Crystal Palace talks with Allardyce as a possible successor to Pardew


Crystal Palace talks with Allardyce as a possible successor to Pardew

Sam Allardyce is close to a return in the coaching. The 62-year-old Englishman is in talks with Crystal Palace for the Thursday dismissed Alan Pardew to follow.

“I am here to work with chairman Steve Parish to speak. If, together, we come out, it will be fine,” said Allardyce on Friday upon arrival at the training facilities of Crystal Palace against Sky Sports.

The 62-year-old Allardyce called it “fantastic” that he was at Crystal Palace are trainerscarrière stressed.

According to several British media will Allardyce chose a contract for 2.5 years signs. He will Monday, on Boxing Day all sit on the couch, as the number seventeen of the Premier League against Watford plays. Watford is twelfth.


Three months ago you stopped Allardyce as coach of England, after The Telegraph images to the outside had brought that showed that he negotiated with undercover journalists from the British newspaper, who posed as representatives of an Asian company, on a remuneration of approximately 460,000 euro for a fictitious deal about illegal transferpraktijken.

Allardyce felt it framed, but saw through the scandal of no other solution than a blow. He was at that time only 67 days in office as head coach.

Earlier it was Allardyce in the Premier League coach of Newcastle United, Sunderland, West Ham United, Bolton Wanderers and Blackburn Rovers.

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