Tag: Frank de Boer

Norwich ‘control’ pleases boss Neil

Jonny Howson celebrates his winning goal against Bristol City on Tuesday Norwich boss Alex Neil was pleased with his side’s “control” during their 1-0 victory over Bristol City on Tuesday. The Canaries, who won thanks to Jonny Howson’s goal, are second in the Championship with two wins from three. “The first 10 minutes were quite

Wales’ Ledley limps off in Palace win

Joe Ledley joined Crystal Palace from Celtic in January 2014 Midfielder Joe Ledley has given Wales a Euro 2016 fitness worry after coming off during Crystal Palace’s 2-1 win over Stoke City. Ledley, 29, replaced the injured Yohan Cabaye for the second half but limped off 11 minutes later. Palace travel to Southampton for their

Palace turn to rugby boss ‘for lift’

Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew invited Eddie Jones to watch training Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew has enlisted the help of England rugby union coach Eddie Jones to give his side a “little bit of a lift”. The Eagles have booked a first FA Cup final appearance for 26 years and face Manchester United at

Lloris hails boss influence

Hugo Lloris has revealed he was convinced to stay at Tottenham the moment he met head coach Mauricio Pochettino. Lloris has been one of the Spurs’ star performers this season, but his future was uncertain when Andre Villas-Boas, who signed him from Lyon in 2012, and then Tim Sherwood were sacked. Off the pitch, Tottenham