Vital Football

Latest Crystal Palace News

Holloway To Focus On Youth

Holloway To Focus On Youth

Ian Holloway has admitted one of the main reasons he moved to Palace was because of our fantastic Academy, and he knows there will be more gems coming through.

Speaking to the Daily Mail Holloway explained.

'The main reason I came here is because behind this group is a wonderful youth set up run by Gary. If Wilfried turned out like that I'll find more diamonds. I've already seen it, I'm not ever going to bring a player here who blocks our youth players. I'm going to play them first and give them a chance to do it. It's all about producing players and this club has done it for years and years and that's what I want to do.'

Holloway adds that he would love to be at Palace for years to come and nurture all our potential Zaha's through into the first team, and one thing about Holloway, if he thinks you're good enough, he'll have faith in you.

I'd also imagine that Holloway will be happy to loan players out at regular intervals as they come through from the Academy to give them as much pitch time as possible to develop.

Vital Crystal Palace on: facebook

Vital Crystal Palace on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Eddy Eagle
Date:Wednesday November 7 2012
Time: 5:40PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Selby Wants Frampton Next

Recent Crystal Palace Articles

Vital View - Premier League, 14th-15th Jan 2017

Chelsea returned to winning ways to open up a seven point lead at the top of the Premier League with Tottenham up to 2nd. Swansea are bottom, below Sunderland and Hull - who did win.

Stats: West Ham v Crystal Palace

All the stats from West Ham (3) vs (0) Crystal Palace, London Stadium, 14/1/17 Att: 56,984

West Ham v Crystal Palace - Team Sheets

Crystal Palace are at the London Stadium as visitors today to West Ham, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Schlupp Becomes First Signing

Having spoken about defensive recruitment, manager Sam Allardyce's first signing is versatile Leicester City player Jeff Schlupp.

Archived Vital Palace Articles

Vital Palace articles from

Site Journalists

Eddy Eagle
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Ham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Hennessey0%
Tomkins80%
Dann0%
Delaney0%
Ward0%
McArthur0%
Ledley0%
Townsend20%
Cabaye0%
Puncheon0%
Benteke0%
Sub - Lee Chung-yong0%
Sub - Remy0%
Sub - Schlupp0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 21 17 1 3 52 30
2 Spurs 21 13 6 2 45 29
3 Liverpool 21 13 6 2 45 25
4 Arsenal 21 13 5 3 44 26
5 Man City 21 13 3 5 42 15
6 Man Utd 21 11 7 3 40 12
7 Everton 21 9 6 6 33 9
8 WBA 21 8 5 8 29 0
9 Stoke 21 7 6 8 27 -6
10 Burnley 21 8 2 11 26 -8
11 AFC Bournemouth 21 7 4 10 25 -7
12 West Ham 21 7 4 10 25 -9
13 Southampton 21 6 6 9 24 -7
14 Watford 21 6 5 10 23 -13
15 Leicester City 21 5 6 10 21 -10
16 Middlesbrough 21 4 8 9 20 -5
17 Crystal Palace 21 4 4 13 16 -10
18 Hull City 21 4 4 13 16 -25
19 Sunderland 21 4 3 14 15 -20
20 Swansea 21 4 3 14 15 -26
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Crystal Palace Results (view all)

Crystal Palace Fixtures (view all)

Jan 17 2017 8:00PM : Bolton Wanderers (H)
FA Cup
Jan 21 2017 3:00PM : Everton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Jan 31 2017 7:45PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 11 2017 3:00PM : Stoke City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Middlesbrough (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.noburberry4
Write for Vital Football