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Guardian - Sat Apr 21 6:05 PM
Wilfried Zaha must be wondering what it is about this stadium. The last time he was here, in December 2016, the Crystal Palace forward reacted angrily after being accused of diving by the Watford mascot, Harry the Hornet, after winning a penalty for his side. Nearly 18 months on, Zaha once more f...
Guardian - Mon Apr 16 9:09 AM
Today’s tell-all cannot ‘unsee’ this Manchester City celebration video Crystal Palace fans will be most unhappy to learn that Wilfried Zaha is being linked with another move to Manchester. The last player signed by Sir Alex Ferguson before he retired as manager of United, Zaha failed to settle at...
Guardian - Sat Apr 14 5:17 PM
Wilfried Zaha had made clear just how much he relished this occasion in the build-up. “I just want to beat them and then they can be quiet, ” he had said earlier in the week. “I get so much stick from them I want to beat them and then they can just go back to wherever they came from, really.”...
Guardian - Sat Apr 7 6:08 PM
This April afternoon in Bournemouth may just come back to bite Roy Hodgson and his Crystal Palace team. With 60 seconds of normal time remaining, Palace thought they had earned the most priceless of victories, thanks to goals from Luka Milivojevic and Wilfried Zaha. Bournemouth, however, simply j...
Guardian - Sat Mar 31 5:39 PM
Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp praises his side's 'fight' after a narrow 2-1 at Crystal Palace. Sadio Mané equalised and Mo Salah got his 37th goal of the season overall as Klopp's side prepared for their titanic Champions League quarter-final with Manchester City. There was some bad news for Klo...
Guardian - Sat Mar 31 12:02 PM
Premier League updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-off Klopp says Liverpool are in good shape for ‘finals’ ahead And feel free to email Scott with your thoughts 11.50am BST Jurgen Klopp speaks to Sky. “A good result today would make all the difference, but it would not give us an excuse for not per...
Guardian - Fri Mar 30 11:13 PM
• Manager upbeat before key Champions League ties and derby • Victory at Crystal Palace would strengthen grip on top-four place Jürgen Klopp has said Liverpool are well-equipped and well-prepared for the series of “finals” that will define their season. The Liverpool manager takes charge of his 1...
Guardian - Fri Mar 30 11:58 AM
Liverpool can move 10 points clear of fifth-placed Chelsea with a win at Selhurst Park, but will be wary that the ailing champions have two games in hand and are still to host them this season. That should spur Jürgen Klopp’s side on, even with this a nuisance of a game before the more anticipate...
Guardian - Sat Mar 17 5:32 PM
Snow swirled around the stadium but Crystal Palace departed with a warm glow thanks to a well-earned victory. A first-half goal by James Tomkins followed by a successful second-half penalty by Luka Milivojevic lifted Roy Hodgson’s team out of the relegation zone and to within a point of Huddersfi...
Guardian - Sat Mar 10 8:09 PM
Chelsea claimed three points after a turbulent week, but their performance still left something to be desired as Crystal Palace nearly clawed their way back into the match with a display of fighting spirit. Two goals in a dominant first half, both of which interacted with the body of Martin Kelly...
Guardian - Sat Mar 10 5:12 PM
Premier League updates from the 5.30pm GMT kick-off Live scoreboard: all Saturday’s latest scores and results And you can email Simon here , or tweet him her 5.08pm GMT “I’m surprised to see him back this quickly, ” says Roy Hodgson of Zaha, who along with Sakho is in the squad today – but only o...
Guardian - Fri Mar 9 3:10 PM
The ailing champions have long been spying this fixture as potential relief in amidst collisions with Barcelona and the two Manchester clubs, but they have lost to Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge in each of the last two seasons. This game may come too soon for Wilfried Zaha to return to the vis...
Guardian - Fri Mar 9 3:04 PM
Huddersfield start a run of three important fixtures against Swansea, with Crystal Palace and Newcastle to follow, but could be missing Alex Pritchard at kick-off. The attacking midfielder ran the show in February’s wins so Carlos Carvalhal would certainly rather he did not feature. Carvalhal has...
Guardian - Fri Mar 9 1:01 PM
United showed at Crystal Palace in extremis that they are better on the front foot but their manager’s safety-first mentality is likely to hold sway at home to Liverpool Liverpool, a lunchtime kick-off, a packed Old Trafford, the fight for second place. The scene is set on Saturday for Manchester...
Guardian - Tue Mar 6 12:40 PM
The Manchester United manager, José Mourinho, described his side’s performance as ‘remarkable, but with mistakes’ after Nemanja Matic scored a stoppage time winner to give them a 3-2 win over Crystal Palace. Relegation-threatened Palace had led 2-0 at the start of the second half. Mourinho also a...
Guardian - Tue Mar 6 9:58 AM
Little came off from Manchester United’s two big purchases in a poor first half at Crystal Palace as both tried to play killer passes In American sports there is the phrase “franchise player”. It refers to an individual who is deemed not just to be a good player but someone around whom a business...
Guardian - Tue Mar 6 12:22 AM
• Manchester United manager hails ‘intensity’ of second-half display • Admits that injury-hit Crystal Palace ‘did very well’ José Mourinho praised his team’s intensity in recovering from two goals down against Crystal Palace but conceded their late victory was a “fantastic comeback with mistakes”...
Guardian - Mon Mar 5 7:05 PM
Latest updates from the 8pm (GMT) kick-off at Selhurst Park Rashford’s progress praised by Manchester United’s Mourinho Feel free to email Michael | Tweet @michaelbutler18 7.02pm GMT Crystal Palace: Hennessey; Wan-Bissaka, Kelly, Tomkins, Van Aanholt; Townsend, McArthur, Milivojevic, Schlupp; Sør...
Guardian - Sat Mar 3 9:13 AM
Crystal Palace have not beaten Manchester United in the top flight since confirming a third place finish 27 years ago and are expecting to be back in the bottom three at kick-off as Roy Hodgson sifts through his ranks of walking wounded to construct a team. United have lost their past two away ga...
Guardian - Thu Mar 1 11:11 PM
• Midfielder on loan at Crystal Palace feels knee pain • Palace without 11 first-team players for Manchester United game Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s hopes of proving he merits inclusion in England’s World Cup squad have been dealt another blow after the midfielder suffered discomfort in a knee after his...
Guardian - Thu Mar 1 2:54 PM
• Peter Coates was in favour but is ‘less and less enamoured’ • Steve Parish has said Crystal Palace will vote against VAR Peter Coates has become the latest Premier League chairman to express reservations about the use of VAR before next month’s vote, when the 20 top-flight clubs will decide whe...
Guardian - Sun Feb 25 2:06 PM
This game was approaching its denouement, with Mauricio Pochettino a picture of agitation on the edge of his technical area, when Tottenham Hotspur and Harry Kane finally found their reward. Sustained pressure had thrust Crystal Palace further and further into retreat, their back-line rejigged wi...
Guardian - Sun Feb 25 11:00 AM
Latest updates from the midday kick-off at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur: match preview Email Tom here or tweet him here , if you fancy Live scoreboard: all the latest from Sunday’s games 10.52am GMT Morning everyone. We’re at that time of the season where, in recent times, Spu...
Guardian - Sat Feb 24 9:00 AM
Crystal Palace could find themselves back in the bottom three at kick-off on Sunday with the side’s resources now severely hampered by injuries to 12 senior players, so the last thing Roy Hodgson needed was a visit from Tottenham Hotspur. Mauricio Pochettino will sense this as an opportunity to t...
Guardian - Sat Feb 10 5:20 PM
A vital victory for Sam Allardyce could not mask the anger that has fermented at Goodison Park over Everton’s miserable season. Everton were three goals up and cruising towards a second consecutive home win when Morgan Schneiderlin trotted on to the pitch as an 80th minute substitute for Idrissa...
Guardian - Fri Feb 9 12:30 PM
Apologies are required all round from Everton as they attempt to put breathing space between themselves and Roy Hodgson’s injury-hit team. Sam Allardyce owes one to Hodgson having not contacted his England predecessor personally in the 17 months since being caught mocking his speech. Everton’s pl...
Guardian - Thu Feb 8 10:30 PM
• Pair finally come face to face at Goodison Park tomorrow • Everton manager claims he tried to call but did not get through Roy Hodgson has admitted his relationship with Sam Allardyce has been wrecked after his successor as England manager was filmed mocking him, making remarks he found insulti...
Guardian - Sun Feb 4 7:42 PM
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson was left frustrated after he felt his side should have come away with all three points in their 1-1 draw with Newcastle United. Rafa Benítez’s side had led through Mohamed Diamé in the first-half, but Benítez defended his sides second half display saying it was...
Guardian - Sun Feb 4 6:56 PM
The chance conversion rate has been an achilles heel this season and so it proved again at Crystal Palace All of a sudden, Newcastle United had two on one. The break had started inside their own half and Kenedy, the January loan signing from Chelsea, who was leading it, had time to consider his o...
Guardian - Sun Feb 4 4:24 PM
The grumble on the final whistle told its own story. This was a result which did little for either of these teams as they strive for Premier League survival, leaving both hovering perilously close to the cut-off with desperately difficult fixtures ahead, and each probably cursing a missed opportu...