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  1. How Crystal Palace would have fared last season if Premier League...

    Football's law-making body, the International Football Association Board, is considering a proposal to change games from 90 minutes to 60 minutes.This is because the IFAB says matches only currently see about 60 minutes of "effective playing time," with the idea put forward as one of several in a new strategy document to address football's "negativities".But what would have happened if the Premier League matches had stopped after an hour last season?The Daily Star…
  2. Crystal Palace 'expected to make move' for Burnley boss this...

    Crystal Palace are set to make a move for Burnley boss Sean Dyche this week, according to reports.The Burnley Express is reporting that Dyche has been identified by the Eagles as their main target, following an extensive search over the past four weeks since Sam Allardyce left Palace two days after the end of the season.It is understood that Palace have spoken to Frank de Boer and Mauricio Pellegrino, who have both been heavily linked with the Eagles and their Premier League…
  3. It may be down to three, but who do you want as the next Crystal...

    It will be four weeks tomorrow (Tuesday) since Sam Allardyce left Crystal Palace two days after the end of the Premier League season. Many managers have been linked with the Selhurst Park hotseat since then, with plenty of potential candidates moving on to other clubs, including Marco Silva, who has joined Watford. READ MORE: 'It would be wrong not to keep faith' - Crystal Palace fans trust Steve Parish over manager search And it now seems down to three contenders according to the…
  4. Crystal Palace goalkeeper no closer to exit with clubs still to...

    Crystal Palace goalkeeper Steve Mandanda has been heavily linked with a return to his old club Marseille, but any move still seems some way off.That is because reports in France suggest that Palace and Marseille are still yet to agree a fee, with both clubs refusing to budge on their own valuations of the player.It is understood that Marseille recently had an initial €1m bid turned down by the Eagles, with Palace said to be holding out for €5m, while the Ligue 1 side are…
  5. Crystal Palace show intent with double swoop to sign Tottenham...

    Crystal Palace Ladies have strengthened their side by signing two players from Championship-winning Tottenham.Palace have completed the signings of goalkeeper Megen Lynch and forward Nikita Whinnett ahead of the 2017-18 season, with both bringing valuable experience to the Eagles as they look to build on a solid campaign last time around, having finished fifth in the FA Women's Premier League South.And Eagles boss Dean Davenport was delighted with the two signings, adding that they have…
  6. Crystal Palace could attract ex-AC Milan, Inter and Juventus boss...

    Crystal Palace is an attractive proposition for Italian coach Alberto Zaccheroni, according to an exclusive report by the Daily Star this evening.The 64-year-old has a wealth of experience, having won the Serie A title with AC Milan, managed rivals Inter and also Juventus. He is believed to be looking for work and a move to England interests him.Zaccheroni has also been linked to Southampton, who are reportedly in a battle with Palace for Manuel Pellegrino.He has been quoted by the Star's…
  7. Transfer talk: Crystal Palace among the favourites for prolific...

    Crystal Palace may not have a manager yet, but they are still being linked with a number of players.One name that has not been mentioned, as far as we can remember anyway, is Leeds United striker Chris Wood.But his name has not gone unnoticed with the bookmakers. Wood was the top scorer in the Championship last season, scoring 27 goals and with Leeds missing out on promotion, the Elland Road outfit are bracing themselves for bids for their star striker.Yorkshire rivals Huddersfield Town…
  8. 'It would be wrong not to keep faith' - Crystal Palace fans trust...

    On Tuesday it will be four weeks since Sam Allardyce left Crystal Palace. That means the Eagles have been without a manager for a month. It is the summer though, and if there was ever an opportunity to take time over a managerial appointment it is now, during the off season. A number of people have been in the frame for the vacant Selhurst Park job, including Mauricio Pellegrino, Frank de Boer, Sean Dyche, Roy Hodgson, Chris Coleman and Slavisa Jokanovic, but the fans are still…
  9. Former Liverpool defender to join Southampton instead of Crystal...

    Mauricio Pellegrino has been one of the favourites for the vacant Crystal Palace manager's job for the past week.But the Eagles faced competition for him as soon as Premier League rivals Southampton sacked boss Claude Puel last week.And now it looks as though Palace could miss out to the Saints for the Argentinian, at least as far as reports in the national press are concerned this morning.Pellegrino was a firm favourite for the Selhurst Park job, but the Sun are reporting this morning…
  10. Why Crystal Palace must call time on their search for a new...

    There is no doubt that the search for a new manager has dragged on long enough now for Crystal Palace fans.It has been almost four weeks since Sam Allardyce shocked the Eagles and most people in football by announcing his resignation, just two days after the end of the Premier League season.But while plenty of managers have been mentioned in conjunction with the vacancy at Palace, there have been several who have since moved elsewhere, somewhat limiting the options available to the…
  11. Manager talk: Burnley boss back in the frame for Crystal Palace...

    His name has been the one British name at the top of the bookmakers' odds since the process began.Crystal Palace are synonymous with British and Irish bosses, with Attilio Lombardo the only non British or Irish manager to take charge of the Selhurst Park outfit - and that was only for seven games.There are not many high profile British managers available right now, with the Advertiser looking last week at those in the lower leagues who could potentially make the step up to the top…