Crystal Palace - Holloway Draws A Line Under Poogate
UK time is: 06:51:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Holloway Draws A Line Under Poogate

We've all known about the reports and to be honest I wasn't quite sure what to write about it, but thankfully Ian Holloway has made that easy today.

Speaking to London24 about the incident, Holloway thanked whoever did it for making it the easiest pre match team talk of his managerial career.

'I have to thank that person for doing me the biggest favour. I didn't have to get the players up at all, in fact I had to calm them down. I've never seen a look like that on Wilf's face. So how stupid is that person? He got Palace to play like that. How low will some people go?'

Palace have received a formal apology from Brighton, and he adds he has no ill will to them or Gus Poyet as he believes they acted and responded as best they could given the circumstances and he fully believes the only person to take any blame is the individual or individuals involved in the act itself, Holloway doesn't want it to have any effect on Brighton as a club.

Just bizarre. You think you've heard it all in football and then we have a week like this when it comes to 'pranks'.

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:Tuesday May 21 2013

Time: 5:14PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Lets hope Palace find wall to wall PASTA in their Wembley dressing room to provide another unintentional team talk!
cannonball
Report Abuse
21/05/2013 22:09:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Crystal Palace Articles

Speroni Wins Testimonial (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Seven Get International Call Ups (Wednesday May 27 2015)

Speroni's Night (Tuesday May 26 2015)

West Brom In For Jedinak (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Gayle Ready To Leave? (Tuesday May 26 2015)

Pardew - Now We Kick On (Monday May 25 2015)

Punch Drunk With Top Ten Finish (Monday May 25 2015)

Palace 1-0 Swansea - Report (Monday May 25 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

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Southampton 38 18 6 14 21 60
8. Swansea 38 16 8 14 -3 56
9. Stoke 38 15 9 14 3 54
10. Crystal Palace 38 13 9 16 -4 48
11. Everton 38 12 11 15 -2 47
12. West Ham 38 12 11 15 -3 47
13. WBA 38 11 11 16 -13 44

Breaking League News

Like Fellow Greatest Coach Belichick No Galacticos
Chelsea : 28/05/2015
@VillasHerc - In The Dressing Room Before Arsenal
Aston Villa : 27/05/2015 21:03:00
QPR Eye Swindon Duo
Q.P.R. : 27/05/2015 20:34:01
Barton Headlines QPR Cull
Q.P.R. : 27/05/2015 20:24:01
It All Starts Again in 26 Days` Time!
West Ham : 27/05/2015 17:23:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Hennessey 5%
Ward 0%
Dann 0%
Hangeland 20%
Souare 0%
Puncheon 5%
Jedinak 5%
McArthur 0%
Zaha 35%
Chamakh 30%
Bolasie 0%
Sub - Murray 0%
Sub - Mutch 0%
Sub - Campbell 0%