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Dec 09

Police must get to bottom of false stories about Crystal Palace fans | Daniel Taylor

The origin of the mysterious misinformation about knuckle-dusters and knives being found at the game at Brighton needs to be tracked downThere is an old episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm in which Larry David is sitting in traffic when the lights cha…

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Dec 09

Christian Benteke misses late penalty as Crystal Palace and Bournemouth draw

Crystal Palace may come to rue this as the moment their bid for Premier League survival stalled. The game was deep into stoppage time at the end when Charlie Daniels was penalised for tripping Wilfried Zaha, the referee awarding his second spot-kick of…

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Dec 08

Crystal Palace criticise decision to opt for evening FA Cup tie at Brighton

• London club frustrated by reduced ticket allocation for derby fixture• ‘We assumed good sense would prevail and it would be early daytime kick-off’Crystal Palace have expressed dismay at the decision to play their FA Cup third-round tie at Brighton &…

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Dec 08

Crystal Palace v Bournemouth: match preview

Roy Hodgson’s Crystal Palace are much improved and off the foot of the table – no mean feat since they are without an away league goal since April – but their precarious predicament means they cannot afford to pass up the chance to build on recent mome…

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Dec 07

Crystal Palace fans get police apology over claim they took weapons to Brighton

• Police had said fans tried to enter with knives and knuckledusters• ‘We accept that this information was incorrect,’ say Sussex policeSussex police have been forced into an embarrassing climbdown after admitting their claim that significant numbers o…

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Dec 04

Crystal Palace to protect transfer budget despite £100m stadium plans

• Proposals include increasing capacity by 8,000 to 34,000• Steve Parish: ‘This is the club’s long-term future’The Crystal Palace chairman, Steve Parish, has said funds for next month’s transfer window are ring-fenced and will not be affected by the cl…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/2017/dec/04/crystal-palace-selhurst-park-redevelopment-plans-increase-capacity

Dec 02

Alan Pardew frustrated as West Brom draw a blank against Crystal Palace

This may not have been exactly how Alan Pardew would have imagined his return to the dugout, yet on a day that saw both he and opposite number Roy Hodgson face their former clubs, a first clean sheet in 10 matches at least gave West Brom’s new manager …

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Nov 30

Everton put faith in Big Sam successfully renewing his big ambitions

Sam Allardyce said his days in club management were over when he left Crystal Palace, but the lure of a big job was always likely to be too much to resist Related: Everton v West Ham United: Premier League – live! ‘I have no ambitions to take another j…

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Nov 29

Crystal Palace gatecrashers a return to the ‘dark days’, say Sussex police

• Two stewards sent to hospital and Brighton stadium’s gates closed early • Six people arrested and genuine fans denied entry can apply for refundsDisorder caused by fans around Brighton’s match against Crystal Palace on Tuesday has been described as a…

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Nov 28

Crystal Palace hold Brighton but flares in crowd may prompt FA sanction

There was a moment here when Glenn Murray thought his time had come. Only eight minutes remained of a fraught derby, a contest so tense as to be excruciating at times, when Anthony Knockaert swung over the hosts’ latest corner and Brighton & Hove A…

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