Back in the Day: May 25th - Dougie Freedman is Born in 1974

Back in the Day

Saturday 25th May 1974

In sunny Glasgow, Dougie Freedman was born.

The kid that signed from Barnet would grow up to become a man and then a Club legend. 108 goals as a player and a managerial spell that saw him put in place the foundations for the successes that the Club has gone on to achieve since 2010.

Wolves 3-1, Stockport 1-0, Administration, Saving us in 2011, Brighton 3-1, Signing Murray, Jedinak, Bolasie, Ward and Delaney and countless other moments. Never forget.

Happy Birthday, Dougie!

Thursday 25th May 2006

It was only a matter of time after failing to win but promotion, but it didn’t hurt any less when rumours of offers for Andy Johnson started coming in. £8.5m bids are reportedly accepted from both Everton and Bolton and the reality of the situation started to kick in for Palace fans.

Saturday 25th May 2013



Thursday 25th May 2017

Wilfried Zaha signs a new five-year contract with Crystal Palace.

Meanwhile, Palace announce that they will be heading to Hong Kong in pre-season to participate in the Premier League Asia Trophy against Liverpool, West Brom and Leicester City.

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