Hodgson confirms squad boost pre-Villa10 July 2020
Roy Hodgson today confirmed Crystal Palace have been dealt a boost to their squad fitness, with Martin Kelly ready for selection against Aston Villa after Gary Cahill sustained an injury against...
Hodgson provides team news update ahead of return19 June 2020
Roy Hodgson has provided an update on his squad’s fitness ahead of Crystal Palace’s first competitive match in 105 days.
James Tomkins' injury confirmed8 February 2020
Roy Hodgson has confirmed that James Tomkins requires a scan on a hamstring injury sustained during Crystal Palace's away game with Everton.
Tomkins: "I hope I am showing a role on the pitch that warrants being captain"18 January 2020
James Tomkins put in another trademark battling performance against "world-class" players, a performance that was befitting of the captain's armband Roy Hodgson has handed him in Luka Milivojevic's...
Tomkins wins close eToro MOTM vote for Norwich performance2 January 2020
James Tomkins has been named eToro Man of the Match in a close vote by Palace fans for his performance against Norwich City.
Tomkins and Hodgson discuss Palace's Saints goal28 December 2019
James Tomkins netted a crucial header in today's 1-1 draw with Southampton, bagging his first goal of the season in doing so.
Schlupp and Tomkins reveal plans for Christmas10 December 2019
Christmas is a hectic time for a footballer. With four matches in 12 days, Palace players could be forgiven for overlooking the festive period and treating it like any other.
Team news: Sakho and Tomkins reunite after 9 months3 December 2019
Mamadou Sakho and James Tomkins will start alongside one another tonight for the first time since February, as Roy Hodgson names his lineup to face AFC Bournemouth.
Tomkins to play first match since April23 September 2019
James Tomkins will line-up for Crystal Palace Under-23s today against Queens Park Rangers, playing his first minutes of competitive football since sustaining injury against Newcastle United in April...
TEAM NEWS: Sakho starts v Spurs, Tomkins makes bench14 September 2019
Roy Hodgson has named his starting XI to face Tottenham Hotspur this afternoon, handing Mamadou Sakho his first Premier League start since February's game with Leicester City.
Injury update: Schlupp 'recovered', Sakho & Tomkins unavailable16 August 2019
Ahead of Crystal Palace's visit to Bramall Lane this Sunday, Roy Hodgson has provided an injury update on his first team squad, saying that Jeffrey Schlupp has 'recovered' from a recent spell on the...
Injury update: James Tomkins12 April 2019
Speaking at today's press conference ahead of Manchester City on Sunday, Roy Hodgson announced that James Tomkins will miss the remainder of the season.
Tomkins - "We tried to keep Spurs quiet"3 April 2019
Crystal Palace fought a hard battle this evening against Tottenham Hotspur, with centreback James Tomkins often finding himself at the heart of that battle as the Eagles played a defensive game...
Tomkins: It's a massive step forward24 February 2019
James Tomkins was part of a back line that produced a solid defensive display to help the side pick up three points on the road as they stretched their unbeaten run to four top flight games.
Tomkins Looking For A Reaction At Everton18 October 2018
James Tomkins has called on his Palace teammates to kickstart the season with a big performance at Everton after the international break.
Tomkins On Survival, The Boss, Mama & The Unbeaten Run12 May 2018
James Tomkins prepares for this weekend's final match of the season against West Bromwich Albion knowing that a few months back this was being looked upon as crucial decider. The fate of both clubs is...
Tomkins Looking Forward To Derby Atmosphere14 April 2018
James Tomkins goes into this afternoon’s derby game with Brighton in no doubt as to how much it means to both sides with Palace targeting maximum points to take them just one point behind Chris...
Injury Doubts For Hodgson29 March 2018
Roy Hodgson is playing a waiting game ahead of Saturday's match against Liverpool with some members of his squad suffering with knocks going into the weekend.
Fans Vote Tomkins As Man of the Match19 March 2018
Palace supporters have rewarded James Tomkins' excellent display against Huddersfield Town on Saturday by voting him as their man of the match.
Tomkins: We Have To Go Again10 March 2018
James Tomkins was left disappointed with the outcome of Palace's trip to Chelsea, with a late disallowed goal causing debate post-match.
Tomkins: It's All About Consistency26 January 2018
James Tomkins is ready to return to league action on Tuesday evening against former club, West Ham United, as the side look to getting back to winning ways in the battle for points in their latest...
Tomkins: Positives To Take From Defeat29 December 2017
James Tomkins 89th minute header set Thursday’s match against Arsenal up for a dramatic finish but it wasn't to be for Roy Hodgson's side who ended up empty handed against the sixth place side as they...
Tomkins Named Fans Man Of The Match26 November 2017
James Tomkins performance at the heart of defence, on his return to the side, sees him named Man Of The Match by the fans
Tomkins: We Have The Belief & Spirit That's Needed3 November 2017
James Tomkins believes that the influence Roy Hodgson’s appointment will have on the club’s season is beginning to become evident as the side go into this weekend’s game against Tottenham at Wembley...