Crystal Palace

  • EPL: Liverpool draw 3-3 with Crystal Palace to leave title hopes hanging May 6, 2014

    London: Luis Suarez and his Liverpool team-mates shed tears of despair after they blew a 3-0 lead with 11 minutes remaining to draw 3-3 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 first-half goals to secure a 2-0 win at Crystal Palace on Sunday. A couple of hours after leader Liverpool lost 2-0 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...
  • Oxlade-Chamberlain gives Arsenal 2-0 win over Palace February 2, 2014

    London: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sent Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League on Sunday as his first goals in more than a year clinched a 2-0 victory over Crystal Palace. Making his first league start since August in an injury-curtailed season, Oxlade-Chamberlain broke through the resilient visitors two minutes into...
  • Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs beat Crystal Palace 2-0 January 12, 2014

    London: Toronto-bound Jermain Defoe started his Tottenham farewell by scoring as Spurs moved within one point of the Champions League spots and Crystal Palace dropped to last place in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham confirmed on Friday that Defoe would leave for Toronto FC at the end of February, and...
  • Veteran Phillips leaves Palace as Pulis seeks reinforcements January 9, 2014

    London: Veteran Kevin Phillips, who scored the penalty that secured Crystal Palace's promotion to the Premier League last season, has left the club, manager Tony Pulis said on Thursday. Phillips, 40, is one of the oldest players to appear in the Premier League. He made five substitute appearances for Palace this season...
  • Dzeko rescues Man City in 1-0 win over Palace; Hull rout Fulham 6-0 December 28, 2013

    Manchester: Edin Dzeko rescued Manchester City with a second-half winner in a shaky 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday, lifting his team provisionally top of the English Premier League. The division's most free-scoring attack struggled to break down an obdurate Palace defence until Jesus Navas cut the ball back for...
  • Mourinho relieved as Chelsea see off spirited Palace December 15, 2013

    London: Jose Mourinho breathed a sigh of relief after his Chelsea side beat plucky Crystal Palace 2-1 at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to move within two points of Premier League leaders Arsenal. Chelsea took the lead through Fernando Torres in the 16th minute but allowed resurgent Moroccan Marouane Chamakh to equalise...
  • Unconvincing Chelsea beat Palace 2-1 to go 2nd in Premier League December 14, 2013

    London: An unconvincing Chelsea beat relegation-threatened Crystal Palace 2-1 on Saturday to provisionally move second in the Premier League, only two points behind leader Arsenal. Fernando Torres scored in the 16th minute at Stamford Bridge before Joel Ward set up Marouane Chamakh to equalise for the visitors in the 29th. Six minutes...
  • Crystal Palace edge West Ham 1-0 in EPL December 4, 2013

    London: Marouane Chamakh scored the only goal to give struggling Crystal Palace a much-needed 1-0 win over West Ham in the Premier League on Tuesday. The much-maligned Moroccan striker headed in the winner in the 42nd minute to give Tony Pulis a win in his first home match in charge and...
  • Newcastle beat Norwich 2-1 as Swansea down Fulham November 23, 2013

    Newcastle: French strikers Loic Remy and Yoan Gouffran scored first-half goals as Newcastle defeated Norwich 2-1 on Saturday to claim a third consecutive Premier League win. The Magpies, who have lost only one of their last five league games, built on their successive wins over Chelsea and Tottenham to hand Norwich...
  • Tony Pulis appointed as Crystal Palace manager November 23, 2013

    London: Crystal Palace have hired former Stoke manager Tony Pulis, hoping he can revive the struggling club and lift it out of last place in the Premier League. The 55-year-old Pulis had been out of work since leaving Stoke last season and will take charge after Saturday's Premier League match against...
  • Arteta scores, sent off as Arsenal beat Crystal Palace October 26, 2013

    London: Mikel Arteta scored a penalty before being sent off as Premier League leader Arsenal won 2-0 at managerless Crystal Palace on Saturday. Arteta opened the scoring from the penalty spot in the London derby two minutes into the second half after Serge Gnabry was fouled by Adlene Guedioura. But Arsenal had...
  • Ian Holloway leaves as Crystal Palace manager October 23, 2013

    Ian Holloway left his position as Crystal Palace manager by mutual consent on Wednesday, admitting he wasn't the right man to try and keep the club in the Premier League. Palace are second from bottom in the standings after winning just one of its first eight matches, with Holloway coming under...
  • Kasami helps Fulham thrash Crystal Palace in Premier League October 22, 2013

    London: Fulham manager Martin Jol hailed Pajtim Kasami's stunning volley against Crystal Palace on Monday as better than fellow Dutchman Marco van Basten's classic in the Euro 1988 final. Macedonian-born Swiss Kasami sprinted to control a lofted pass on his chest and in one movement smashed a dipping volley across Palace...
  • Chinese company to restore London's Crystal Palace October 4, 2013

    A Chinese real estate giant will spend 500 million pounds to restore Britain's famous Crystal Palace Park, once the largest glass structure in the world that was destroyed in a 1936 fire. The new building will be the same size and scale as its gigantic Victorian predecessor originally designed by Sir...
  • Chinese tycoon to rebuild London's Crystal Palace October 4, 2013

    Beijing: China's real estate group ZhongRong has unveiled plans to rebuild London's famous Crystal Palace Park that was damaged by a fire in 1936, a media report said Friday. The group announced that it would build a replica of the Crystal Palace, famous for housing the Great Exhibition of 1851, reported...
  • Michu sets Swansea on way to 2-0 win at Palace September 22, 2013

    London: Michu scored for the third successive match this week to put Swansea on track for a 2-0 win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Sunday. The Spanish forward took just two minutes to break the deadlock at Selhurst Park, finishing off a slick team move with a rising...
  • Young should have seen red for dive, says Crystal Palace chief September 16, 2013

    London: England international Ashley Young should have been sent off for diving instead of earning his Manchester United side a penalty in Saturday's Premier League game against Crystal Palace, the London side's chairman Steve Parish has said. Winger Young was booked for tumbling over after a challenge by Palace's Kagisho Dikgacoi...
  • Van Persie, Rooney propel Man United to 2-0 win over Crystal Palace September 14, 2013

    Manchester: A lackluster Manchester United required a fortuitous penalty converted by Robin van Persie and a late free kick by Wayne Rooney to overcome 10-man Crystal Palace 2-0 in the Premier League on Saturday. United manager David Moyes earned his first victory at Old Trafford but only after Palace had Kagisho...
  • Crystal Palace manager Holloway to serve two-match ban September 4, 2013

    London: Crystal Palace manager Ian Holloway will serve a two-match ban after deciding not to appeal the sanction handed down by the English Football Association. The FA said it has received notification from the South London club that Holloway accepted the ban he received after confronting the match officials following his...
  • Spirited Crystal Palace get first win of EPL September 1, 2013

    London: Crystal Palace earned their first win since returning to the Premier League by beating 10-man Sunderland 3-1 on Saturday. Danny Gabbidon put Palace in front after nine minutes with a scrappy goal from a corner, but substitute Steven Fletcher headed Sunderland level in the 64th. But Palace, which lost its opening...
  • FA charges Crystal Palace manager Holloway with misconduct August 20, 2013

    London: The English Football Association has charged Crystal Palace manager Ian Holloway with misconduct after confronting the match officials following the team's Premier League opener against Tottenham. Holloway was unhappy that a penalty was awarded against his newly-promoted side, allowing Roberto Soldado to give Tottenham a 1-0 win from the spot....
  • EPL: Jose Mourinho's winning return; debut goal for Roberto Soldado August 19, 2013

    London: Jose Mourinho enjoyed a trouble-free Chelsea return on Sunday, and Tottenham successfully negotiated their Premier League opener amid the transfer uncertainty surrounding Gareth Bale. Chelsea ripped apart Hull inside 25 minutes at Stamford Bridge, with goals from Oscar and Frank Lampard securing a 2-0 victory. While Lampard had earlier missed a...
  • Roberto Soldado penalty helps Tottenham edge Crystal Palace August 19, 2013

    London: Spain striker Roberto Soldado scored a second-half penalty on his Tottenham debut to secure a 1-0 victory over fellow London side Crystal Palace on Sunday. Tottenham was awarded the penalty in the 50th minute after Palace defender Dean Moxey handballed a cross from Aaron Lennon as he slid in to...
  • Crystal Palace offer loan move for Darren Bent August 14, 2013

    Newly promoted side Crystal Palace are optimistic about their chances of loaning in Aston Villa striker Darren Bent. The Mirror understands Palace have agreed to the Englishman's £40,000-a-week a demand and that Bent may very well be on his way to the Selhurt Park. In case the loan move pays off,...