Crystal Palace’s terrible run under Alan Pardew has been well documented. They have been in rotten form and this dates well back to December of last year. Here is their run of results over the last 34 games: Five wins from 34 games represents relegation form. 24 points in 34 games across one season would result 

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The Premier League will again make way for internationals in three weeks’ time and as England prepare to take on Scotland and Spain, Crystal Palace’s contingent will be readying themselves for a week off. Andros Townsend, who was called as a late replacement for the injured Raheem Sterling, may retain his place Gareth Southgate’s squad 

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After weeks of speculation, Liverpool have finally accepted an offer for Christian Benteke and it is said to be in the region of £27 million from Crystal Palace. The Belgian would be a massive coup for the Eagles in a deal that would smash their transfer record and while it might not necessarily be the 

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Despite their recent rise up the English football pyramid, things never seem to be straightforward at Crystal Palace. Since arriving in the top flight in 2013, they have had a number of managers, indifferent results, players have come and gone, and even after the fairytale move of Alan Pardew taking over the managerial reigns, things 

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Steve Mandanda signing for Crystal Palace is one of the steals of the summer. The 31 year old, formerly linked with Chelsea has finally made his move to the Premier League, and will surely be a worthy signing. As for his age, being a goalkeeper means he still has a few years at the top 

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Crystal Palace have not won a Premier League game since a 2-1 victory at Stoke City in mid-December. Since then, the Eagles have been in free fall. Can the experience head of Alan Pardew turn Palace’s season back around? The south Londoners are enduring an extremely tough patch at present. After a superb start to 

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Alan Pardew’s Crystal Palace have had a superb season so far, even if they did suffer a shock 1-0 defeat to bottom club Aston Villa in midweek. The Eagles have been flying high, and how much do they owe to their experienced centre-back Scott Dann? The 28-year-old, who made the £6m switch to Selhurst Park 

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It’s not everyday you hear Crystal Palace sign a player who was playing Champions League football just a season before. But the Premier League side have made an incredibly smart and astute signing by landing Yohan Cabaye from French champions Paris St-Germain. They have done the same for a club-record transfer fee of £10m. Of 

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Crystal Palace will be well aware that blessings can come in disguise. Last August they were plunged into disarray when Tony Pulis, the manager who steadied the ship after Ian Holloway led it dangerously close to wreckage the season before, quit just 48 hours before the start of the 2014/15 campaign. Pulis cited an impasse 

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One of Ian Holloway’s first duties in succeeding Dougie Freedman as manager of Crystal Palace was to, rather inevitably, answer questions about the future of his prized asset at Selhurst Park, Wilfried Zaha. His response, in his typical eccentric Bristolian register, was to comprehensively rebuff any potential departure. “Can I be polite?” he reversed the 

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Name: Wilfried Zaha Age: 19 Club: Crystal Palace Position: Winger   My views: Wilfried Zaha has made close to 100 appearances already for Crystal Palace despite being only 19 years old. The club describe him as being “fast, strong and full of tricks” and when you watch him play he always delivers. It didn’t take 

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  The facts: Full name: Nathaniel Edwin Clyne Date of birth: April 5th 1991 Club: Southampton Position: Right back Height: 1.75m Weight: 67kg Squad number: 2 Nathaniel Clyne is a young player with a growing reputation in football and came through Crystal Palace’s highly respected youth academy. Crystal Palace youth academy has produced a number 

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