Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock (left) and Chelsea manager José Mourinho before the Barclays Premier League match at Selhurst Park, London. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

José Mourinho believes his unbeaten Chelsea side would be champions elect in any other championship than the Premier League after their scintillating(...)

Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace scores his team’s second against  Leicester City at Selhurst Park. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Graziano Pelle’s acrobatic volley ensured an unhappy south coast return for Harry Redknapp as Southampton saw off QPR 2-1 at St Mary’s. On-loan defen(...)

 Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could return from a thigh injury to play some part in the Merseyside derby on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Arsenal (4) v Tottenham (9) Arsenal expect to have midfielder Mathieu Flamini back from a dead leg. Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Per Merte(...)

Fraizer Campbell of Crystal Palace celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the  Premier League match against  Everton at Goodison Park. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Everton 2 Crystal Palace 3Crystal Palace and Europe do not combine well for Everton. Five months on from a 3-2 win that edged Tony Pulis’s team toward(...)

Mame Biram Diouf of Stoke City scores the only goal of the Premier League game against Manchester City at Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Premier League round-up: Mame Biram Diouf scored a sensational winner as Stoke claimed a shock 1-0 win over champions Manchester City at the Etihad St(...)

Burnley host Chelsea in a Division One game  from Turf Moor, Burnley circa 1965. The club have been playing on this piece of land since February 1883. Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty

Angel Di Maria’s last appearance for Real Madrid came in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup against neighbours Atletico almost a fortnight ago. Th(...)

Crystal Palace new manager Neil Warnock is back for asecond stint at the club and wants to sign Wilfred Zaha on a season long loan deal. Photograph: Neil Everitt/PA Wire.

Neil Warnock hopes to complete the season-long loan deal to bring Wilfried Zaha back to Crystal Palace.Warnock expects his first signing in his secon(...)

 New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock  at Selhurst Park today.  Photograph: Neil Everitt/PA Wire

Crystal Palace have ended their search for a new manager by reappointing Neil Warnock, who has been out of work since leaving Leeds last year, and wil(...)

Former Nottingham Forest captain Stuart Pearce has hinted he could be interested in becoming manager at the City Ground. Photograph: Scott Heppell/PA Wire

Former Nottingham Forest captain Stuart Pearce has hinted he could be interested in becoming manager at the City Ground following the departure(...)

Chris Coleman has come in for some heavy support with the bookies.

Alex McLeish has indicated a desire to become Crystal Palace’s new manager, saying that he would not be fazed by the challenge of keeping the struggli(...)