Upon his appointment as Eagles boss in January 2015, the 55-year-old claimed he risked ruining the reputation he garnered as a player at Selhurst Park. Almost two years on, he went extremely close to making his biggest fear a reality.
Liverpool lost their third successive Premier League game for the first time under Brendan Rodgers on Sunday, when they fell to a 3-1 loss against Crystal Palace. It all started so well for the visitors, as Rickie Lambert brought Adam Lallana's ball from deep under control and slotted under
15:30. That's all for today, as Palace run out 3-1 winners courtesy of goals from Gayle, Ledley and the returning skipper Jedinak despite Lambert's early opener. Thanks for joining VAVEL UK, we hope you enjoyed our live match commentary and make sure you come back for more live Premier League