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Crystal Palace confirm Christian Benteke knee surgery

The club released a short statement on Wednesday informing fans of the player's condition, while confirming the surgery had been completed successfully.
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Danny Ings lifts Southampton to first win with defeat of Crystal Palace

Southampton earned their first win of the Premier League season with a 2-0 victory at Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Jurgen Klopp wary of Christian Benteke threat as Liverpool head to Crystal Palace

Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool to beware of the threat posed by Christian Benteke when the title challengers face their former striker at Crystal Palace on Monday.

Jurgen Klopp: Wilfried Zaha’s new deal like a ‘spectacular transfer’ for Crystal Palace

Jurgen Klopp believes Wilfried Zaha's contract extension is the equivalent of a "spectacular transfer" for Crystal Palace.

World Cup: Roma’s Radja Nainggolan left out of Belgium squad

Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been left out of Belgium's World Cup squad for this summer's tournament.

West Brom earn stay of execution, Saints alive as relegation battle hots up

West Bromwich Albion kept alive their slender hopes of avoiding Premier League relegation with a 1-0 win against Newcastle, while Southampton beat Bournemouth 2-1 to breathe new life into their fight for survival on Saturday.

Christian Benteke sweating on Belgium World Cup call-up

Christian Benteke admits his indifferent form for Crystal Palace could cost him a place at the World Cup.

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace won’t sell Christian Benteke, Wilfied Zaha

Roy Hodgson has dismissed reports of Crystal Palace seeking to sell Christian Benteke and also insisted that they intend to keep Wilfried Zaha.

Wilfried Zaha hits brace as Crystal Palace edge Brighton for crucial win

Crystal Palace took a significant step towards preserving their Premier League status with a 3-2 victory over rivals Brighton.

Mo Salah strikes again to move Liverpool into second

Luka Milivojevic drove relegation threatened Palace into a 13th minute lead from the penalty spot, and the hosts were left to rue their luck as Liverpool duo Loris Karius and Sadio Mane could easily have been sent-off.

First-half goals see Chelsea to victory over Crystal Palace

Two first-half goals gave Chelsea a 2-1 home victory over a Crystal Palace side whose relegation worries increase.

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United got lucky at Crystal Palace

Jose Mourinho admitted Manchester United rode their luck as Nemanja Matic's late thunderbolt capped a dramatic 3-2 win at Crystal Palace on Monday.

Harry Kane strikes late as Tottenham snatch victory at Crystal Palace

Tottenham Hotspur grabbed an 89th-minute winner against Crystal Palace to move into fourth place after a determined home side had seemed set for a battling draw at Selhurst Park.

Swansea stun Arsenal, Liverpool cruise past Huddersfield

Petr Cech’s howler rocked Arsenal as they crashed to a shock 3-1 defeat at Swansea, while Liverpool cruised to victory over Huddersfield on Tuesday.

My best is yet to come – Wilfried Zaha

Wilfried Zaha has explained why he is a "totally different player" to the one that joined Manchester United - and why his best is still to come.

Jermain Defoe, Pep Guardiola win Premier League Awards

Jermain Defoe has won the Premier League Goal of the Month for December, while Pep Guardiola won the manager award.

Crystal Palace end Manchester City winning run

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson saved a 90th-minute penalty as Crystal Palace ended City's 18-game Premier League winning run in a dramatic 0-0 draw at Selhurst Park.

Alexis Sanchez double ensures Arsene Wenger can enjoy landmark night

Arsene Wenger celebrated another landmark night in his garlanded Premier League career as an Alexis Sanchez double inspired his Arsenal charges to a pulsating 3-2 win at Crystal Palace on Thursday.

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PVC stops Katsina Speaker from voting in bye-election

The Speaker of Katsina State House of Assembly, Abubakar Kusada, could not vote during Saturday bye-election for the Ingawa/Kusada/Kankia Federal House of Representatives due to his lack of a Permanent Voters Card.
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Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles didn’t want to take too many risks against South Africa

Coach Gernot Rohr has said the Super Eagles played to beat South Africa today but at the same time they did not want to take too many risks.

2019: Centre cautions politicians against campaigns of deceit, violence

The African United Journalism Awareness Centre, a pro-Journalism and Democracy Non-Government Organisation, on Saturday cautioned politicians to eschew campaign of lies and violence in the interest of the nation.

Audu Ogbeh: Agric mechanization will help feed our growing population

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has said farm mechanization is capable of feeding the nation’s growing population.

Facebook asked to protect users in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s largest political party Saturday asked Facebook to protect the identity of its supporters, fearing a crackdown by what it called the “illegal” government.