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How Joel Ward Explains Lionel Messi
08:01 Monday 19th July 2021

Football spread across the globe in large part due to the East India Company. British merchants established football clubs everywhere they traveled and taught the locals the game in order to have some friendly competition. Frequently, that…

Premier League
Can Patrick Vieira free Wilfried Zaha?
08:01 Sunday 18th July 2021

If you’re curious about the effect Patrick Vieira can have on a football club as manager, check the Ligue 1 table for the past four seasons.  In 2017/18, before the Arsenal legend arrived at OGC Nice from Shiekh Mansour’s Major…

Premier League
Do Crystal Palace want to be anything more?
08:01 Monday 14th June 2021

While it appears everything is fine in Denmark, there is something rotten at Selhurst Park. After failing to come to terms with Nuno Espirito Santo, the club allegedly broke off talks to appoint the former Wolves boss as Crystal Palace manager…

Premier League
How can Andros Townsend ease pressure on Ayew, Zaha?
12:00 Tuesday 11th February 2020

Andros Townsend returned for Crystal Palace in the 1-0 defeat to Sheffield United just over a week ago. It'd be the Englishman's first appearance since the 0-0 draw with Watford at the beginning of December. Townsend recovered…

Premier League
Hodgson keeping it simple for Palace
09:00 Saturday 11th January 2020

Midway through the season, Crystal Palace hold down ninth place. The Eagles aren't in full flight but they're hardly grounded. In his third campaign, manager Roy Hodgson finds success as the anti-Guardiola. Rather than complicated…

Premier League
What's happened to Christian Benteke at Crystal Palace?
17:01 Sunday 5th January 2020

Christian Benteke's Crystal Palace future is uncertain. He’s been out of form in the Premier League and out of favour under Roy Hodgson. As a result, the 29-year-old may be out of time at Selhurst Park. Benteke was Palace’s…

Reviews
Review: Clive Allen, Up Front - My Autobiography
17:00 Monday 16th December 2019

Jimmy Greaves, Gary Lineker, Harry Kane, each a great Tottenham striker who doesn't hold the club record for most goals scored in a season. That accolade goes to Clive Allen and his incredible 49-goal haul in 1986/87. It’s…

Premier League
Has Hodgson arrested Crystal Palace's slide?
09:01 Monday 9th December 2019

Crystal Palace endured the sort of early campaign typical to a club their size. A creditable start, including four wins from their first eight games, saw the Eagles dreaming of European qualification, An adventure on the continent would…

Premier League
Is Jordan Ayew taking the shine off Wilfried Zaha?
12:01 Monday 7th October 2019

With 10 goals and five assists in the Premier League last season, Wilfried Zaha was the main man at Crystal Palace. The Ivory Coast international featured in 34 league matches for the Eagles, underlining his importance to the team. His efforts…

Premier League
Can James McCarthy resurrect his career at Crystal Palace?
08:01 Sunday 18th August 2019

James McCarthy joined Crystal Palace 11 days ago for £3 million. It brought an end to the central midfielder’s six-year spell at Everton. Having fallen off the Premier League radar in recent times, he now aims to revive his career…

Premier League
Who are the Premier League transfer window moneymakers?
08:00 Wednesday 14th August 2019

The transfer window is intended to sign players who can improve a club. To use it for any other purpose invites derision. Fans will tell you a club that doesn't spend is either too small or lacks ambition. Developing and selling on…

Premier League
2019/20 Crystal Palace Premier League preview
17:00 Wednesday 31st July 2019

Crystal Palace’s odyssey to break into the Premier League’s top-half remains a never-ending journey. After narrowly missing out on a top-ten finish last season, the Eagles have done very little to keep up with the competition. As…

Premier League
Will Jairo Riedewald leave Crystal Palace to gain more playing time?
13:00 Friday 4th May 2018

Crystal Palace midfielder Jairo Riedewald has made just two Premier League starts in 2018, spending the majority of his debut season as an unused substitute or being left out of the matchday squad entirely. The 21-year-old followed his former…

Opinion
What has gone wrong at Crystal Palace?
13:00 Thursday 12th October 2017

With seven games gone in the Premier League, Crystal Palace has recorded seven defeats and have scored zero goals. They have a goal difference of -17, they have not won at Selhurst Park since April. The statistics and facts don't lie for Palace,…

Premier League
Roy Hodgson has a tough task ahead of him at Crystal Palace
11:00 Friday 22nd September 2017

As we all well aware, Roy Hodgson lost his first game in charge at Crystal Palace to Southampton last weekend. A 1-0 defeat not only continued the misery of a bad run but secured another fixture without a goal scored. It will be a tough time…