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Man arrested for trying to punch Crystal Palace’s bald eagle

Two years after a Newcastle fan was jailed for punching a police horse, a man has now been jailed for attempting to punch Crystal Palace’s bald eagle mascot Kayla. And now English football officially has an animal punching epidemic. From the Croydon Advertiser: The incident allegedly occurred during Palace’s Capital One Cup clash with rivals …

Alan Pardew shows Jurgen Klopp who’s boss (it’s Alan Pardew)

Jurgen Klopp was dealt his first defeat as Liverpool manager, losing 2–1 to Crystal Palace at Anfield. Scott Dann headed in the decisive goal in the 82nd minute and after the match, Klopp admitted that it was at that point that he felt he was, in fact, walking alone. From the BBC: “Eighty-two minutes — game over,” …

The very best moments from Chelsea’s fourth Premier League title celebration

Chelsea confirmed the inevitable with a 1–0 win against Crystal Palace to clinch their fourth Premier League title (fifth top division title overall) with three matches left to play. It’s Chelsea’s first league title in five years and first since Jose Mourinho returned to the club last season, bringing an added level of satisfaction. https://www.youtube.com/embed/D6FsxmVG7PI …