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Fernandinho absent for Manchester City trip to Crystal Palace due to injury

Fernandinho is absent from the Manchester City squad for their Premier League match at Crystal Palace on Sunday, with Kevin De Bruyne back in the team.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has attributed his team’s victory over Germany’s Schalke 04 to their attacking style of football, adding that his boys were relaxed and decided to play and be aggressive against their opponents.

Pep Guardiola has no intention of matching Roy Hodgson’s longevity

Pep Guardiola laughed off suggestions that he may be tempted to match Roy Hodgson’s remarkable longevity in the game as he prepares to pit his wits against the 71-year-old Crystal Palace manager.
Huddersfield Town players looks dejected following their team’s defeat and consequential relegation from the Premier League. Harriet Lander-Copa-Getty Images

Huddersfield relegated to Championship after Crystal Palace defeat

Huddersfield's two-year stay in the Premier League is over after their relegation to the Championship was confirmed.
Andre Gray is congratulated by Troy Deeney after scoring Watford’s second goal against Crystal Palace. Andrew Couldridge-Action Images via Reuters

Andre Gray’s winner sends Watford into FA Cup semis

Watford reached their second FA Cup semi-final in four seasons with substitute Andre Gray scoring three minutes after coming on to seal a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Anthony Knockaert celebrates his spectacular goal to restore Brighton's lead at Selhurst Park. ACTION IMAGES

Chris Hughton hails Brighton spirit as Anthony Knockaert strikes downs Palace

Chris Hughton praised a "manly" performance from Brighton and Hove Albion as they edged closer to Premier League survival with a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace.
A single goal separated the teams and sent Wolves into the last eight. GETTY IMAGES

FA Cup: Wolves, Crystal Palace ease to quarter-finals

Wolverhampton Wanderers’ impressive season continued as they moved into the quarter-finals of the FA Cup on Sunday.
Bakary Sako

Crystal Palace sign Bakary Sako on short-term deal

Crystal Palace have signed winger Bakary Sako from West Bromwich Albion until the end of the season, the Premier League team said on Sunday.
Wilfried Zaha admits that the reported deal tabled by Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang is ‘flattering’ but he maintained it does not distract him from his duties at Crystal Palace.

Crystal Palace’s Roy Hodgson rubbishes Wilfried Zaha to Borussia Dortmund rumours

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has rubbished rumours of a move for his Ivorian attacker Wilfried Zaha to German giants Borussia Dortmund.
Cenk Tosun Everton

Crystal Palace enquire about Everton’s Cenk Tosun

Palace manager Roy Hodgson is keen to strengthen his attacking options before the close of the window having allowed striker Alexander Sorloth to join Belgium side Gent on loan for the remainder of the campaign.
Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi

Crystal Palace in talks to sign Super Eagles skipper Mikel Obi

Super Eagles captain and former Chelsea star John Obi Mikel left the Premier League two years ago but could make a shock return with Roy Hodgson’s Crystal Palace.
Mohamed Salah penalty enough for Liverpool

Mo Salah extends Liverpool lead as Arsenal suffer Hammers blow

Mohamed Salah’s second-half penalty was enough to give Premier League leaders Liverpool a 1-0 win away to Brighton on Saturday that saw them go seven points clear at the top of the table.
Wilfried Zaha has expressed satisfaction with Crystal Palace’s 2-0 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers as they started 2019 on a winning note.

Javi Garcia: Crystal Palace are more than Wilfried Zaha

Watford manager Javi Garcia has warned that his team will work to neutralise Crystal Palace threats and not just Wilfried Zaha in Saturday's Premier League meeting.
Dominic Solanke

Schalke deny reported interest in Liverpool’s Dominic Solanke

Schalke have denied reports they want to sign Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke on loan, according to Sky.
Wilfried Zaha admits that the reported deal tabled by Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang is ‘flattering’ but he maintained it does not distract him from his duties at Crystal Palace.

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha flattered by lucrative China deal

Wilfried Zaha admits that the reported deal tabled by Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang is ‘flattering’ but he maintained it does not distract him from his duties at Crystal Palace.
Wilfried Zaha Crystal Palace

Wilfried Zaha: Crystal Palace must be more ruthless in front of goal

Palace are one of the lowest-scoring sides in the Premier League and were frustrated on Boxing Day as they failed to find the net after having 31 shots against Cardiff, before a 1-0 defeat by Chelsea on Sunday.
Dominic Solanke

Crystal Palace’s Roy Hodgson wants Dominic Solanke on loan from Liverpool

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says he wants to sign Liverpool and England striker Dominic Solanke on loan in the transfer window.

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace not a one-man team

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has rubbished the idea that his side and Sunday's opponents Chelsea are overly-reliant on certain players.
Pep Guardiola

Guardiola in tense, exciting Premier League title race

Pep Guardiola ends the calendar year with his Manchester City side embroiled in what has suddenly become a thrilling title race for the first time in his Premier League managerial career.

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