Sam Allardyce

Profile: Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce

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

    • Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic on Crystal Palace radar
      Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic is on Crystal Palace's radar. The Sun says Eagles supremo Steve Parish has moved fast after Sam Allardyce's shock resignation, putting the Fulham coach at the top of his wanted list.
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      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.

      Sam Allardyce open to Jermain Defoe reunion

      Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce is open to the prospect of signing Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe, should they beat the Premier League drop this season.

      Newcastle and Crystal Palace to compete for England goalkeeper

      Newcastle United and Crystal Palace are both teams on the up. After a season in the Championship, Newcastle will be back in the Premier League next season and since the arrival of Sam Allardyce, Crystal Palace are now pushing for the top half of the Premier League. Both teams are set to compete this summer for the signature of an England goalkeeper. 

      Crystal Palace to offer bumper contract to Zaha

      Crystal Palace will seek to fend off the impending interest from Tottenham Hotspur by offering a double-your-money contract to star performer Wilfried Zaha.

      Crystal Palace to rival West Ham for Lamine Kone

      Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce is reportedly planning a raid on former club Sunderland as he seeks to secure the services of defender Lamine Kone.

      Crystal Palace want £40 million for star man

      Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has produced some of his best form for the Eagles this season, particularly since manager Sam Allardyce has taken over. The club has some great players in their ranks and will no doubt be looking to push up the Premier League table next season, although other teams are showing interest in signing their key players, such as Zaha. 

      Benteke returns to Anfield to haunt Liverpool

      Former Liverpool striker Christian Benteke returned to Anfield on Sunday to score a brace of goals that could seriously harm the Merseyside team's chances of a top four Premier League finish. 

      Crystal Palace chasing Jay Rodriguez

      Crystal Palace are reportedly prepared to offer an escape route to Jay Rodriguez who has struggled to cement a regular starting role at Southampton.

      Sam Allardyce rules out John Terry move

      Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce has dismissed suggestions that his side could move for the services of Chelsea defender John Terry in the summer.

      Brighton, Newcastle vying for Arsenal full-back

      Championship high-flyers Brighton & Hove Albion and Newcastle United will reportedly battle it out for the services of Arsenal right-back Carl Jenkinson in the summer.

      Allardyce concedes Wilfried Zaha could leave

      Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce has admitted that his side could lose the services of Wilfried Zaha amid interest from a host of elite English clubs.