“We need to pull our finger out”
Asked if the Eagles were now in a relegation battle ahead of tonight’s trip to fellow scrappers Sunderland, Pardew said: “Of course we are.
“We need to pull our finger out – me, my staff, my players – because the West Brom game in the first half wasn’t us.
“It’s no good me telling my staff to pull their finger out if I’m not doing it myself, so I’ll do what I need to do.
“As much as I’m looking at myself, I’m looking at my players, I’m looking at my staff, saying, ‘Come on, stop daydreaming, get on with it.’