Eberechi Eze qualifies with England for Euro2021

Though he is still very much on the radar of Nigerian football officials, Eberechi Eze featured as a 63rd-minute substitute on Tuesday night as England Under-21s secured their Euro 2021 place with a win over Turkey. The Young Lions were gifted an early lead through Huseyin Turkmen’s own goal and looked set to confirm their victory only for Eddie Nketiah…

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Crystal Palace and Fulham keen to sign Man Utd ex-player

Fulham and Crystal Palace are among a number of clubs keen to take Joshua King from Bournemouth this summer. The forward wants an immediate return to the Premier League after suffering relegation with the Cherries in July. And there was a hope his old club Manchester United would come knocking. A move to Old Trafford didn’t materialise and the 28-year-old…

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Chelsea loaning Batshuayi back to crystal Palace

Chelsea misfit Michy Batshuayi is poised to rejoin Crystal Palace on loan. Batshuayi will sign a new one-year contract extension with the Blues and then return to Selhurst Park, where he scored seven goals in 13 games on loan in 2018-19. Chelsea had been trying to sell the 26-year-old Belgium striker, who also had interest from Leeds and West Brom. But he will…

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Racism: “I’m scared to even look up my direct messages any more” -Zaha

Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha believes black footballers are being put off using social media because of the volume of racist abuse. The Ivory Coast international reported just one of many examples he has received earlier this month, which resulted in a 12-year-old boy being arrested in connection with the incident. The boy has since been released under investigation. Zaha says he…

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Zaha fears being priced out of the market by Palace

Wantaway Wilfried Zaha fears being priced out of the market by Crystal Palace for a second year running. Arsenal dropped their interest last summer after the Eagles slapped a £100million price tag on the winger.  The 27-year-old has told the club he wants to leave this summer after scoring just four goals in a disappointing campaign.  Everton are ready to…

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Boy, 12, arrested for sending Zaha racist message on Twitter

A 12-year-old boy was arrested by police after Crystal Palace player Wilfried Zaha highlighted racist abuse he received ahead of Sunday’s Premier League match at Aston Villa. The racist messages and images referenced the Ivory Coast international being Black and showed the Ku Klux Klan. They were sent on Instagram from a user who referenced central England-based club Villa in their name. “Woke up…

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Interesting facts about United new signing, Wan-Bissaka

All you need to know about United's new signing, Wan-Bissaka

As English giants Manchester United completed the signing of Crystal Palace right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Elitempire looks at the interesting things to know about the Old Trafford new man. Aaron Wan-Bissaka is an English Professional footballer who played for Premier League side, Crystal Palace as a right back before joining United in a record-breaking deal. Wan-Bissaka, who is of Congolese decent…

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Man U. signs Crystal Palace star, Aaron Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United has completed the signing of 21-year-old Crystal Palace right back, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, the English Premier League giants finally announced on Saturday. In an episode that saw the talented right-back pen a five-year deal worth almost £50 million, the club also announced that their new boy will be wearing the number 29 shirt as manager, Ole Gunnar Solksjaer looks…

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Raheem Sterling double against Palace keeps City in title race

Raheem Sterling double against Palace keeps City in title race

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola threw himself backward then banged the side of the dugout with his fist after seeing Raheem Sterling skew wide an early chance from close range against Crystal Palace. Following this reaction, Sterling responded in the best way possible. The England winger put City ahead five minutes later and added a second goal — his 21st…

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