LONDON (AP) — Anthony Knockaert's superb second-half strike gave Brighton a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday, distancing the team further from the relegation...
Zaha scores, sent off in Palace’s 1-1 draw at Southampton
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Wilfried Zaha scored and was sent off for sarcastically applauding the referee in Crystal Palace's 1-1 draw at Southampton in the Premier League on Wednesday.
With his first goal since September, Zaha put Palace in the lead in the 41st minute after drilling home a shot inside the near post from Andros Townsend's pass.
James Ward-Prowse equalized for Southampton in the 77th, scoring for the third straight league game with a first-time finish from just inside the area.
Palace knocks Tottenham out of FA Cup, Chelsea advances
LONDON (AP) — Tottenham exited its second competition in four days after losing 2-0 at Crystal Palace in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Sunday, and defending champion Chelsea was boosted by two video reviews in beating Sheffield Wednesday 3-0.
Salah nets 2 as Liverpool beats Palace to keep up title push
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 4-3 on Saturday to maintain its push for the Premier League title.
Juergen Klopp's side went seven points clear of Manchester City ahead of the champions playing Huddersfield on Sunday.
Andros Townsend had given Palace a surprise lead in the first half but, after Salah leveled a minute into the second half, Roberto Firmino put Liverpool in front in the 53rd minute.
Cardiff resists strong pressure to draw 0-0 at Palace
LONDON (AP) — Cardiff resisted intense pressure to secure only its second English Premier League point away from home in drawing at Crystal Palace 0-0 on Wednesday.
The Bluebirds were hammered by Manchester United 5-1 on Saturday and could have lost just as heavily at Selhurst Park but goalkeeper Neil Etheridge's resilience, Palace's unconvincing finishing, and some desperate defending earned them a point.
Palace shocks Man City 3-2 in biggest EPL upset so far
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Crystal Palace put three goals past defending champion Manchester City, including a stunning volley by Andros Townsend, to win 3-2 on Saturday in the biggest upset of the English Premier League so far.
Man City fell four points behind leader Liverpool with one round to go before the midway stage of the campaign as Townsend scored one of the goals of the season in City's first league defeat at Etihad Stadium since April.
No Zaha, no problem as Crystal Palace beats Leicester 1-0
LONDON (AP) — Crystal Palace showed it can cope without Wilfried Zaha, the club's most influential player, when the London team edged Leicester 1-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday.
The Ivory Coast forward was sidelined through suspension but captain Luka Milivojevic produced an outstanding first-half finish to lift his side to 15th place in the standings and clear of the bottom three.
Crystal Palace ends winless streak at Burnley’s expense
LONDON (AP) — Crystal Palace ended its eight-match winless streak with a 2-0 victory at Selhurst Park as Burnley's unconvincing English Premier League campaign took another turn for the worse on Saturday.
James McArthur scored Palace's first goal from open play at home this season in the 16th minute, and Andros Townsend secured the win with a fine goal 12 minutes from time.
Morata double helps Chelsea sink Palace 3-1 in EPL
LONDON (AP) — Alvaro Morata continued his recent resurgence with two goals and fellow Spaniard Pedro added a third to inspire Chelsea to a 3-1 victory against Crystal Palace in the English Premier League on Sunday.
Unbeaten Chelsea made a slow start but Morata cheered the Stamford Bridge crowd by putting his team in front from close range in the 32nd minute after pouncing on a cross by Pedro.
Fulham beaten by Palace on EPL return despite heavy spending
LONDON (AP) — Crystal Palace taught Fulham a painful lesson on its London rival's return to the Premier League with a 2-0 victory on Saturday.
Having absorbed much of Fulham's pressure, Palace punished rare lapses in intensity and concentration to score toward the end of each half through Jeffrey Schlupp and then Wilfried Zaha.
LONDON (AP) — Nemanja Matic scored a stunning long-range goal in injury time as Manchester United came from two goals down to beat Crystal Palace 3-2 in a wild English Premier League game and reclaim second place on Monday.
The midfielder's first goal for United turned out to be a special one, as he collected a loose ball about 25 meters out and sent a dipping shot into the corner.
Benteke ends goal drought as Palace beats Leicester 3-0
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Christian Benteke ended a 13-game goal drought for Crystal Palace in a 3-0 victory at Leicester in the Premier League on Saturday.
The Belgium striker headed in Andros Townsend's cross in the 19th minute to score his first goal since the penultimate game of last season in May. It came a week after Benteke defied team orders by taking — and missing — a penalty in a draw with Bournemouth.
Brighton held 0-0 by last-place Palace
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Premier League struggler Crystal Palace earned its first away point of the season with a 0-0 draw at Brighton on Tuesday.
Bottom of the table, Palace was unable to make a breakthrough as the team's search for a first league goal on the road since April continues.
Son strikes as Tottenham beats Palace 1-0 in Premier League
LONDON (AP) — Son Heung-min's second-half goal secured Tottenham a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Sunday.
The South Korea forward pounced on a weak clearance to curl in a shot from just inside the area in the 64th minute, as a depleted Spurs side eked out a victory over the league's last-place team.
Crystal Palace come back to draw with West Ham 2-2 in EPL
LONDON (AP) — Manager Roy Hodgson departed to raucous applause after Crystal Palace roared back from two goals down to draw with West Ham 2-2 at home in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Palace remained last in the standings, but this was the team's second match in the last three it has secured at least a point.
Javier Hernandez and Andre Ayew put West Ham a flattering two up at Selhurst Park by halftime.
Arsenal humiliated again in 3-0 loss at Crystal Palace
LONDON (AP) — Arsenal produced another dreadful away performance in losing at relegation-threatened Crystal Palace 3-0 in the English Premier League on Monday, further damaging the team's chances of qualifying for next season's Champions League.
Palace exploited Arsenal's weakness and lack of leadership in defense, scoring in the 18th minute through Andros Townsend before midfielders Yohan Cabaye and Luka Milivojevic — from the penalty spot — added more goals in the second half.
Sterling out of Southgate’s 1st games in charge of England
LONDON (AP) — Injury has denied Raheem Sterling the chance to take his fine Manchester City form away with England.
The 21-year-old winger has responded to a tough European Championship after which he called himself "the hated one" by flourishing under Pep Guardiola at City.
Sterling has scored five goals in 10 appearances for City this season, but an unspecified injury means he will miss interim manager Gareth Southgate's first matches in charge of England, against Malta and Slovenia.