Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce

  • Current club: West Ham United
  • Date of Birth: 19 October 1954
  • Birthplace: Dudley, Dudley, Worcestershire, England, UK
  • Position: Defender

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      Everton after Ronald Koeman

       “Write what you want to write.” These are the now infamous last words of Ronald Koeman, who had his head placed on the chopping block at Everton’s Finch Farm yesterday and subsequently lost his job.  

      Was De Boer the right man for Palace?

      It’s been a bit of a tough time for Crystal Palace over recent years in the English Premier League. After a good impact by Alan Pardew, things began to sour, with Palace in desperate trouble and facing relegation. Steve Parish made the best decision possible and employed Sam Allardyce as Pardew’s replacement. A man who has never been relegated from the top flight and has often dug even the most doomed teams out of trouble. Big Sam called time on his managerial career in May this year, step forward Frank de Boer.

      Leicester City eyeing Andros Townsend deal

      Leicester City are reportedly weighing up a move for Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend who is being seen as a potential replacement for Riyad Mahrez.

      Marseille, Everton to compete for Chelsea outcast

      Premier League holders Chelsea are prepared to end their association with striker Loic Remy once they recruit a new marksman to their ranks.

      Crystal Palace officially appoint Frank de Boer as new manager

      After much speculation surrounding the Palace managerial position, the club have now officially appointed ex-Inter Milan boss Frank de Boer as their new manager.

      Burnley boss keen on Crystal Palace job

      Sean Dyche could reportedly end his long-term association with Burnley amid the managerial vacancy at Crystal Palace.

      Crystal Palace approach former Manchester City manager

      Crystal Palace's search for a new manager has taken a new turn, with The Eagles now opening talks with a former Manchester City manager who is currently working in the Chinese Super League. 

      Ranieri to be considered for Crystal Palace job

      Crystal Palace have been without a manager since the shock resignation of Sam Allardyce after the final game of the season. Several established managers have been linked with the vacant role and now Claudio Ranieri is the man people want to see given the job. 

      Roy Hodgson desperate to land Crystal Palace job

      Former England manager Roy Hodgson has emerged as a candidate for the vacant Crystal Palace manager's position, as the experienced coach looks to prove that he still has what it takes to be successful, despite struggling in his last role with the Three Lions.

      Watford appoint Marco Silva

      After leaving Hull City following their relegation from the Premier League and being linked with several clubs ever since, the future of Marco Silva has now been decided. Silva will take charge of Watford, who have been without a manager since the dismissal of Walter Mazzarri.

      Marco Silva in advanced talks with Watford, but Crystal Palace still interested

      Despite not being able to save Hull City from relegation, Marco Silva has received great praise for the work that he did with The Tigers. He left the club this week, making a number of teams jump at the opportunity of hiring him. 

      Wilfried Zaha signs new five-year deal with Crystal Palace

      Zaha pledged his future to the club and put pen to paper a new deal that will keep him at Selhurst Park till 2022.

      Newcastle set to bid for Andros Townsend after Sam Allardyce's resignation

      Rafa Benitez is keen to bring another winger to the club for Newcastle's return to the Premier League, and the door has opened up to bring Townsend back to the club following Sam Allardyce's resignation from Crystal Palace.

      Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce leaves club

      Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce has shocked the club by announcing that he wants to leave his role, just six months into his two and a half year contract. 

      Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce wants both Gael Clichy and Bacary Sagna

      The Manchester City duo, who are both out of contract at the end of the season, are being lined up as potential summer signings for a resurgent Crystal Palace.

      Crystal Palace enter Jermain Defoe chase

      Crystal Palace Sam Allardyce is prepared to join the likes of West Ham United and Bournemouth in the pursuit to sign Jermain Defoe in the summer.

      Crystal Palace line up Manchester City pair

      With just one game remaining in the Premier League season, managers are preparing their shortlists for the upcoming transfer window. Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce is reported to be lining up a move for two Manchester City defenders. 

      Wilfried Zaha set for Palace extension?

      Crystal Palace are set to reward Wilfried Zaha with a bumper contract in order to fend off interest from Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur this summer.

      Arsenal and Spurs to fight it out for Zaha

      North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur will both compete in the summer to complete the signing of Crystal Palace talisman Wilfried Zaha. Reports today suggest that the teams could be willing to pay up to £30 million for the skilful winger. 

      Crystal Palace eye move for Sunderland defender

      Crystal Palace are reportedly eyeing an approach for Sunderland defender Lamine Kone, who could be available for a bargain price in the summer.