Sunderland boss Allardyce claims that Palace’s players have ‘been on the pop’ this week after their victory in the semi-final
Alan Pardew returns to St James’ Park on Saturday braced for a hostile reception but has been left stunned by astonishing criticism from a member of his own squad.
RAFA BENITEZ has urged the Toon Army to lay off former manager Alan Pardew and cheer Newcastle on to the win he believes is vital to keep alive their survival prospects.
• Former Newcastle manager Pardew back at St James’ with Crystal Palace • ‘Palace’s players will be thinking about FA Cup final,’ says Benítez Alan Pardew can expect a hot reception on Saturday afternoon when he takes charge of his first match at St James’ Park since leaving Newcastle United for…
The Palace manager can expect a hostile reception at St James’ Park, where he is still apportioned some blame for Newcastle’s decline, whereas he has always seemed more comfortable at his current club Alan Pardew initially spoke fondly of his time on Tyneside as the public face of a “beast” of a…
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Cheick Tiote believes he and his Newcastle team-mates owe it to manager Rafa Benitez to fight for their Premier League survival ahead of Saturday's clash with Crystal Palace.
Alan Pardew returns to the club where mention of his name still polarises opinion, in charge of a Palace side who may have reached the FA Cup final but remain on a shocking league run. They do though possess Yohan Cabaye, and Rafa Benítez will be anxious to stop Tyneside’s one-time favourite…