Date: 23rd May 2006 at 6:14pm
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As club chairman hog the limelight these days, is there a bigger poser than Crystal Palace’s Simon Jordan?

Well the man with the orange sun-tan and the golden wallet is about to drop the ‘Clanger of all Clangers’, lining up Graeme Souness as his next manager!

According to The Mirror, Iain Dowie will be out of the door at Selhurst by the end of next week.

Jordan wants his next appointment to be able to lift Palace back up into the Premiership and believes former Liverpool and Newcastle boss Souness has the necessary pedigree and experience.

But Jordan was hit a blow because there were indications late last night that Dowie would be talking to bitter rivals Charlton within the next 48 hours!

Palace striker Andy Johnson is up for sale at a price of £10m, and whether it is true or not, Newcastle will be linked.