Crystal Palace

  • Crystal Palace hire Neil Warnock for 2nd spell as manager 5 days ago

    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 65-year-old Warnock, who has signed a two-year deal, spent 2½ 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 second-tier Championship after one season, complained that their starting line-up 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 full-time basis after his resilient team made Arsenal scrap all the way before snatching a 2-1 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 5-year 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 stoppage-time goal in a 2-1 victory over manager-less 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 56-year-old held talks with co-chairman 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 one-year contract after six and a half years at London rivals Fulham, who were relegated last season, reports Xinhua. The 33-year-old 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 33-year-old Norway central defender left Fulham after the London club opted against offering a new contract following relegation from the Premier League in May. The Houston-born player's one-year contract at Palace was announced on...
  • 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...