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Will Hughes of Crystal Palace celebrates with teammate Joel Ward after scoring the team's first goal during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Nottingham Forest at Selhurst Park on May 28, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)
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 Just as some lingering relegation worries may have been creeping in, Crystal Palace are enjoying a real upturn in form in the past few weeks.

Oliver Glasner’s side have beaten Liverpool at Anfield, thrashed West Ham 5-2, and seen off European hopefuls Newcastle United 2-0 over their past three games, thus claiming a trio of consecutive victories for the first time in over a year.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, WeAreTerriers.com. Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.