Crystal Palace Vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Crystal Palace Vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Crystal Palace have been either boring or solid depending on how you look at their last two performances. Notching two 0-0 draws over the festive period, away at Bournemouth and at home to Swansea City, the Eagles find themselves at a lofty fifth position only four points off Champions League qualification. The two clean sheets will be well appreciated by the fans but failing to score in two successive Premier League games against opponents who are very beatable is not …
Is Alan Pardew destined for bigger things?

Is Alan Pardew destined for bigger things?

There were lots of laughs around social media when Steve Parish mentioned Real Madrid in the same sentence as Alan Pardew, but it is hard to ignore the incredible job that he is doing at Crystal Palace. He has been at the club for a year and has managed to win 19 of his 37 league matches in charge, which is top four form and highlights the incredible job he is doing at Selhurst Park. He is being linked with …
How High Can Crystal Palace Rise?

How High Can Crystal Palace Rise?

This season has seen Crystal Palace's best ever start to a Premier League season, earning nineteen points from their first thirteen games and sit in a very respectable 10th place. Since Pardew's arrival, the team seems to have improved on a week-to-week basis. This can be seen in their wins away at Chelsea and Liverpool this season and some impressive displays, even in defeat, throughout 2015. Their stability at the back has been based on a rock solid foundation of …
Will Vardy Change Anything?

Will Vardy Change Anything?

Jamie Vardy, a £1million buy from Fleetwood Town in the Conference in 2012, is the Premier League's leading goal scorer. That is an astonishing feat and he is one short of Ruud Van Nistelrooy's all time record of scoring in ten consecutive Premier League matches. He had such self belief that he inserted a clause in his contract that he would get a bonus if he played for England when signing for Leicester in 2012. Rarely has a non league …
Leicester City vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Leicester City vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Key Men & Stats

Leicester welcome Crystal Palace on Saturday in Matchday 10 of the Barclays Premier League. At the moment, there is not a lot to differentiate the two sides. They have both garnered an identical 9 points out of a possible 18 in the last 6 games and sit in the 5th and 6th position in the league table respectively. Team News Leicester City Not too adversely affected by injuries, we expect manager Claudio Ranieri bring in Riyad Mahrez and Nathan Dyer into the …
Watford vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Watford vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Both sides have had an impressive start to the season and have looked like they have both improved over the summer. Watford have shown that that they have the ability in their squad to make the step up and succeed in the Premier League, with the club making some quality additions in the summer. Meanwhile Crystal Palace have again taken a step forward under Alan Pardew and look like a proven Premier League side. Both sides have added some great …
Tottenham Hotspur vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Tottenham Hotspur vs Crystal Palace Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Although still very early into the proceedings of the Barclays 2015-16 Premier League season, fans will be now have been afforded a glimpse at what their side has to offer this season. The start the home side have made may leave Tottenham Hotspur fans feeling they will once again be victims of harbouring too much hope, and may fear another arduous year beckons at White Hart Lane. Those making the journey across London will be ecstatic after 3 wins from …
Crystal Palace Vs Swansea City Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Crystal Palace Vs Swansea City Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

On May 24th, the final Premier League weekend, Swansea City travel from Wales to South London to take on Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.  In the grand scheme of things, this game doesn't really mean a whole lot.  Swansea are already locked into their league position of eighth with Stoke five points behind them and Southampton four points ahead.  Palace could move up as far as 10th or move down to 13th if results either go their way or go …