Crystal Palace

  • Everton can still finish fourth, says coach Martinez 17-04-2014 08:25 AM

    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...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation 03-04-2014 04:46 PM

    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...
  • John Terry scores own goal, Chelsea lose 1-0 at Crystal Palace 29-03-2014 11:17 PM

    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...
  • Crystal Palace winger Jason Puncheon fined for Twitter outburst 04-03-2014 06:55 PM

    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...
  • Palace boss to fine two of his own players for diving 03-03-2014 04:35 PM

    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....
  • Oxlade-Chamberlain gives Arsenal 2-0 win over Palace 02-02-2014 11:29 PM

    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...
  • Defoe begins farewell in style as Spurs beat Crystal Palace 2-0 12-01-2014 12:04 AM

    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,...
  • Veteran Phillips leaves Palace as Pulis seeks reinforcements 09-01-2014 06:45 PM

    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...
  • Dzeko rescues Man City in 1-0 win over Palace; Hull rout Fulham 6-0 28-12-2013 10:54 PM

    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...
  • Mourinho relieved as Chelsea see off spirited Palace 15-12-2013 08:58 AM

    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...
  • Unconvincing Chelsea beat Palace 2-1 to go 2nd in Premier League 14-12-2013 10:34 PM

    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....
  • Crystal Palace edge West Ham 1-0 in EPL 04-12-2013 08:24 AM

    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...
  • Newcastle beat Norwich 2-1 as Swansea down Fulham 23-11-2013 10:40 PM

    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...
  • Tony Pulis appointed as Crystal Palace manager 23-11-2013 06:40 PM

    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...
  • Arteta scores, sent off as Arsenal beat Crystal Palace 26-10-2013 07:52 PM

    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...
  • Ian Holloway leaves as Crystal Palace manager 23-10-2013 10:52 PM

    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...
  • Kasami helps Fulham thrash Crystal Palace in Premier League 22-10-2013 08:35 AM

    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...
  • Chinese company to restore London's Crystal Palace 04-10-2013 06:01 PM

    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...
  • Chinese tycoon to rebuild London's Crystal Palace 04-10-2013 05:12 PM

    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,...
  • Michu sets Swansea on way to 2-0 win at Palace 22-09-2013 08:52 PM

    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...
  • Young should have seen red for dive, says Crystal Palace chief 16-09-2013 08:33 PM

    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...
  • Van Persie, Rooney propel Man United to 2-0 win over Crystal Palace 14-09-2013 07:33 PM

    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...
  • Crystal Palace manager Holloway to serve two-match ban 04-09-2013 05:48 PM

    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...
  • Spirited Crystal Palace get first win of EPL 01-09-2013 08:09 AM

    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...
  • FA charges Crystal Palace manager Holloway with misconduct 20-08-2013 09:46 PM

    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...
  • EPL: Jose Mourinho's winning return; debut goal for Roberto Soldado 19-08-2013 12:26 AM

    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...
  • Roberto Soldado penalty helps Tottenham edge Crystal Palace 18-08-2013 07:54 PM

    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...
  • Crystal Palace offer loan move for Darren Bent 14-08-2013 03:32 PM

    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...
  • Crystal Palace sign Marouane Chamakh from Arsenal 13-08-2013 10:40 AM

    London: Crystal Palace have signed Morocco striker Marouane Chamakh from Arsenal on a one-year deal. The Premier League newcomer announced the arrival of the 29-year-old Chamakh on Monday. He's the third striker to join Ian Holloway's side this summer, following Kevin Phillips and Dwight Gayle. The French-born Chamakh joined Arsenal...
  • Crystal Palace in $1m bid for Milligan: report 25-07-2013 06:24 PM

    Crystal Palace have reportedly placed a $1m bid for Australian and Melbourne Victory midfielder Mark Milligan, who recently snubbed the interest from United Arab Emirates outfit Baniyas. Playing in the Premier League has been a long cherished dream of the 27-year-old and a string of performances that helped the Socceroos...