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Crystal Palace Agree Deal With Norwich To Sign Robbie Brady [Guardian]

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Stadion Rajko Mitic, Belgrade, Serbia 5/9/2016 Serbia vs Republic of Ireland Ireland's Robbie Brady

The chase for Robbie Brady’s signature looks to have been won, with the Guardian reporting that Crystal Palace have had a bid accepted for the Irish international. As many as eight Premier League and Championship clubs were in the hunt for the winger at one point, with Leicester, Burnley and Newcastle among the standout interested parties. However, the report claims that …

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Crystal Palace Enquire About Out-Of-Favour Liverpool Defender

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 20: Mamadou Sakho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his sides second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield, April 20, 2016, Liverpool, England (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Struggling Premier League side Crystal Palace have made enquiries into Liverpool’s outcast defender Mamadou Sakho.   The 26-year-old has been completely frozen out of Jurgen Klopp’s plans at Liverpool since a bust-up with the manager on a pre-season tour in 2016. It was reported at the time that he missed training, a team dinner and a flight. In turn, Klopp viewed this as disrespectful …

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Robbie Brady And Scott Hogan Subjects Of Premier League Bids

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Robbie Brady of Norwich City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Norwich City at The Hawthorns on March 19, 2016 in West Bromwich, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace have reportedly failed in a bid to secure the services of Ireland international Robbie Brady. The Eastern Daily Press claim that the Eagles had a £10 million bid rejected by Norwich for the 24 year-old. Recently appointed Palace boss Sam Alardyce has admitted in recent weeks that Brady is a player on his radar this month. Brady has …

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Four More Clubs Join The Chase For Robbie Brady [Report]

Transfer Premier League 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Georgia Ireland's Robbie Brady

The race to sign Republic of Ireland and Norwich winger Robbie Brady has reportedly intensified. Further to the Mirror’s claims on Wednesday that Premier League sides Leicester City and Crystal Palace were in contention to sign the highly-rated 24-year-old, the same outlet has now furthered that by alleging that as many as four more clubs are in the hunt for …

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Watch: Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud Scores Sensational Scorpion Kick Goal Against Crystal Palace


In a case of scorpion kick goals being all the rage now, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has added one of his own. The French international emulated Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s stunning strike against Sunderland last week (and then some) by scoring this screamer against Crystal Palace on Sunday afternoon. _____ Reacting to a cross from Alexis Sanchez that had been hit behind …

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Crystal Palace Confirm Sam Allardyce As New Manager

TRNAVA, SLOVAKIA - SEPTEMBER 04: Sam Allardyce manager of England looks on prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group F qualifying match between Slovakia and England at City Arena on September 4, 2016 in Trnava, Slovakia. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce will take over as manager of Crystal Palace, after the Premier League club parted ways with Alan Pardew yesterday. It is being widely reported that the former England manager has taken up a two-and-a-half year deal with the side who are currently battling relegation. Sam Allardyce agrees 2.5yr deal to become #CPFC boss. Signing contract soon. In charge …

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The Damning Stats That Show Why Crystal Palace Had To Sack Alan Pardew

HULL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 10: Alan Pardew manager of Crystal Palace looks on prior to the Premier League match between Hull City and Crystal Palace at KCOM Stadium on December 10, 2016 in Hull, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

On Thursday afternoon, Crystal Palace confirmed that manager Alan Pardew had been sacked with immediate effect. Pardew leaves the Eagles after almost two years at the club, having arrived at Selhurst Park from Newcastle United (who were on the brink of sacking him anyway) in January 2015. He departs with Palace currently sitting in 17th place in the Premier League, …

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David Moyes Suggests Regret At Taking Sunderland Job

SWANSEA, WALES - DECEMBER 10: Sunderland manager David Moyes reacts during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Sunderland at Liberty Stadium on December 10, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

David Moyes has suggested that he would not have taken the Sunderland job if he’d known things would be this bad. The former Manchester United and Everton manager took over from Sam Allardyce last summer, but he has not been able to build on his predecessor’s form and the Black Cats find themselves rooted to the bottom of the Premier …

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Jack Wilshere Explains Why He Felt He Had To Leave Arsenal On Loan

WATFORD, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 01: Jack Wilshere of AFC Bournemouth holds his leg after going down injured during the Premier League match between Watford and AFC Bournemouth at Vicarage Road on October 1, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Jack Wilshere has opened up on his decision to leave Arsenal on loan for the season. The midfielder signed for Bournemouth on a season-long deal on transfer deadline day, and has since started in six Premier League games for the Cherries. While competition for places at Arsenal was always going to be tough this season, Wilshere has revealed that it …

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