Charlton fan ‘tried to punch Palace eagle’


  A Charlton Athletic fan tried to punch Crystal Palace’s American bald eagle mascot during a series of organised attacks on police, stewards and rival fans, a court heard today. Daniel Boylett, 36, is accused of targeting the bird of prey called Kayla when violence erupted during Capital One third-round tie at Selhurst Park on September 23 2015. Charlton lost 4-1 on the day and there were ugly scenes ‘before, during and after the game’ as police struggled to control…

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