Leeds draws at Palace, 5 points clear of EPL bottom 3
Britain Soccer Premier League Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha, left, and Leeds United's Robin Koch battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Leeds United at Selhurst Park, London, Monday April 25, 2022. (John Walton/PA via AP) (John Walton)LONDON — (AP) — Leeds moved five points clear of the relegation zone by drawing at Crystal Palace 0-0 in the English Premier League on Monday. So every point could be crucial, and it was earned after Palace striker Jean-Philippe Mateta wasted the best of the chances, failing to really test Leeds goalkeeper Illan Meslier. Palace was able to bring an end to its three-match losing streak in all competitions but remained in 14th, nine points above the bottom three. Shortly afterward, Zaha had another chance to play in Mateta through the middle but his pass lacked pace and Leeds was able to clear.wftv.com
'Big Sam' pulls off another stunner at Anfield in EPL
West Bromwich Albion's manager Sam Allardyce shouts during an English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Sunday Dec. 27, 2020. (Clive Brunskill/Pool via AP)A trip to Anfield has become the most daunting match in English soccer. Unless, that is, you are Sam Allardyce. Go back to April 2017 and it was Allardyce who led Crystal Palace to a 2-1 win over Liverpool at Anfield. Indeed, Allardyce is unbeaten in each of his last four league games at Anfield.