CRYSTAL PALACE

  • Saints and Crystal Palace meet head on in Cup clash of form sides Yesterday

    Southampton: The south coast Saints are in seemingly unstoppable form, having won three consecutive matches last week, including a morale-boosting victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford. They would appear strong favourites for the visit of Palace: not least because they saw them off comfortably in the Premier League at Selhurst...
  • Crystal Palace beat Tottenham 2-1 in Alan Pardew's first game January 11, 2015

    London: Alan Pardew's first game as Crystal Palace manager ended in success on Saturday as his team came from behind to beat Tottenham 2-1 in the Premier League. Harry Kane broke the deadlock for Spurs in the 49th minute, collecting a pass from Nacer Chadli and sending his low shot across...
  • New Crystal Palace boss Pardew defends his record at Newcastle January 8, 2015

    Alan Pardew has defended his record at Newcastle United saying the north east club "pulled above its weight" during his four, often turbulent, years in charge. Pardew was named as manager of his former playing club Crystal Palace on Saturday after Palace met the terms of a release clause in...
  • Crystal Palace hire Alan Pardew as manager January 3, 2015

    London: Alan Pardew was appointed manager of Crystal Palace on Saturday after swapping mid-table Newcastle for a team fighting against Premier League relegation. Palace say Pardew signed a 3 ½ year contract to manage the club he played for from 1987 to 1991, filling the void left by Neil Warnock's firing...
  • Alan Pardew on verge of taking over at Crystal Palace December 30, 2014

    Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is on the verge of taking over at Crystal Palace after being given permission to talk to his former club on Monday. Newcastle confirmed on their official website that Palace had made a formal approach to speak to Pardew about their managerial vacancy and they had...
  • EPL: Crystal Palace fire manager Neil Warnock December 27, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace fired Neil Warnock after only four months in charge on Saturday, becoming the first English Premier League manager to lose his job this season. The 66-year-old Warnock's second spell in charge of Palace ended with the London club in the relegation zone after just one win in 12...
  • Brendon Rodgers says his Liverpool job could be under threat November 24, 2014

    London: Manager Brendan Rodgers acknowledged his job could be under threat after Liverpool slipped to a third consecutive Premier League defeat at Crystal Palace at the weekend. Sunday's 3-1 loss to Neil Warnock's side, who started the day in the relegation zone, was Liverpool's fourth straight defeat in all competitions and...
  • EPL: Crystal Palace fight back to win as Liverpool collapse again November 23, 2014

    Crystal Palace heaped more misery on Liverpool when they came from behind to win 3-1 in the Premier League on Sunday, six months after effectively ending the northern club's title hopes when they drew 3-3. Palace's home victory, with goals from Dwight Gayle, Joe Ledley and a superb curling free kick...
  • EPL: Juan Mata scores as Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 1-0 November 8, 2014

    Manchester: Juan Mata came on as a substitute to score in the 67th minute and give Manchester United a much-needed 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday. Just four minutes after coming on for Adnan Januzaj, the United midfielder curled a deflected shot past Julian Speroni to...
  • EPL: Fletcher double helps Sunderland win at Palace November 4, 2014

    Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher scored in each half to help his beleaguered side earn a much-needed 3-1 win at Crystal Palace in their Premier League match at Selhurst Park on Monday. Sunderland's second league win of the season, after conceding 10 goals with no reply in their previous two matches, lifted...
  • League leaders Chelsea beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in the EPL October 18, 2014

    London: Chelsea maintained their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace. Both teams were reduced to 10 men in a dramatic end to the first half that had earlier seen Oscar open the scoring. The Brazilian midfielder put the visitors ahead...
  • In-form Chelsea aim to extend lead, Man City face Spurs test October 18, 2014

    London: In case they needed it, the short trip to Crystal Palace will re-focus Chelsea's globe-trotting players on matters at home as the Premier League slips back into gear this weekend after the second international break of the season. Like most of their Premier League rivals, Chelsea's squad was scattered far...
  • Sunderland beat Stoke 3-1; Burnley draw at Leicester in Premier League October 4, 2014

    Steven Fletcher scored twice to give Sunderland a 3-1 win over Stoke on Saturday for their first Premier League victory of the season. Fletcher made it 2-1 in the 23rd minute and then put the result beyond doubt in the 79th as Sunderland ended a run of five draws in six...
  • EPL: Cyrstal Palace hang on to beat Everton 32, Spurs lose September 21, 2014

    Crystal Palace came from behind to cling on for their first Premier League win of the season on Sunday, beating Everton 32 at Goodison Park. Winger Yannick Bolasie was instrumental in his side's surging secondhalf performance which he capped with the Eagles' final goal in the 69th minute. Romelu Lukaku had given...
  • Crystal Palace hire Neil Warnock for 2nd spell as manager August 27, 2014

    London: Neil Warnock has been hired by Crystal Palace for his second spell as the manager of the Premier League club. Palace have been without a manager since Tony Pulis quit two days before the start of the new season. The 65yearold Warnock, who has signed a twoyear deal, spent 2 years...
  • Crystal Palace fined for lack of 'good faith' towards Cardiff August 18, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have been fined an undisclosed fee for showing a lack of "good faith" towards Cardiff City last season, the Premier League announced on Monday. Cardiff, who were relegated to the secondtier Championship after one season, complained that their starting lineup had been leaked to Palace before their match...
  • Millen wants Palace job after making Arsenal scrap August 17, 2014

    Crystal Palace caretaker manager Keith Millen said he wanted the job on a fulltime basis after his resilient team made Arsenal scrap all the way before snatching a 21 victory on Saturday. Palace, rocked by the surprise departure of manager Tony Pulis on Thursday by mutual consent, looked set to take...
  • Aaron Ramsey ends Arsenal's 5year wait for opening win in EPL August 17, 2014

    London: Aaron Ramsey gave Arsenal a winning start to the Premier League for the first time in five years on Saturday, grabbing a stoppagetime goal in a 21 victory over managerless Crystal Palace. Ramsey emerged as a scoring force in midfield last season, and carried on where he left off with...
  • Tony Pulis quits Crystal Palace two days before start of EPL season August 15, 2014

    London: Manager Tony Pulis has parted company with Crystal Palace by mutual consent less than 48 hours before they kick off their Premier League season against Arsenal, British media reported on Thursday. The 56yearold held talks with cochairman Steve Parish earlier in the day following reports that the pair's relationship had...
  • Liverpool sell England defender Martin Kelly to Palace August 14, 2014

    London: Former England defender Martin Kelly has been sold by Liverpool to Crystal Palace after falling down the list of full backs at Anfield. Liverpool have signed Javier Manquillo from Atletico Madrid and agreed to the transfer of Alberto Moreno from Sevilla in the offseason, meaning Kelly's chances would have been...
  • Brede Hangeland joins Crystal Palace August 2, 2014

    London: Norwegian international defender Brede Hangeland has joined English football club Crystal Palace. Palace on Friday said that Hangeland had signed a oneyear contract after six and a half years at London rivals Fulham, who were relegated last season, reports Xinhua. The 33yearold becomes Palace manager Tony Pulis' third signing for the...
  • Crystal Palace sign defender Brede Hangeland August 2, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have signed former Fulham captain Brede Hangeland for the new English Premier League season. The 33yearold Norway central defender left Fulham after the London club opted against offering a new contract following relegation from the Premier League in May. The Houstonborn player's oneyear contract at Palace was announced on...
  • EPL: Liverpool draw 33 with Crystal Palace to leave title hopes hanging May 6, 2014

    London: Luis Suarez and his Liverpool teammates shed tears of despair after they blew a 30 lead with 11 minutes remaining to draw 33 with Crystal Palace in an astonishing Premier League match at Selhurst Park on Monday that almost certainly ended their hopes of a first title for 24...
  • Manchester City cruise past Crystal Palace to boost title hopes April 27, 2014

    London: Manchester City took charge of the Premier League title race after Edin Dzeko and Yaya Toure scored firsthalf goals to secure a 20 win at Crystal Palace on Sunday. A couple of hours after leader Liverpool lost 20 against Chelsea at home, City cut its deficit to the Reds to...
  • Everton can still finish fourth, says coach Martinez April 17, 2014

    Liverpool: Everton manager Roberto Martinez is confident his side can finish fourth in the Premier League despite suffering a "hurtful" 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on Wednesday. After winning their last seven league matches, Everton's confidence should have been high, but they failed to get going against Tony...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation April 3, 2014

    Crystal Palace's Welsh manager Tony Pulis would like Cardiff City to avoid relegation from the Premier League even though his side meet them in a crucial battle to avoid the drop in South Wales on Saturday. Both clubs were promoted from the Championship last season and while Palace sit five points...
  • John Terry scores own goal, Chelsea lose 1-0 at Crystal Palace March 29, 2014

    London: Chelsea captain John Terry scored an own goal to gift Crystal Palace a 1-0 victory on Saturday, weakening the west London team's grip on the Premier League lead. The veteran center back headed Joel Ward's cross past his own goalkeeper, Petr Cech, seven minutes into the second half at Selhurst...
  • Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon fined for Twitter outburst March 4, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon has been fined 15,000 pounds for comments made on Twitter about his former manager Neil Warnock, the FA said on Tuesday. Puncheon was also warned about his future conduct after "failing to act in the best interests of the game", the FA added on its...
  • Palace boss to fine two of his own players for diving March 3, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace players Jerome Thomas and Marouane Chamakh are to be fined by manager Tony Pulis for diving during Sunday's 1-1 draw in their Premier League match against Swansea City. Pulis was furious with both players and said afterwards: "They'll pay money for that. They will both be fined. It's...