It seemed a sensible decision by Crystal Palace to allow a 30-year-old Patrick van Aanholt to leave for nothing but after impressing for the Netherlands at the Euros, that decision may come back to haunt them according to Carlton Palmer. Van Aanholt has often divided opinions during his time at Selhurst Park with his mistakes and inability to defend effectively, often being overlooked because of how good he was going for, which makes it no surprise that he has been such a force at the Netherlands as a left wing-back.
The 63-year-old was most recently with Borussia Dortmund but is now set to take the reins at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace appear to have finally found their replacement for Roy Hodgson with Lucien Favre reportedly set to be appointed at Selhurst Park. The Eagles have been on the search for a new head coach following the departure of Roy Hodgson at the end of the 2020/21 season.
Crystal Palace are closing in on the appointment of Lucien Favre as their new manager, according to multiple sources. The Londoners have been looking for a replacement for Roy Hodgson for the last seven weeks. Hodgson, 73, left Selhurst Park at the end of the season after his contract expired.
Former Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre has agreed a three-year-deal to become the new Crystal Palace manager. The 63-year-old's appointment is dependent on securing a work permit, though Palace hope that the process will not prove overly complicated and that they can announce the appointment in the next week.
Lucien Favre is set to become the new manager of Crystal Palace, according to reports. Palace have been looking for a new manager since Roy Hodgson departed at the end of last season after four successful seasons in charge of the south London club. After assessing potential candidates Sean Dyche, Frank Lampard, Patrick Vieira, Steve Cooper, Paulo Fonseca, Valerien Ismael, Chris Wilder and Eddie Howe, the former Borussia Dortmund manager looks set to be their man.
The England international has revealed he'd be willing to continue his career in the Scottish Premiership Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend has admitted he'd be 'open' to playing in the Scottish Premiership for either Celtic or Rangers. The 29-year-old is out-of-contract with the Eagles at the end of this month, and with the Premier League club still searching for a replacement for previous manager Roy Hodgson, his future remains far from certain.
Crystal Palace are closing in on the appointment of former Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre as Roy Hodgson’s replacement at Selhurst Park. Favre has been out of work since leaving the Bundesliga side in December and is keen to ply his trade in the Premier League. The Swiss manager, 63, held positive talks with the Palace board last weekend and negotiations are now at an advanced stage.
Sky Sports News reported last Friday that Lucien Favre was now being considered by Crystal Palace after talks with former Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo broke down; discussions between Favre and Palace are believed to have gone 'very well' Lucien Favre has held further talks with Crystal Palace over the vacant manager's job and an appointment could be made by the weekend.
Crystal Palace expect to announce former Borussia Dortmund boss Lucien Favre as their new manager with club starting process of securing work permit for the Swiss... after talks with Nuno Espirito Santo broke down
Crystal Palace are set to announce Lucien Favre will be their new manager The 63-year-old is in advanced talks with the Eagles over the vacant position Palace have spent the summer looking for Roy Hodgson's replacement as boss Talks with ex-Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo broke down earlier this month
Fellow League One sides Burton Albion and Wycombe Wanderers will meet Dons in Group C MK Dons will find out where and when they'll be taking on their League One opponents at 9am tomorrow (Thursday), but their two of their group mates have already been selected.
Crystal Palace are still holding talks with winger Andros Townsend as they prepare for life after Roy Hodgson’s departure, meaning it is no a foregone conclusion that he will depart Selhurst Park in just over a week’s time. What’s the story? The 29-year-old is one of many first-team players set to become a free agent at the end of the month, with a new manager yet to be appointed at Selhurst Park.
One invited under-21 team will be added to Southern Section Group F when the draw is carried out tomorrow Plymouth Argyle have found out two of their three group stage opponents in the Papa John's Trophy next season. The Pilgrims have been drawn in Group F of the southern section with League Two sides Newport County and Swindon Town.
John McGinn has emerged as a summer transfer target for Liverpool. Aston Villa star John McGinn would be a "perfect" addition to Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool midfield, according to Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend. McGinn has reportedly caught the eye of Klopp following his performances for both Villa and Scotland.
Crystal Palace podcaster Dan Cook has given his personal update on the Eagles’ hunt for Roy Hodgson’s successor as he’s stated he believes that talks with former Borussia Dortmund manager Lucien Favre are progressing “positively”. Palace have been unable to appoint a new manager, as talks with former Wolves head coach Nuno Espirito Santo broke down earlier this month.
Crystal Palace shared the price list of the Eagles squad for the upcoming Fantasy Premier League season on Twitter on Tuesday afternoon. And a number of Eagles fans were talking about versatile ace Cheikhou Kouyate after he was included in the list and the club’s tweet. Reports last month suggested that the 31-year-old is looking to leave Selhurst Park, with Turkish giants Galatasaray considering making a move for his services.
Arsenal are open to offers for striker Eddie Nketiah after he failed to sign a new contract with the club, according to one journalist. Nketiah has just 12 months left on his current deal at the Emirates and was offered a new contract. He has reportedly turned this down, though, and wants a move away to a club where he can gain regular playing time.
Many Celtic fans have been talking about the club’s potential move for former Tottenham man Andros Townsend. Townsend was recently talking to TalkSport (via HITC) and was asked about his potential interest in moving to Celtic. The winger claimed that he is open to everything and if a chance comes to move to Scotland, he wouldn’t turn it down, even if it means moving to another country.
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Crystal Palace have joined the race to sign Schalke defender Ozan Kabak after his impressive loan spell at Liverpool last season. What’s the story? Jurgen Klopp’s charges had the option to sign the Turkey international for £18 million this summer but chose to bring in Ibrahima Konate from RB Leipzig instead.
Sheffield Wednesday secure sigficant win in race with Crystal Palace, Charlton and others for teenager
Sheffield Wednesday have reportedly agreed a deal in principle with in-demand teenager Charles Hagan amid interest from Charlton Athletic, Crystal Palace, and Leicester City among others. The Owls have had a frustrating recent record when it comes to losing young players, with Liam Shaw leaving to join Celtic and Osaze Urhoghide looking set to depart as well.