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I let the Crystal Palace team down, says Benteke

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London (AFP) – Christian Benteke admitted he let his Crystal Palace team-mates down by missing a penalty he should not by rights have taken in the 2-2 draw with fellow Premier League strugglers Bournemouth last Saturday.

The 27-year-old Belgian international - who is yet to score in 12 appearances this season - should have let Luka Milivojevic take the penalty late in the game as he had already scored from the spot earlier in the game.

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 18

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Weekend Premier League coverage begins this Saturday, December 16, at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Leicester City v. Crystal Palace at 7:30 a.m. ET. Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN hosts coverage of Chelsea v. Southampton, with Arsenal v. Newcastle United at 10 a.

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 18

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Weekend Premier League coverage begins this Saturday, December 16, at 6:30 a.m. ET with Premier League Live on NBCSN, followed by Leicester City v. Crystal Palace at 7:30 a.m. ET. Saturday at 10 a.m. ET, NBCSN hosts coverage of Chelsea v. Southampton, with Arsenal v. Newcastle United at 10 a.

Chelsea give Conte cheer, Burnley go fourth

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Huddersfield (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Chelsea responded perfectly to head coach Antonio Conte’s claim their Premier League title hopes are over with a convincing 3-1 win at Huddersfield Town on Tuesday.

Tiemoue Bakayoko opened the scoring midway through the first half with a deft clipped finish, offering an answer to supporters who have criticised him for a series of poor performances following his July move from Monaco.

Five Things: Man City look unstoppable, Big Sam makes his point at Anfield, Benteke costs Palace

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Another epic weekend in the Premier League is in the record books and it’s one that will probably go a long way to determining the destination of this season’s title.

Manchester City’s win at Old Trafford on Sunday left them with an 11 point lead over Manchester United and that advantage is one that Pep Guardiola’s side are unlikely to throw away.

Police fear ‘return to dark days’ of football after Brighton-Crystal Palace violence

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London (AFP) – Violent scenes that took place in and around Brighton and Hove Albion’s match at home to Crystal Palace on Tuesday have been described as a “return to the dark days of football” by police.

Tuesday’s goalless draw in the Premier League was overshadowed by hooliganism in and outside south coast club Brighton’s Amex Stadium ground.

Police fear ‘return to dark days’ of football after Brighton-Crystal Palace violence

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London (AFP) – Violent scenes that took place in and around Brighton and Hove Albion’s match at home to Crystal Palace on Tuesday have been described as a “return to the dark days of football” by police.

Tuesday’s goalless draw in the Premier League was overshadowed by hooliganism in and outside south coast club Brighton’s Amex Stadium ground.

Mohamed Salah, Raheem Sterling, Mamadou Sakho… Names of the Premier League, Week 13

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It’s time to bring Pogback: Fantasy Premier League, Week 13 Preview

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Moyes wants combative Premier League midfielder in January to save West Ham's season

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West Ham United are interested in signing the Bournemouth midfielder Harry Arter in January.

However, The Hammers will have to face competition from Crystal Palace for the 27-year-old Bournemouth star.

David Moyes wants the hardworking midfielder to improve West Ham’s midfield. The Hammers have had a disastrous start to the season and they will need a few new signings in order to lift the spirits around the camp.

Everton’s Niasse charged over diving

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London (AFP) – Everton striker Oumar Niasse was Tuesday charged with simulation after he won a controversial penalty and could become the first Premier League player to be hit with a retrospective ban.

Niasse went down inside the Crystal Palace box on Saturday, with referee Anthony Taylor deeming the Senegal international had been fouled by Eagles defender Scott Dann.

Everton: FA Retrospectively Charge Oumar Niasse With ‘Successful Deception Of A Match Official’ After Diving To Win Penalty Against Crystal Palace

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Oumar Niasse is facing a potential two-match ban after becoming the first Premier League player to be retrospectively charged with simulation by The FA.

Inside the opening five minutes, the Everton striker collapsed under absolutely minimal contact from Crystal Palace captain Scott Dann when the two sides met at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon, with Leighton Baines converting the resulting penalty.

Arsenal legend warns Wenger over £35 million transfer

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Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour has warned Arsene Wenger over the transfer of Crystal Palace ace Wilfried Zaha.

The former Manchester United winger has reportedly been identified by Wenger as a potential replacement for wantaway superstar Alexis Sanchez. The Chilean international’s contract runs down at the end of the season with a host of clubs looking to capitalise on the situation in the January transfer window.

Arsenal have identified a £35m replacement for Alexis Sanchez

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With Arsenal resigned to losing Alexis Sanchez either in January or next summer, the Gunners have turned to Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha as a replacement, reports The Sun.

Alexis has so far refused to sign a new deal with the London club and could leave for free in seven months. As a result, Arsenal are keen to ensure they have somebody in place who can score and create goals in his absence, and Zaha’s form for Palace could see him making the switch to the Emirates Stadium.

This is what Roy Hodgson said about Crystal Palace’s alleged £13.5m deal for Arsenal 25-year-old

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Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has ruled out signing Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere in January, reports the Evening Standard. The English international, who is valued at £13.5m, is out of contract in the summer and has yet to put pen to paper on a deal that will see him staying at the Emirates Stadium past next summer.

Crystal Palace will not move for Arsenal star, confirms Hodgson

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Crystal palace manager Roy Hodgson has dismissed speculation linking Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere with a move to Selhurst Park.

Wilshere is back to full fitness after what was another tragic bout of injury problems. The 25-year-old’s performances in the UEFA Europa League have prompted a debate whether Gareth Southgate should recall him for England duty.

Crystal Palace eyeing January move for this Leicester player, he wants to leave the Foxes

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Leicester City striker Islam Slimani wants to leave the club when the transfer window reopens in January.

The 29-year-old forward is frustrated with the lack of regular first-team football and he wants to kick-start his career with a move away from the King Power Stadium.

The Algerian joined Leicester City in the summer of 2016 for a club record fee of £29m.

Video: Heung-min Son discusses his winner vs Crystal Palace

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Tweets and Photos: Spurs players react to beating Crystal Palace

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Video: Spurs arrive to play Crystal Palace

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Photo: Paulo Gazzaniga comes out to warm up ahead of his Spurs debut vs Crystal Palace

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It is a big day for Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga. Injuries to Hugo Lloris and Michel Vorm mean the summer signing from Southampton is...

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Confirmed Team News: Tottenham vs Crystal Palace lineups – Alli out, Gazzaniga starts

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Spurs struggling to fill Wembley for Crystal Palace game

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Tottenham Hotspur appear to be having some trouble selling out Wembley for tomorrow's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace. The north...

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Joey Barton slammed as a ‘bang average player’ by ex-Crystal Palace owner

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Former owner of Crystal Palace, Simon Jordan, has slammed Joey Barton over his comments on Everton’s caretaker manager David Unsworth.

Barton appeared on TalkSPORT radio and questioned Unsworth’s credentials before branding him as a “glorified PE teacher”. Barton also took a shot at Unsworth’s weight which caused a stir among fans and media alike.

Swansea’s Abraham among uncapped trio in England friendlies squad

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London (AFP) – Swansea City striker Tammy Abraham was one of three uncapped players named in a youthful England squad on Thursday for their forthcoming friendly matches against Germany and Brazil.

Abraham, who is on loan at Swansea, received his first call-up along with his Chelsea club-mate Ruben Loftus-Cheek, currently on loan at Crystal Palace, and Liverpool defender Joe Gomez.

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Crystal Palace: Incredible Late Drama Sees Eagles Beat Watford And Finally Escape Drop-Zone (Video)

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Crystal Palace battled their way out of the relegation zone, at least for a day, after a dramatic 2-1 victory at home to Watford.

The Hornets looked to be headed for a 1-0 victory after Richarlison set up Daryl Janmaat after just three minutes.

The hosts struggled to make their mark on the game, with Watford looking very comfortable.

Premier League: Bournemouth Hotshot Jermain Defoe Scores Outrageous First-Time Looper Against Crystal Palace (Video)

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Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe kept his incredible scoring record against Crystal Palace going at the Vitality Stadium with his third brace in a row against the Eagles.

The first came to open the scoring after 10 minutes, though the second, which came three minutes into first-half injury time, will be the one that people remember.

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Club v country talk ‘nonsense’, says Southgate

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Burton-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate has dismissed talk of a club-versus-country row following Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane’s withdrawal from his squad.

Kane, the Premier League’s joint-top scorer, pulled out of England’s squad to face Germany and Brazil in friendlies after sustaining a knock in Spurs’ 1-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend.

Club v country talk ‘nonsense’, says Southgate

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Burton-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate has dismissed talk of a club-versus-country row following Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane’s withdrawal from his squad.

Kane, the Premier League’s joint-top scorer, pulled out of England’s squad to face Germany and Brazil in friendlies after sustaining a knock in Spurs’ 1-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend.

Tottenham: Son Shines At Wembley As Lilywhites Edge Crystal Palace 1-0 (Video)

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Song Heung-min was the match-winner for Tottenham in Sunday's early game, with the South Korean netting the only goal of the game against strugglers Crystal Palace.

After they midweek heroics against Real Madrid, Spurs looked heavy-legged and struggled to find their trademark fluency against the Eagles.

Spurs confirm team news ahead of Crystal Palace game

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Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris doubtful for derby clash with Arsenal

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Chelsea

Ruben Loftus-Cheek reacts to injury

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Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Nathaniel Chalobah and Burnley stars among the England World Cup squad outsiders

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Chelsea’s Ruben Loftus-Cheek to make his England debut tomorrow

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Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek will make his England debut in tomorrow's friendly against Germany, according to Sky Sports. The...

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The Rest

Danny Ings linked with West Ham and Newcastle

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Liverpool striker Danny Ings is wanted on loan by West Ham United and Newcastle United, according to The Guardian. The 25-year-old is reportedly...

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Derby looking to seal agreement for experienced midfielder, talks with agent underway

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Derby County are looking to offer a new deal to their Welsh midfielder Joe Ledley.

The Welsh international’s contribution on and off the pitch has benefited Derby so far. The 30-year-old has been a key player for Gary Rowett so far this season and the Rams will do well to keep him beyond January.

What is Wilshere’s agent trying to gain on Arsenal with ‘lies’?

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Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has claimed that Jack Wilshere's agent has lied about his club's apparent interest, but what would he have to gain? The Arsenal midfielder is currently fighting to regain full match fitness, and is being slowly re-established into the first-team squad by the Gunners manager, who appears reluctant to overplay him [.

Spurs 1-0 Palace: Five Lilywhite Observations

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1. Ongoing Labours Vs Defensive Types

If there were a dawn chorus this morning the last folk you will want to ask for a blow-by-blow account of it will be the eleven who began for us, because when the sun peaked and the midday kick-off loomed, our heroes were still emerging from the mists of sleep.