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Puel: I hope Ndidi recovers on time to play in the World Cup

Claude Puel, Leicester City manager hopes Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi was not seriously injured in Saturday's 5-0 bashing by Crystal Palace.Puel hopes Ndidi will recover in time from the harmstring injury he picked up so he could be part of Nigeria’s squad to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.Aleksandr Dragovic came on for the injured Nigerian in the [...]

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    Iwobi shines as Arsenal crush Palace

Iwobi shines as Arsenal crush Palace

Arsenal got off to a great start at the Emirates with a 4-1 win against Crystal Palace as they prepare for life without Alexis Sanchez.Arsene Wenger's men made a statement in the first half with four goals in the opening 22 minutes.Nacho Monreal got Arsenal in front with a close-range header in the 6th minute. The Frenchman teed up Super [...]

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    Moses injured as Palace stun Chelsea

Moses injured as Palace stun Chelsea

Victor Moses sustained an injury as Crystal Palace won their first game of the season by beating Chelsea 2-1 at Selhurst Park.The Eagles came into the game without a goal or a point from any of their first seven outings, but Wilfried Zaha’s strike on the stroke of half-time earned them a shock win over Chelsea.Yohan Cabaye scored Crystal Palace's [...]

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    Frank de Boer gets the kick — deservedly so

Frank de Boer gets the kick — deservedly so

BY ADESHINA PETER The EPL theory of expecting a sack announcement immediately after the manager or a club’s representative comes out with a story of a ‘harmonious relationship and unwavering commitment’ is still intact, apparently. Frank de Boer becomes the first Premier League manager to be fired this season as Crystal Palace decided they have had enough, days after the manager [...]

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    Frank de Boer is first coach to get sacked in new EPL season

Frank de Boer is first coach to get sacked in new EPL season

English Premier League side Crystal Palace FC has sacked Frank de Boer after 77 days in charge.The Dutchman, who succeeded Sam Allardyce in June, lost all four of his Premier League games without his team scoring a goal; the worst start of any top-flight club in 93 years.The Eagles dominated a 1-0 defeat at Burnley on Sunday and De Boer [...]

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    Frank de Boer appointed new coach of Crystal Palace

Frank de Boer appointed new coach of Crystal Palace

Frank de Boer has been appointed as Crystal Palace manager on a three-year contract.The former Holland international will become Palace's fifth permanent manager in four years and the third manager in the last 12 months.The 47-year old is succeeding Sam Allardyce, who surprisingly resigned on May 24 after leading the Eagles to Premier League safety."We have undertaken a thorough interview [...]

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Twelve games not to miss in the 2017/18 EPL fixtures

The English Premier League(EPL) without doubt is the most glamorous and most watched football League in the world restarts another season from August 12, 2017 and it again promises to catch the global attention till the final day.Founded in February 20, 1992, the EPL is watched in 212 territories and is broadcasted to 643 million homes and a potential TV [...]

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    Allardyce quits as Palace manager, inches towards retirement

Allardyce quits as Palace manager, inches towards retirement

Sam Allardyce has resigned as manager of Crystal Palace and says he has "no ambition to take another job" in football.Allardyce quit his role after a meeting with the club's chairman Steve Parish on Tuesday.The former England manager had spent just five months at Selhurst Park.The 62-year-old signed a two and a half year deal when he was appointed in [...]

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    Iheanacho handed cameo as City crush Palace 5-0

Iheanacho handed cameo as City crush Palace 5-0

Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho played a minor role as Manchester City defeated Crystal Palace 5-0 at the Etihad on Saturday.Iheanacho replaced Gabriel Jesus in the 84th minute of the game.Pep Guardiola's men, who are chasing Champions League qualification spot, got down to business early on in the game.David Silva volleyed home in the 2nd minute for City's lead. His strike [...]

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    Moses absent as Palace shock Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Moses absent as Palace shock Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Nigerian winger Victor Moses was absent as Chelsea fell to Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.The Blues took the lead in the 5th minute through Cesc Fabregas' fourth goal of the season but Crystal Palace responded almost immediately as Wilfried Zaha's equalised in the 9th minute.Not too long after the equaliser, Palace struck again - in the 12th minute.After [...]

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    Iwobi, Giroud push Arsenal to 3rd on EPL table

Iwobi, Giroud push Arsenal to 3rd on EPL table

Alex Iwobi and Olivier Giroud's goals against Crystal Palace secured the third spot for Arsenal on the English Premier League (EPL) table.A 2-0 win for Arsenal is the 200th premier league game contested at the Emirates, which the Gunners have now won 130, drawn 47 and lost 23 of the 200.Giroud’s incredible scorpion kick in the 17th minute had earlier [...]

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    Deeney’s goal denies Allardyce first win as Eagles manager

Deeney’s goal denies Allardyce first win as Eagles manager

Troy Deeney scored his 100th goal to square up for Watford in a 1-1 draw against Crystal Palace on Monday afternoon.But for Deeney, Sam Allardyce would have secured his first victory for his new club.A poor offside trap from Watford allowed Yohan Cabaye to break in behind, and latched on to a pass from Townsend before a finish into the bottom [...]

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Wilfried Zaha to switch international allegiance to Ivory Coast

Dazet Wilfried Armel Zaha, the Crystal Palace winger has opted to switch his international football allegiance from England to his birth country, Ivory Coast.Wilfred Zaha as he is known has written to FIFA to effect this change to enable him be eligible to play at the African Cup of Nations in Gabon next year.Zaha was an England U21 team regular [...]

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    Fans praise Mikel Obi: He is ‘becoming a Chelsea god’

Fans praise Mikel Obi: He is ‘becoming a Chelsea god’

Nigerian midfielder, John Obi Mikel, is resuscitating a club career that was gradually dying cold under the regime of former manager, Jose Mourinho.Whilst the Portuguese was in charge at the beginning of the season, Mikel's appearances trimmed down to nine in all competitions for the blues - just 15 times less for total participation in all of Chelsea's matches throughout the [...]

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    Iheanacho hopes to clip Eagles’ wings again

Iheanacho hopes to clip Eagles’ wings again

Kelechi Iheanacho is hoping lightning strikes twice when Manchester City take on Crystal Palace in the Capital One Cup fourth round on Thursday.The Nigerian teenager stole the headlines when he scored within a minute of coming on as a substitute in the Barclays Premier League meeting at Selhurst Park in September.That proved to be the only goal of the [...]

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    Moses expects a win against former club Crystal Palace

Moses expects a win against former club Crystal Palace

Victor Moses will be doing everything to extend West Ham impressive unbeaten run even against his former club Crystal Palace.It promises to be an emotional day for Moses who went to school just a few streets away from Selhurst Park and was given his breakthrough into the professional game by the Eagles after becoming one of the star performers [...]

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