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AUDIO: Now Eagles face vital Selhurst showdown with Norwich

A hard-fought 2-2 draw at West Ham thanks to a Dwight Gayle equaliser yielded Crystal Palace’s first league point for a month. But with fellow Premier League strugglers Norwich City winning their relegation battle with Newcastle yesterday, Palace’s breathing space … Continue reading

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AUDIO: ‘Wonder goal’ sees Palace denied victory yet again

Conor Wickham drew the boos of the frustrated fans of his former club at Sunderland last night, as he was twice on target to give Crystal Palace a glimpse of their first league win in 11 games, only for the … Continue reading

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AUDIO: ‘We were a little bit unlucky to lose that game’

“Some people say ‘it’s tough at the top’,” one south London football club manager was fond of saying. “They should try things down at the bottom.” Things are beginning to look very tough for Crystal Palace, after their 2-1 defeat … Continue reading

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AUDIO: Pardew – ‘This point was everything for us’

It’s taken five weeks. But a point is a point, and after a dreadful run of form, Crystal Palace’s away draw at relegation-threatened Swansea yesterday will come as welcome relief, especially after the demoralising loss to Bournemouth at Selhurst Park … Continue reading

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AUDIO: Cabaye is ‘the cream on the trifle’ for Pardew

Palace sit third in the Premier League this morning, after a deserved 2-0 win following a dominating performance at Selhurst Park yesterday against West Bromwich Albion. Up against a determined Albion side which had been well-organised by former Eagles boss … Continue reading

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Cabaye tops the Palace wish-list: the five to sign this summer

As the squad begins pre-season training, our irregular Crystal Palace correspondent, GOLDIE, has hawked to us his football version of “Snog, Marry, Avoid”, identifying the players that he would really like to see signed up to play at Selhurst Park … Continue reading

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Murray’s goals are making sure that Palace are minted again

And breathe… Palace fans were more than simply elated last night, as they saw their team take three points off the champions, Manchester City, with their 2-1 Premier League win at Selhurst Park. They were relieved as well, as their … Continue reading

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Boxing Day defeat sees Warnock sacked as Palace boss

Keith Millen will take charge of Crystal Palace at Queens Park Rangers tomorrow, following the sacking of manager Neil Warnock, announced just before midday today. Steve Parish, the club’s co-owner, made the decision this morning, having seen the team disintegrate … Continue reading

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Warnock makes peace with Puncheon to seal second coming

RAY RYAN talks with the Palace manager after an encouraging start to his return to Selhurst Park Neil Warnock reckons Crystal Palace have come a long way since he took over at the start of the season. Palace’s new boss … Continue reading

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Zaha pleads for a return to Palace to help revive his career

RAY RYAN on a transfer saga that has had as many twists and turns as one of the England winger’s own mazy runs Wilfried Zaha, the England winger who played a key role in Crystal Palace’s promotion season, has his … Continue reading

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Palace eye deal to bring Zaha back to Selhurst Park

Wilfried Zaha, one of Crystal Palace’s most popular players of recent years, could be on his way back to Selhurst Park, just a year after his £15 million move to Manchester United. Signed by United when Sir Alex Ferguson was … Continue reading

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All together now: Tony Pulis the Manager of the Year

To be fair, this ditty is probably better than 90 per cent of the entries on last night’s Eurovision Song Contest. Irish band the Corrigan Brothers have produced a jolly little number to coincide with the end of the football … Continue reading

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Eagles fans reject Tory councillor’s call for civic parade

Last year, when Crystal Palace won promotion to the Premier League at Wembley, Croydon Council did nothing to mark the achievement. This year, with the club’s survival in the top division all-but-secured with the midweek 3-2 win at Everton, and … Continue reading

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Palace fans accuse New Addington councillor of persecution

Crystal Palace fans are accusing Tony Pearson, a Croydon councillor who represents New Addington, of conducting a persecution campaign against them and the club, after a favourite match-day pub, the Portmanor on Portland Road, has been threatened with losing its … Continue reading

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Palace fans protest against harassment from Croydon Council

Crystal Palace season ticket-holders in the Holmesdale end at Selhurst Park launched a protest against Croydon Council during the vital Premier League relegation match against Hull City last night. A large section of fans raised banners that stated: 6 STABBINGS IN 10 … Continue reading

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Palace’s promotion run-in should lead to Wembley

IAN LAMONT weighs up the odds of Palace getting promoted this season. He had to: he’s had money on it Soon after the characterful Ian Holloway was appointed manager of Crystal Palace in November, I had a cheeky bet. Well, … Continue reading

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