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Southgate irked by Palace chief’s Zaha remark

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate has taken issue with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish’s views on the international tug-of-war involving Ivory Coast winger Wilfried Zaha.

Zaha was capped twice by England, in 2012 and 2013, but switched allegiances to Ivory Coast, the country of his birth, late last year and has since made six appearances for them.

Southgate irked by Palace chief’s Zaha remark

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London (AFP) – England manager Gareth Southgate has taken issue with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish’s views on the international tug-of-war involving Ivory Coast winger Wilfried Zaha.

Zaha was capped twice by England, in 2012 and 2013, but switched allegiances to Ivory Coast, the country of his birth, late last year and has since made six appearances for them.

England-based pair give Ivory Coast win in Russia

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Moscow (AFP) – England-based pair Jonathan Kodjia of Aston Villa and Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha fired Ivory Coast to a 2-0 win over Russia in a friendly at Krasnodar on Friday.

It was Russia’s third defeat in six matches since Stanislav Cherchesov took over as manager in August - the other two coming against Costa Rica and Qatar last year.

England-based pair give Ivory Coast win in Russia

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Moscow (AFP) – England-based pair Jonathan Kodjia of Aston Villa and Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha fired Ivory Coast to a 2-0 win over Russia in a friendly at Krasnodar on Friday.

It was Russia’s third defeat in six matches since Stanislav Cherchesov took over as manager in August - the other two coming against Costa Rica and Qatar last year.

Child’s birth could rule Ledley out of Ireland football clash

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London (AFP) – Joe Ledley could miss Wales’s World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland if his pregnant wife Ruby gives birth to the couple’s third child earlier than expected ahead of Friday’s match in Dublin.

Joe and Ruby Ledley are already the parents of two daughters, with their third child expected a few days after the Group D Clash at Lansdowne Road.

Child’s birth could rule Ledley out of Ireland football clash

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London (AFP) – Joe Ledley could miss Wales’s World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland if his pregnant wife Ruby gives birth to the couple’s third child earlier than expected ahead of Friday’s match in Dublin.

Joe and Ruby Ledley are already the parents of two daughters, with their third child expected a few days after the Group D Clash at Lansdowne Road.

Deeney own goal gifts Crystal Palace precious win

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London (AFP) – Crystal Palace recorded a third successive Premier League win for the first time since September after Troy Deeney’s own goal consigned Watford to a 1-0 defeat on Saturday.

Deeney, the Watford skipper, headed a free-kick by Yohan Cabaye into his own net midway through the second half to send Palace four points clear of the relegation zone.

Deeney own goal gifts Crystal Palace precious win

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London (AFP) – Crystal Palace recorded a third successive Premier League win for the first time since September after Troy Deeney’s own goal consigned Watford to a 1-0 defeat on Saturday.

Deeney, the Watford skipper, headed a free-kick by Yohan Cabaye into his own net midway through the second half to send Palace four points clear of the relegation zone.

Allardyce’s Crystal Palace edge Middlesbrough in relegation scrap

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London (AFP) – Former England boss Sam Allardyce oversaw just his second Premier League win in nine games as Crystal Palace edged relegation rivals Middlesbrough 1-0 at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

Injury ravaged Palace started the day level bottom with Sunderland on 19 points, but climbed clear of the drop zone by leapfrogging Hull, Leicester and Boro as they snapped a five home-game losing streak.

Allardyce’s Crystal Palace edge Middlesbrough in relegation scrap

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London (AFP) – Former England boss Sam Allardyce oversaw just his second Premier League win in nine games as Crystal Palace edged relegation rivals Middlesbrough 1-0 at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

Injury ravaged Palace started the day level bottom with Sunderland on 19 points, but climbed clear of the drop zone by leapfrogging Hull, Leicester and Boro as they snapped a five home-game losing streak.

Allen strike freezes out Palace at Stoke

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Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Sam Allardyce’s poor run since taking over Crystal Palace was compounded by their loss at Stoke City on Saturday as Joe Allen’s slick finish gave the hosts a 1-0 Premier League win.

The defeat leaves Palace second bottom on goal difference and the south Londoners have won just once in eight games since the former England boss, who has never suffered relegation from the top flight, took over.

Allen strike freezes out Palace at Stoke

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Stoke-on-Trent (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Sam Allardyce’s poor run since taking over Crystal Palace was compounded by their loss at Stoke City on Saturday as Joe Allen’s slick finish gave the hosts a 1-0 Premier League win.

The defeat leaves Palace second bottom on goal difference and the south Londoners have won just once in eight games since the former England boss, who has never suffered relegation from the top flight, took over.

Pep Guardiola keeps Manchester City goalkeepers guessing

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended Claudio Bravo on Friday, calling him a “top, top goalkeeper”, but refused to say if he will restore the Chilean to his starting XI.

Willy Caballero, the club’s second-choice goalkeeper, has played in City’s last three matches, with Bravo losing his place after going through a difficult spell.

Pep Guardiola keeps Manchester City goalkeepers guessing

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended Claudio Bravo on Friday, calling him a “top, top goalkeeper”, but refused to say if he will restore the Chilean to his starting XI.

Willy Caballero, the club’s second-choice goalkeeper, has played in City’s last three matches, with Bravo losing his place after going through a difficult spell.

Bournemouth’s Wilson out for season

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London (AFP) Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson will miss the rest of the Premier League season after suffering a serious knee injury in training.

Wilson ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on Wednesday and isn't expected back in action for at least six months.

The 24-year-old, who has scored six goals in 21 appearances this term, suffered a similar injury last season.

Allardyce off the mark as Crystal Palace end barren run

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Bournemouth (United Kingdom) (AFP) Sam Allardyce finally secured his first win as Crystal Palace manager as the struggling Eagles beat Bournemouth 2-0 on Tuesday.

Palace had taken just one point from five matches since former England boss Allardyce replaced the sacked Alan Pardew in December.

Sigurdsson continues Swansea revival against Southampton

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Swansea (United Kingdom) (AFP) A goal from Icelandic star Gylfi Sigurdsson secured Swansea a crucial 2-1 win over Southampton on Tuesday the first time they have won two successive Premier League games this term.

Sigurdsson's goal restored the hosts lead after Ireland international Shane Long had levelled following Alfie Mawson's opener.

Sigurdsson continues Swansea revival against Southampton

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Swansea (United Kingdom) (AFP) A goal from Icelandic star Gylfi Sigurdsson secured Swansea a crucial 2-1 win over Southampton on Tuesday the first time they have won two successive Premier League games this term.

Sigurdsson's goal restored the hosts lead after Ireland international Shane Long had levelled following Alfie Mawson's opener.

Moyes buys familiar faces to boost Sunderland survival bid

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London (AFP) Sunderland manager David Moyes placed his faith in Costa Rican international Bryan Oviedo and Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson in helping the Premier League tailenders escape the drop signing them on Monday from his former club Everton.

Oviedo, 26 and who signed a three-and-a-half year contract, will fill the vacuum left by fullback Patrick van Aanholt who signed for fellow strugglers Crystal Palace earlier Monday.

Guardiola revels in glimpse of Manchester City’s future

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London (AFP) Pep Guardiola said he had seen a vision of Manchester City's future after 19-year-old Gabriel Jesus inspired his side to a 3-0 FA Cup victory at Crystal Palace.

Making his full debut, Jesus set up Raheem Sterling, 22, for City's opener in Saturday's fourth-round tie, with 21-year-old Leroy Sane adding a second before Yaya Toure curled in a late free-kick.

Transfer News and Gossip

Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce on Tottenham’s interest in Wilfried Zaha

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Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce has spoken about Tottenham Hotspur's reported interest in star winger Wilfried Zaha. The Ivory Coast...

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Spurs confident of signing former Man Utd winger Wilfried Zaha

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Tottenham Hotspur are confident of signing Manchester United flop Wilfried Zaha this summer, according to the Daily Mirror. The 24-year-old was one...

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Crystal Palace sign Liverpool’s Mamadou Sakho

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BREAKING: #CPFC are pleased to announce the signing of @mamadousakho on loan from @LFC until the end of the season. #WelcomeMamadou...

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English Premier League

4-2-3-1 vs Watford: Crystal Palace predicted starting XI, Team news, Key stats

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Crystal Palace vs Watford Prediction, Betting Tips, Preview & Live Stream Info ahead of this weekend’s Premier League fixture.

Crystal Palace vs Watford
English Premier League 2016/17
18th March, 15:00 pm BST
Selhurst Park, London
Live Stream: Watch Crystal Palace vs Watford live on Hotstar

CRYSTAL PALACE TEAM NEWS & PREVIEW

Crystal Palace have had a nice two-weeks break to prepare for this match, and Sam Allardyce will hope to have recovered some of his injured players.

Tottenham confident of getting deal done for £30m winger in the summer

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Tottenham manager, Mauricio Pochettino, is confident of signing Wilfried Zaha in the summer transfer window.

Zaha is on £40,000-a-week at Selhurst Park, and his contract is due to expire in 2020.

Tottenham wanted to sign Zaha last summer and also in January, but Palace didn’t want to part ways with their star player.

Despite back-to-back wins, Crystal Palace have it all to do in relegation battle

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Crystal Palace registered only their third win under Sam Allardyce when they beat West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon. It was the Eagles’ second win on the spin, having beaten Middlesbrough in a relegation six-pointer the previous weekend.

Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy, Fabregas… Names of the Premier League, week 26

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As we head towards March and the business end of the season, things are very much taking shape at both ends of the Premier League table. With plenty still to fight for, which players impressed in...

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Top class star reveals transfer desire, says Mourinho almost signed him last month

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Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has confirmed that he was close to rejoining the Premier League giants last month.

Evra joined Marseille instead, after his return to Old Trafford was blocked by the club hierarchy.

Zaha expects Palace to beat drop

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London (AFP) Wilfried Zaha believes Crystal Palace have shown what it takes to succeed in the relegation battle after registering their first Premier League win under new manager Sam Allardyce.

Palace will face Allardyce's former side Sunderland at home on Saturday in a crucial fixture that pitches two of the current bottom three side against each other.

Zaha expects Palace to beat drop

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London (AFP) Wilfried Zaha believes Crystal Palace have shown what it takes to succeed in the relegation battle after registering their first Premier League win under new manager Sam Allardyce.

Palace will face Allardyce's former side Sunderland at home on Saturday in a crucial fixture that pitches two of the current bottom three side against each other.

PHOTO: Liverpool agree deadline day deal for top quality international, player poses with club shirt

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Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho has completed a deadline day move to Crystal Palace.

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Arsene Wenger admits deal for defender is unlikely

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Videos

Crystal Palace: Liverpool Loanee Mamadou Sakho Slide Tackles Referee In Clash With West Brom (Video)

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Mamadou Sakho has had an instant impact since joining Crystal Palace on loan from Liverpool in January, helping the Eagles to two wins and two clean sheets.

The second of those victories came on Saturday against West Brom, with the French defender's eagerness to win the ball even seeing him slide-tackle the referee.

Arsenal: Olivier Giroud’s Incredible Scorpion Volley Against Crystal Palace Recreated In Lego (Video)

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It may have been pipped to the January 'Goal of the Month' award by Andy Carroll's exocet overhead kick, but Olivier Giroud's equally audacious scorpion volley (also against Crystal Palace) has been immortalised in an altogether more meaningful way.

Thanks to Weevil888, Giroud's partially inspired, partially fluked back-heel has taken its place in the grand pantheon of icon footballing moments re-rendered in Lego.

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‘You Gotta Do What You Gotta Do’ – Alan Pardew Likens Crystal Palace Sacking To Scene In ‘Heat’ When De Niro And Pacino Meet For First Time

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For the first time since it all went south, Alan Pardew has been talking about getting sacked by Crystal Palace.

Pardew wasdismissed in late December, with Palace ending the calendar year as the worst-performing team of all 92 Premier and Football League clubs.

What's more, their total of six Premier League wins throughout 2016 wasthe second lowest tally recorded since the league's inception in 1992/93.

Dopey Crystal Palace Fans Accidentally Vandalise Their Own Team Bus (Photo)

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A gang of Crystal Palace fans accidentally ended up vandalising their own club's bus ahead of Saturday's Premier League tie against Middlesbrough at Selhurst Park.

Thinking they'd spied Boro's bus parked up outside the team's hotel the night before the match, the nefarious Palace fans used spray paint to tag the vehicle in club colours.

Sporting Announce New Broadcast Team

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Sporting Kansas City announced their broadcast team for the 2017 season. Late in 2016 when Sporting announced their new affiliation with Fox Sports Kansas City they said that there would be changes to the broadcast team, out was color commentator, Andy Gruenebaum and sideline reporter/color commentator Jake Yadrich.

West Ham To Replace Dimitri Payet Stadium Mural With Ode To Andy Carroll’s Monumental Overhead Kick Against Crystal Palace

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West Ham have announced that work has begun to replace the Dimitri Payet mural outside the London Stadium after the French winger made his huffy and hasty departure earlier in the week.

Indeed, Payet is to be painted out of Hammers history and replaced with a tribute to Andy Carroll's seismic overhead kick against Crystal Palace.

Why Newcastle Should Buy Townsend This Month

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There's an article in the Chronicle today that says Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend has a release clause in his contract for £13M, which was the same amount that was in his contract when he was at Newcastle. But Crystal palace also want a loan fee for Andros since Newcastle want to get him in on [.

Official: Crystal Palace Sign Patrick Van Aanholt From Fellow Stragglers Sunderland (Photo)

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Just a quickie to confirm that Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Patrick van Aanholt from fellow stragglers Sunderland.

The Dutch full-back has signed a four-and-a-half year deal with the Eagles...

#CPFC are delighted to announce the signing of @pvanaanholt on a four-and-a-half year deal for an undisclosed fee!