Crystal Palace Transfer Round-Up | Info on all signings

Crystal Palace Transfer Round-Up | Info on all signings

Crystal Palace manager Ian Holloway has been very busy this summer bringing in no fewer than fourteen players into the club. Somewhat of a surprise package in the Championship last season, Holloway clearly felt that new additions were imperative in order to improve his team’s chances of survival. What is notable is Holloway’s decision to strengthen every area of his squad, signing defenders, midfielders and forwards as well as a goalkeeper. Jason Puncheon – With the departure of Wilfried Zaha, …
What Crystal Palace need to Survive in the Premier League

What Crystal Palace need to Survive in the Premier League

Crystal Palace have completed more transfer business this week in the form of French Midfielder Elliot Grandin. The Frenchman has joined Palace on a one-year deal from Blackpool,  where he had a mixed time at best. The winger will join his former Blackpool manager Ian Holloway at Palace, and will no doubt do his best to help the Eagles achieve survival in the Premier League. Palace have already strengthened their squad by signing Dwight Gayle from Peterborough, Jerome Thomas on …
Decline at West Brom? | Clarke lacks options

Decline at West Brom? | Clarke lacks options

An eighth place finish last season- Albion's third since promotion from the Championship in 2009/10- can justifiably be considered a triumph for the West Midlands side. However, failing to consolidate one's position in the transfer market at this level can be extremely perilous- as Newcastle found out last summer. Have West Brom made sufficient provision to guard against a similar decline and do they possess the squad depth to launch another assault on the top half? Investment Inconsistency Clarke asserted …