Wings boss thinking ahead already

News Shopper: Player-manager Jamie Day

3:10pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

After comfortably avoiding relegation in Welling United’s first season in the top tier of non-league football, Jamie Day already has his sights set on doing it all again.

Stortford comeback gives Bromley boss play-offs lift

News Shopper: Manager Mark Goldberg saw his side lose pole position at Farnborough. Picture by Keith Gillard.

1:27pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Bromley manager Mark Goldberg hopes Monday’s 3-2 win over Bishop’s Stortford will stand his team in good stead ahead of the play-offs.

Millwall striker claims red card disrupted momentum

News Shopper: Scott McDonald in action against Doncaster. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

9:44am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Scott McDonald was frustrated with Millwall’s stalemate against ten-man Doncaster on Monday - but pointed out teams can often be galvanised by a sending off.

Crystal Palace chaplain hails miraculous season for Eagles

News Shopper: Chris Roe

9:58am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

A football club and shopping centre are not the first places you associate with the church, but they are the basis for Reverend Chris Roe's work.

Gravesend Dynamite take out Spitfires

News Shopper: GRFC Dynamite with coaches Jason Owen and Liam Hammond

4:37pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Gravesend Dynamite visited Folkestone Spitfires for their first ever wheelchair rugby league competitive match and came away with a victory.

SPORT IN BRIEF: Closing date approaching for London sports awards

News Shopper: SPORT IN BRIEF: Closing date approaching for London sports awards

3:32pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

AWARDS: Nominations for the London awards for sport and physical activity are due to close on Friday.

Catford official calls time on London Youth Games career

News Shopper: Anthony Kendall (left) with London mayor Boris Johnson and world 400m champion Christine Ohuruogo

2:37pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Catford’s Anthony Kendall is stepping down as chairman after 30 years at the forefront of organising the London Youth Games.

Busy times for Dartford judo fighters

News Shopper: Thomas Gogh in action. Pictures by Suki Barton.

1:00pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Dartford Judo Club members have been busy bringing home the medals recently.

Chislehurst rugby side on brink of national success

News Shopper: It has been a year to remember for the U18s squad

12:11pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Old Elthamians RFC U18s have reached the final of the RFU National Colts Cup.

Brown stays upbeat on Ebbsfleet play-off prospects

News Shopper: Steve Brown. Picture by Keith Gillard.

10:29am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Ebbsfleet United manager Steve Brown remains confident his side will qualify for the Conference South play-offs despite Monday’s 1-0 loss at Maidenhead United allowing other teams to close the gap.

Maidenhead frustrate Ebbsfleet United

News Shopper: Anthony Cook

10:01am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Ebbsfleet United are still to book their place in the Conference South play-offs following a disappointing 1-0 away loss to Maidenhead on a rainy Bank Holiday Monday afternoon.

Bank Holiday seaside misery for Wands

11:12am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Cray’s final away game in the Isthmian Premier League ended in an emphatic 5-0 Bank Holiday Monday defeat after a clinical display of finishing from Margate.

Bromley bounce back to beat Bishop's Stortford

News Shopper: Danny Waldren heads to the crowd after firing Bromley 2-1 in front

4:01pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Bromley came from two goals down in their final home fixture of the regular season to win with three second-half goals against Bishop’s Stortford on Bank Holiday Monday afternoon.

Ian Holloway still hopeful Millwall can beat drop after Doncaster stalemate

News Shopper: Steve Morison goes close with this header. Pictures by Edmund Boyden.

3:52pm Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Ian Holloway believes Millwall would have stood a greater chance of beating 11-man Doncaster than 10.

Winning start.

7:40am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Blackheath & Bromley set League Record and achieve numerous personal bests

Welling crash again

News Shopper: Jake Gallagher's header strikes the crossbar. Photo: Dave Budden

10:47pm Monday 21st April 2014

Neither team had much more than pride to play for as Welling United made their final away trip of the season to Salisbury.

Pulis praises 'wonderful' Palace as West Ham victory equals club record of five straight Premier League wins

News Shopper: Philosophy: Tony Pulis is in tune with his Palace players

8:01am Monday 21st April 2014

Thanks to Mile Jedinak’s 59th penalty, smashed home in front of the sell-out Palace away support in east London, the Eagles now lie in 11th place with 43 points.

Pulis praises Palace attack

News Shopper: Tony Pulis hailed his forwards after their performance at Upton Park

7:59am Sunday 20th April 2014

Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis believes his team deserve more credit for their attacking talents after the Eagles guaranteed Barclays Premier League survival with a 1-0 win at West Ham.

Penalties, deadly diseases, Jose Mourinho and James Milner: 10 reasons why England WILL win the World Cup in Brazil

News Shopper: INJURED: Wayne Rooney

9:41am Sunday 20th April 2014

The wait is nearly over. Just over 50 days remain until the start of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Here, News Shopper brings you 10 reasons why England CAN and WILL win the World Cup.

Easter message from Crystal Palace chaplain Chris Roe

News Shopper: Chris Roe

6:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Happy Easter to everyone!

Palace maintain fine form

News Shopper: Mile Jedinak scored the only goal in Crystal Palace's win

5:57pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Mile Jedinak's second-half penalty secured Crystal Palace a gutsy 1-0 victory at West Ham and guaranteed the Eagles' survival in the Barclays Premier League for another season.

Welling defeated by champions Luton Town

6:41pm Saturday 19th April 2014

Having won the Conference Premiership on Tuesday through Cambridge United’s defeat, Luton Town celebrated with victory at Welling United.

Crystal Palace boss: "We're safe, but let's not carried away - there is more to do"

News Shopper: Philosophy: Tony Pulis is in tune with his Palace players

9:07am Saturday 19th April 2014

Tony Pulis reckons avoiding relegation to the Championship is nothing to get carried away with, not yet.

Eagles defender admits he may have upset Evertonian relatives

News Shopper: Scouser Scott Dann may have some explaining to do to his Bluenose family members. Picture by Edmund Boyden.

9:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Scott Dann admitted he may have upset a few family members when he scored his first goal for Crystal Palace against Everton at Goodison Park.

Fergie told Pulis to manage Palace

News Shopper: Tony Pulis, pictured, has revealed that Sir Alex Ferguson influenced his decision to take the Crystal Palace job

3:50pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis has revealed Sir Alex Ferguson was a key influence in his decision to take on the job at a time when he had considerable doubts about it himself.

Striker excited by prospect of West Ham return

News Shopper: Chamakh celebrates his winner

7:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Marouane Chamakh is looking forward to returning to West Ham when Crystal Palace visit Upton Park for a London derby this weekend.

Former Arsenal forward happy to do Gunners favour with Everton win

News Shopper: No happy Arsenal return for former Gunners striker

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Marouane Chamakh admitted he was pleased to do his former club Arsenal a big favour last night by helping Crystal Palace stun Everton 3-2.

Cardiff City demand Crystal Palace are docked three points over leaked team-sheet claim

News Shopper: Speculation: Tony Pulis has played down Cardiff City's "leak" claims

12:49pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Cardiff City have demanded that Crystal Palace's three points picked up in Wales in April should be wiped out.

Comedian Eddie Izzard enjoying Crystal Palace success

News Shopper: L-R Maxi Jazz, Stephen Browett and Eddie Izzard

9:31am Thursday 17th April 2014

Eddie Izzard has warned the top half of the Premier League that Crystal Palace will be coming for them next season.

Pulis speaks of Crystal Palace pride after safety all but guaranteed by Everton win

News Shopper: Welsh roots: Tony Pulis watched Cardiff City as a young boy

10:59pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Tony Pulis has spoken of his pride about the fact Crystal Palace will be in the top flight again next season after reaching 40 points tonight at Goodison Park.

Eagles march on with stunning Toffees win

News Shopper: High praise: Cameron Jerome is loving Palace under the leadership of Tony Pulis

9:48pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Crystal Palace recorded a fourth straight victory at Everton tonight to all but secure their Premier League status for another season.

Harriott stick went too far

News Shopper: Callum Harriott

5:15pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Addicks columnist MATIAS GREZ feels some of the criticism directed at Callum Harriott last night went too far for someone still in the early stages of his professional career.

FT Charlton 1-2 Barnsley: As it happened

News Shopper: Will it be another winning Valley Tuesday night for head coach Jose Riga?

7:32pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Charlton take on relegation rivals Barnsley at The Valley this evening in a crucial fixture at the wrong end of the Championship - follow all the action here with our online blog.

Barnsley close gap on Addicks with Valley win

News Shopper: Astrit Ajdarevic gave Charlton an early lead. Picture by Keith Gillard.

9:59pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Charlton’s survival hopes were dealt a severe blow as they lost a vital game against fellow strugglers Barnsley 2-1.

Tries rain in on final day for Colfeians

News Shopper: Johnnie McCormick-Huston scoring the final try

5:15pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Old Colfeians rounded off the season by overwhelming Aylesford Bulls 37-0 at Horn Park.

Palace and Brighton fans to go head to head for charity

News Shopper: The two teams from last year (pic credit Seb Daly)

3:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Rivalries will be set aside as Crystal Palace and Brighton fans go head to head for charity next month.

Night to remember for Ibox duo Skeete and Pettitt

News Shopper: Bradley Skeete (left) in action against Giuseppe Loriga. Pictures by Will Cornelius.

9:39am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Ibox gym in Bromley is buzzing after more success for Bradley Skeete and Lewis Pettitt at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday night.

Pulis: We want Ince to stay at Crystal Palace

News Shopper: Bit-part role: Tom Ince in action during the defeat to Southampton

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Tony Pulis has revealed that Crystal Palace are keen to sign loanee Tom Ince on a permanent deal when the transfer window opens this summer.

Bright start to summer season from Gravesend members

News Shopper: Andrew Webster (left) on the podium for second place

4:46pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Gravesend Cycling Club members have been in successful early season action.

Charlton end successful season on high

5:11pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Charlton Park finished a London Two SE title winning season with a six-try victor over Medway, securing promotion as champions their first since 1996.

No respite for Shoots

5:05pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Shooters Hill remain entrenched in the Kent One relegation zone after losing 28-21 to Southwark Lancers.

Football club agrees ground share

5:23pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Seven Acre & Sidcup FC have signed a three-year deal to ground share at the Sporting Club Thamesmead facility, the home of Thmaesmead Town FC.

Barnes beat drop after late Combe conversion miss

10:26am Tuesday 15th April 2014

A late missed conversion ensured Westcombe Park were edged out by a solitary point when going down to a 31-30 home defeat at the hands of Barnes.

Wands denied late point by woodwork

10:05am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Cray went down 1-0 to a late goal at Bury Town on Saturday in a lively end of season encounter.

Brown rues Ebbsfleet's inability to kill Sutton off

News Shopper: Jamie Taylor celebrates after equalising for Sutton. Picture by Paul Loughlin.

1:50pm Monday 14th April 2014

Ebbsfleet manager Steve Brown revealed he was disappointed with the fact his side did not sew the game up when in the ascendency before going on to lose 3-1 at Sutton.

Millwall boss laughs off Watford finger gesture

News Shopper: Picture by Edmund Boyden

12:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

Ian Holloway has played down his spat with Watford fans following Saturday’s 2-2 draw at The Den.

Holloway: Watford point was least we deserved

News Shopper: Ian Holloway. PICTURE BY KEITH GILLARD.

11:36am Monday 14th April 2014

Millwall boss Ian Holloway feels his side got the least they deserved with a last-gasp leveller against Watford.

Puncheon gives full credit to Pulis for his and Palace's revival

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:30am Monday 14th April 2014

Crystal Palace’s man of the moment Jason Puncheon has praised Tony Pulis for turning his season around after giving the winger confidence to overcome his homecoming jitters.

Puncheon not convinced Eagles are safe yet despite Aston Villa success

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

10:12am Monday 14th April 2014

Jason Puncheon is refusing to take survival for granted as Crystal Palace travel to Goodison Park full of confidence after recording a third straight victory over relegation rivals Aston Villa.

Keeper in confident mood ahead of Everton trip

News Shopper: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Selhurst Park - Premier League - April 12, 2014

9:50am Monday 14th April 2014

Julian Speroni says Crystal Palace head to Everton full of belief after three straight wins lifted the Eagles to the brink of safety.

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