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Fulham and Crystal Palace share same scouting mission, defenders doing well

Premier League sides Crystal Palace and Fulham shared the same scouting mission in Portugal last Friday. As reported by newspaper A Bola, the London clubs sent emissaries to watch Rio Ave playing Santa Clara in the Portuguese league. The away side...
Crystal Palace - 2019-02-18 19:48:40

Crystal Palace join CL sides in looking at 21-year-old striker, club will want ?25m minimum

While not as prolific as a lot of other youngsters out there, with just four goals in 24 league appearances this season, Christian Kouamé has still caught the eye of many scouts. Juventus have been among those talked about, as have Roma for the...
Crystal Palace - 2019-02-18 16:48:19

Player remains positive over his bizarre Crystal Palace experience, despite never playing

Malmo midfielder Erdal Rakip has told the Swedish media he?s been able to develop as a player following his spells with Benfica and Crystal Palace. The Swede was loaned to the Eagles during the second half of last season but never made an...
Crystal Palace - 2019-02-12 19:48:22

Player says it was ‘dream’ to sign for Crystal Palace, refreshingly honest about next su...

Alexander Sorloth seems a genuinely nice and humble guy. It’s not his fault the jump from FC Midtjylland, where he’d only been for a few months, to Crystal Palace was almost certainly too big. When a young footballer gets that chance,...
Crystal Palace - 2019-02-09 16:49:07

Club chiefs tell Watford and Crystal Palace ?30m is needed to complete transfer

After making 33 starts in the league for Athletic Club Bilbao, Unai Nunez has a handful of starts in La Liga this term. Last weekend, we carried a report from AS, who claimed the defender is attracting interest from the Premier League, with Cardiff...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-29 16:49:28

Crystal Palace ?tracking forward?, Eagles official sent, face competition

There?s a claim in the Italian media that Crystal Palace are showing an interest in La Spezia forward David Okereke. The 21 year old has impressed for the Serie B side this season, which has brought him to the attention of the Eagles. TMW today...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-28 19:49:07

Watford and Crystal Palace offer ?20m for transfer, player ‘not comfortable’ at club

Unai Nunez was promoted to Athletic Club Bilbao?s first team in 2017 and started in 33 matches for them in the league that season. However, the defender has been restricted to only six starts in the league during this campaign and the 21-year-old...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-26 12:51:31

?I understood it even more? – Player says Crystal Palace spell underlined love for other club

Steve Mandanda’s move to Crystal Palace was something of a disaster. An absolute Marseille hero at the time, his stock was so high that some in France thought he should get the nod over Hugo Lloris for the national team. The French club had to...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-25 12:49:11

Player turns down 7 official offers to stay with Everton beyond January window

Cenk Tosun really wants his Everton career to work out. That may seem against the odds right now but the striker hasn’t given up, something which has been reported repeatedly in the Turkish press over the past few months. It’s been claimed...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-25 12:49:11

From Brazil: Financial details on Lucas Perri to Crystal Palace, and what clause includes

With the official announcement made by Crystal Palace, all of the Brazilian press is now covering Lucas Perri’s move from São Paulo to the Premier League side. As confirmed by the London club, the goalkeeper is joining them on a loan until the...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-25 19:49:14

Suggestion ?50m the base figure to sign Crystal Palace star, as talks on transfer initiated

SportBild and Bild are going big today on Borussia Dortmund interest in Wilfried Zaha, looking ahead to the summer transfer window. The Bundesliga side are said to want to sign the 26 year old as a replacement for Christian Pulisic, who will be...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-23 12:49:21

Crystal Palace player rejects transfer after not being given assurances

Jairo Riedewald looks like he’s already on his second failed transfer of the past week, if El Desmarque are correct on Tuesday. The Crystal Palace player had been on the verge of joining Celta Vigo for a few days, with the Galician side looking...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-22 19:49:11

Crystal Palace negotiations over exit collapse, player could now be heading elsewhere

Around a week ago, claims started of Jairo Riedewald being on the verge of leaving Crystal Palace for Celta Vigo. There was much confidence in the Galician media, and it felt like a matter of time before the transfer was confirmed. The player had...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-22 12:49:03

Crystal Palace transfer being worked on with ‘greater intensity’, Eagles need to give gr...

La Voz de Galicia remain confident on the prospect of their local club signing Jairo Riedewald from Crystal Palace during the current transfer window. For several days it’s been reported in Spain that a deal is closing in, with things seemingly...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-17 19:49:19

Flying to London today: Crystal Palace to pay up to ?7m for incoming signing, medical pending

On Tuesday night, several outlets from the Brazilian media confirmed São Paulo’s deal with Crystal Palace for the transfer of goalkeeper Lucas Perri. Although all the reports say the player is joining the London side on a loan deal until the end...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-16 16:49:08

Crystal Palace agree deal to sign player, Italian passport can help transfer sail through

Crystal Palace have reportedly closed a deal with São Paulo for the transfer of goalkeeper Lucas Perri. As reported by Brazilian outlet Globo Esporte, the 21-year-old is joining the London side on a loan deal until the end of the season, with the...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-16 08:50:34

Crystal Palace player ‘has already said yes’ to transfer, and now ‘fringes’ ...

Jairo Riedewald’s move to Celta Vigo seems to be going quite smoothly. With Roy Hodgson not believing the Dutchman is crucial to his plans at the Premier League club, talks were started with Celta over a move in the January window. Riedewald...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-16 16:49:08

Club have ‘hurried negotiations’ in recent hours to sign Crystal Palace player quickly

On Tuesday morning we covered claims from Spanish sport newspaper AS about Jairo Riedewald being of serious interest to Celta Vigo. Backing up the story, La Voz de Galicia, local to Celta, have their own take and make it sound like a transfer is...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-15 16:49:08

Crystal Palace player is ‘chosen one’ for club, transfer in January ‘close to taki...

Jairo Riedewald joined Crystal Palace from Ajax in the summer of 2017 and in his debut season, the Dutchman played 436 minutes in the Premier League. He’s had four appearances to his name this season, out of which three came in the EFL Cup and...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-15 12:49:02

Player says goodbye to teammates ahead of signing for Crystal Palace, details of move explained

Despite agreeing that Crystal Palace are really close to signing goalkeeper Lucas Perri from São Paulo, the Brazilian media still have a few different versions of this story regarding how much the Premier League side would pay to get the player...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-15 16:49:08

Crystal Palace keen on signing, and player gets ‘green light’ for January transfer

In need of funds this January, Lille are definitely going to sell a couple of players if they want to improve their squad. The question remains: who" The most obvious choice would be their midfielder Thiago Mendes, yet there?s also the...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-10 19:49:48

Player on leaving Crystal Palace for another club, still has belief of making it at Eagles

Crystal Palace allowed Alexander Sorloth join Gent on loan for the remainder of the season. At the Jupiler Pro League club, he reunited with his former manager Jess Thorup and it was under the latter?s guidance, the 23-year-old impressed during his...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-10 12:49:32

Details of Crystal Palace outgoing transfer revealed, club appear to see future for player

As had been predicted by much of the Belgian sport media for a week or so, Alexander Sorloth is now a Gent player. A loan for the striker was absolutely needed in the current window as he’s failed to prove an important part of Roy Hodgson’s...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-09 12:49:02

Crystal Palace in fight with Super Lig club to sign player, need to be patient

Aksam claim Galatasaray are in a fight with Crystal Palace to secure the signature of Chelsea forward Michy Batshuayi but both clubs will need to wait until Valencia terminates his loan contract. According to Aksam, Galatasaray manager has Fatih...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-08 12:48:16

Crystal Palace player expected to arrive today for transfer, won’t be at ‘great expense&...

Alexander Sorloth’s move from FC Midtjylland to Crystal Palace has so far gone as many expected it would do. Roy Hodgson had been recommended the player by contacts in Scandinavia and the Danish club were taken aback last winter by how much...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-08 12:48:16

With offer from Crystal Palace, Brazilian moving to PL looking the ?hottest? outcome

According to a claim in the Italian media, Crystal Palace are looking to close in on Sao Paulo goalkeeper Lucas Perri despite competition from Serie A. TMW report the Eagles are in the race to sign the 21 year old following Fiorentina?s attempts to...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-07 19:49:23

Crystal Palace offer for Everton forward claimed, bid ‘not inferior’ to ?7m

Featuring for just 58 minutes of Premier League football this season, spread over five appearances from the bench, it?s fair to say Oumar Niasse isn?t the first name on Marco Silva?s team sheet. The Everton forward, for whom the Toffees paid £16m...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-03 19:49:17

Signing Crystal Palace attacker is ?high on the wishlist? this month

Crystal Palace’s move for Alexander Sørloth at the end of the January 2018 transfer window came as something of a surprise to those covering his then club FC Midtjylland. The striker hadn’t excelled at Groningen in the Eredivisie which had led...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-03 12:49:19

West Ham, Crystal Palace, and Southampton tussling for former Premier League star

Fanatik report Premier League sides are looking to sign Martin Skrtel from Fenerbahce, with one of those clubs being West Ham United. During Fenerbahce’s worst ever start to a league campaign this season Skrtel has been one of the most consistent...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-02 12:49:09

Good news for Crystal Palace, as club now not looking to snatch star away from them

Earlier on Wednesday, we covered a story from L?Equipe claiming Monaco were looking at Crystal Palace?s Mamadou Sakho to bolster their defence in Ligue 1. Currently struggling under Thierry Henry, the principality club are going to use the January...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-02 16:49:18

Club ready to pay ?nice transfer fee? to sign Crystal Palace Star before end of the week

AS Monaco want to sign an experienced central defender, explain L’Equipe… and do so before the end of the week. The French principality club are in trouble this season and manager Thierry Henry is trying to steer them away from a real...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-02 12:49:09

Wolves, Leicester and Crystal Palace players named in ‘Rookies’ of the year team by Marc...

Spanish newspaper Marca cover football outside their own country quite heavily and in their New Year’s Day edition they’ve compiled a list of the best top flight debutants compiled from the Premier League, Bundesliga, Serie A and Ligue...
Crystal Palace - 2019-01-01 19:49:33

Crystal Palace open to seeing back of player in January window, looks good for both parties

Alexander Sørloth left Danish club Midtjylland and made a switch to Crystal Palace in January 2018. Since then, the forward has made only four starts in the league and all of them came during his first six months with the Eagles. Roy Hodgson has...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-29 16:49:42

Champions League club targeting Crystal Palace player, an eye on him already

The Christmas Eve edition of Gazzetta dello Sport has a feature on AS Roma transfers. Whilst it’s mostly looking towards the winter transfer window and attackers, with the possibility of Michy Batshuayi arriving from Chelsea if his Valencia loan...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-24 12:49:19

Crystal Palace interest in attacker backed up, ready to make offer, replacement lined up

Fotomac claim Galatasaray have identified Kasimpasa’s Trezeguet as a replacement for Garry Rodrigues, with the Cape Verde international being linked with a move to Crystal Palace in recent days. The Turkish newspaper report Galatasaray are...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-23 12:49:24

Club have reached ?agreement in principle? to sell player to Cardiff City for ?20m

There’s some fun and games going on at FC Nantes if L’Equipe are to be believed. The French newspaper have a transfer special on Friday and when it comes to Nantes that can only involve Emiliano Sala. With a contract ending in June 2020, the...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-21 12:49:31

Former PL striker’s son ‘hopes to play for Crystal Palace’ one day, interesting re...

There are many reasons to want to play for Crystal Palace as an aspiring footballer. The location, the fact they feature in the Premier League regularly and playing alongside players like Wilfried Zaha would be enough, yet for Sydney Van Hooijdonk,...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-21 19:50:31

Crystal Palace could make ?10m offer for forward, but an extra ?5m may be needed

According to claim in the Turkish media, Crystal Palace are showing an interest in Galatasaray forward Garry Rodrigues. The Cape Verde international has been linked with a move to the Premier League in recent transfer windows and earlier this month...
Crystal Palace - 2018-12-21 19:50:31
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