palace 3 0 1 2 -3 1
20. Burnley 3 0 1 2 -3 1

Breaking League News

Welbeck Goes to Arsenal
Man Utd : 02/09/2014 13:08:00
Maybe Lambert Is Getting Clever(ley) After All?
Aston Villa : 02/09/2014 12:57:00
No Signings, But Keeping Bony Feels Like One
Swansea : 02/09/2014 12:11:00
Welbeck Closes Arsenal's Transfer Window
Arsenal : 02/09/2014 10:24:00
Cleverley Stay`s
Man Utd : 02/09/2014 10:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Newcastle MotM
Suggested By:  Eddy
Speroni 0%
Mariappa 0%
Kelly 0%
Jedinak 0%
Dann 10%
Delaney 0%
Puncheon 0%
Ward 0%
Gayle 60%
Chamakh 20%
Bolasie 0%
Sub - Campbell 0%
Sub - Zaha 10%
Sub - Murray 0%