CRYSTAL PALACE

  • EPL: Aston Villa stun Spurs, Crystal Palace hammer Sunderland April 11, 2015

    London: Christian Benteke scored in the first half to give Aston Villa a 1-0 win over Tottenham, lifting his team further away from the relegation zone and giving manager Tim Sherwood a victory at his former club. The win lifts 15th-place Villa to 32 points from 33 games, six points clear...
  • Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini relaxed despite Crystal Palace loss April 7, 2015

    Manuel Pellegrini said he was not concerned about his stuttering team or the security of his job after Manchester City suffered a huge blow in the Premier League title race after a 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace on Monday. Phlegmatic Pellegrini struggled to explain how his dominant City side were beaten...
  • Crystal Palace rock Manchester City's title hopes April 7, 2015

    Goals from Glenn Murray and Jason Puncheon all but ended Manchester City's title defence as Manuel Pellegrini's side fell to a 2-1 defeat at Crystal Palace. Despite dominating large swathes of the game, City were stunned by Murray's first-half opener before Puncheon doubled the lead just after half time with a...
  • Arsenal beat Newcastle 2-1 in Premier League March 21, 2015

    Newcastle: Olivier Giroud scored twice in the first half and Arsenal hung on for a 2-1 win at Newcastle on Saturday to stay in control of third place in the Premier League. Giroud scored from two set pieces, getting his knee on the ball to deflect it into the net in...
  • QPR's relegation fears deepen with Crystal Palace defeat March 14, 2015

    London: Queens Park Rangers' relegation fears worsened and their dismal away record continued with a 3-1 defeat by Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in the Premier League on Saturday. Defeat for QPR, who have lost 13 of 14 away games this season, left them 19th with 22 points from 29 matches. Palace...
  • Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 2-1 to move up to third in EPL February 21, 2015

    London: Arsenal climbed to third in the English Premier League following a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace on Saturday. The Gunners were awarded a penalty in the seventh minute after league debutant Pape Souare felled Danny Welbeck in the area. Santi Cazorla converted the spot kick for his seventh goal of...
  • Liverpool edge past Palace to advance to FA Cup quarterfinals February 15, 2015

    London: Liverpool came from behind to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in the FA Cup fifth round on Saturday, keeping alive the chances of captain Steven Gerrard finishing his career at the club with a final trip to Wembley Stadium. Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana scored early in the second half as...
  • Crystal Palace await FA action after coin thrown at Newcastle player February 12, 2015

    London: Crystal Palace were waiting to hear from the Football Association on Thursday on whether there would be any repercussions after a Palace fan threw a coin at Newcastle United captain Fabricio Coloccini on Wednesday. The coin hit Coloccini as he celebrated Newcastle's goal in their 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park...
  • Saints and Crystal Palace meet head on in Cup clash of form sides January 24, 2015

    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...