Man City score five as Palace set unwanted record

Premier League leaders Manchester City eventually overpowered a Crystal Palace side who became the first team in English Football League history to start a season with six defeats and no goals.City were only top alphabetically before kick-off, but now lead neighbours Manchester United on goal difference after continuing a prolific

'He practises from here to eternity' – how Hodgson can revive Palace

Crystal Palace have turned to former England manager Roy Hodgson to pick up the pieces following Frank de Boer's brief reign as boss.Hodgson's search for Palace's first Premier League point - and goal - of the season starts with a home game against Southampton on Saturday.But his hard work will

Palace had no confidence in De Boer two weeks ago

Crystal Palace were already considering replacing manager Frank de Boer two weeks before he was eventually sacked.De Boer, 47, met with Palace chairman Steve Parish and sporting director Dougie Freedman on Monday, 28 August. Parish and Freedman left that meeting very underwhelmed and with no confidence that the Dutchman was

Laura and Jason Kenny receive CBEs at Buckingham Palace

Olympians Laura and Jason Kenny have each received CBEs from the Princess Royal for their services to cycling."I almost feel like I don't deserve it," said four-time gold medallist Laura. "It's such a huge honour, but I feel like all I do is ride a bike."The pair, who are expecting

Jessica Ennis-Hill receives damehood at Buckingham Palace

Media playback is unsupported on your deviceFormer heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill has formally been made a dame during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace. The 31-year-old, from Sheffield, has received the honour for her services to athletics.Ennis-Hill, who won gold at London 2012 Olympics and silver four years later in Rio, announced

Palace inflict damaging defeat on Arsenal

Crystal Palace continued their recent revival to boost their Premier League survival hopes and leave Arsenal struggling to maintain their run of top-four finishes under Arsene Wenger.Palace led through Andros Townsend's close-range finish, doubling their lead when Yohan Cabaye's shot looped in.Luka Milivojevic clinched victory with a firm, low penalty