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  1. Crystal Palace boss heaps praise on Chelsea loanee Ruben...

    Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been a shining light for Crystal Palace so far this season.On the face of it, with two defeats to open the campaign, there would appear to be not that much to shout about at Selhurst Park.But the form of Chelsea loan man Loftus-Cheek has got everyone talking.Chairman Steve Parish admitted at the weekend that the midfielder had "all the tools" to become an England regular. And manager Frank de Boer is full of admiration for the 21-year-old too.De Boer…
  2. Crystal Palace are missing 'massive asset', but defender says...

    Joel Ward believes Wilfried Zaha will give Crystal Palace a "massive lift" when he returns from injury, but says the Eagles must get results while he is out.The Eagles' talisman is facing a few weeks on the sidelines after picking up an injury in Palace's opening game of the season against Huddersfield Town, with the Ivory Coast winger missing the 1-0 defeat to Liverpool at the weekend.He is also set to miss tonight's Carabao Cup tie with Ipswich Town and could miss upcoming…
  3. Crystal Palace on cloud nine as five-star striker shines and...

    Crystal Palace Ladies started the new season in style as they thrashed Queens Park Rangers 9-0 yesterday (Sunday).The Palace Ladies, who are targeting promotion to the FA Women's Premier League this season, made the perfect start to the new Women's Premier League South campaign at Bromley, surging to the top of the table after the first round of fixtures.Star striker Gemma Bryan, who signed a new contract with the club earlier this summer, netted five for Dean Davenport's side, while…
  4. Are Crystal Palace now 'more likely' to sign former Nottingham...

    He has been heavily linked with a move to Crystal Palace in recent days – and the chances of former Nottingham Forest winger Oliver Burke joining the Eagles may just have been increased. That is because Palace have today (Tuesday) appointed former Nottingham Forest man Dougie Freedman as the club's new sporting director, with the Eagles legend returning to south London once again after spells as both a player and a manager. In his new role, Freedman will work with Palace boss…
  5. Crystal Palace fans could face a very early morning wake up call...

    The Carabao Cup third round draw will take place at 4.15am UK time on Thursday August 24.Yes, 4.15 in the morning.So if Crystal Palace win tomorrow (Tuesday) against Ipswich Town, Eagles fans will have to be up early on Thursday morning to learn who Palace will face in the third round.The draw is being made in the Chinese capital of Beijing at 11.15am Chinese time, meaning you'll have to set your alarm clocks very early if you fancy watching it.So far, the draws for the newly named…
  6. Frank de Boer reveals why new Crystal Palace signing Jairo...

    Frank de Boer made two changes from the Crystal Palace team that lost to Huddersfield Town on the opening day for Saturday's game at Liverpool.One of them was expected, but the other was something of a surprise.Wilfried Zaha missed out with injury, but there was also no place in the squad for new signing Jairo Riedewald.There had been no indication prior to the game that the Dutchman was injured, but before the game kicked off, de Boer admitted the two changes had been enforced.And he…