Alan Pardew has dismissed suggestions that he feels quite relieved

Former Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has dismissed suggestions that he feels quite relieved to be away from the north-east club and into Crystal Palace. Pardew joined Crystal Palace at the start of 2015 and this has been beneficial to both parties.

The London club were involved in a relegation fight when Pardew came to the club. Since then, they have won several matches and have moved into a position where even a top-10 finish remains a possibility. Pardew was one of the longest serving manager in English football prior to joining Palace. He had been at Newcastle for four years.

During this period, Pardew faced a number of ups and downs. After coming very close to sealing a Champions League spot in the 2011-12 season, the manager faced a lot of criticism from his own supporters on a number of occasions. This was very evident even at the start of the season. Pardew has revealed that his biggest regret will come in the fact that he did not get enough results in the Tyne-Wear derby. Pardew became the first Newcastle manager to lose four consecutive matches against Sunderland. However, the former boss has praised the support received by Newcastle and says that it remains one of the best clubs he has coached. Continue reading “Alan Pardew has dismissed suggestions that he feels quite relieved”

Alan Pardew helps Club with his Magic

Alan Pardew has been once again able to weave his magic at a club struggling against the threat of relegation after his Crystal Palace team have achieved two back-to-back victories since taking over.

Pardew surprised many by decided to quit Newcastle United, who appeared to be in a position to get a Europa league spot, for Palace who have been struggling with relegation for most of the season. However, the recent victories have helped Crystal Palace look at the potential top half finish come the end of the season. Keen to build on this improved form, the former West Ham manager says that he is looking at signing a few players this January transfer window.

Crystal Palace are likely to have made a significant transfer funds available for Pardew, who has revealed that the club are targeting at least four players in January. Continue reading “Alan Pardew helps Club with his Magic”