Mad Dog puts hand up for Crystal Palace job

Former Gillingham boss Martin Allen has put his hand up for the Crystal Palace job.

Former Gillingham boss Martin Allen has put his hand up for the Crystal Palace job.

The Sunday Mirror says the 48-year-old boss, sacked by Gillingham last month, believes he can succeed Ian Holloway, keep Palace in the top flight and have his contract reviewed next summer.

Allen said: “I honestly believe that with the players Palace have got, I can keep them up.

“If you look at my record, I have been able to turn things around at clubs who looked doomed.

“I would love the chance to manage at Premier League level and I am confident that I can keep Palace in the top flight.”

 
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