Is second season syndrome a misleading prognosis?

Fans of Hull and Crystal Palace may have less to fear than commentators would have them believe

Palace would do well to avoid Mackay appointment

Reports today suggest former Cardiff City boss Malky Mackay has been chosen by Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish to be the man to follow in the footsteps of LMA Premier League Manager of the Year Tony Pulis. Mackay himself won the LMA Championship Manager of the Year in 2013 as Cardiff were promoted into the […]

Arsenal 2 – 1 Crystal Palace – below par Gunners dig deep to win

Aaron Ramsey strikes late to give the Gunners an opening day win, while Crystal Palace rue mistakes while defending set pieces. Find out how the game was won and answers to the big questions facing the Gunners and the Eagles in the weeks ahead.

Pulis leaves Palace in Peril

Palace manager departs and leaves the Eagles in disarray

Stoke City in 2014/15 – Bojan will add spark to solidity

Can the Potters push on during 2014/15?

Crystal Palace in 2014/15 – Building on solid foundations

Does Tony Pulis face a difficult second season in charge at Selhurst Park?

Three teams that must…improve their attack

Goals win games, and Crystal Palace, Newcastle and Hull each need more goals next season.

Three teams that must…improve their midfield

Newcastle, Spurs and Aston Villa all need to improve in the middle of the park

Poyet, Pulis or Sherwood – who had the biggest impact?

Where would Palace, Sunderland and Spurs be if the season had started the day they appointed their new managers?

Manager of the Year? Spare a thought for Pulis, Bruce and Hughes

They may work at the less glamorous end of the Premier League, but these managers deserve recognition.