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Wolverhampton Wanderers suffer at the hands of Crystal Palace as home team is triumphant

Photo Credit: AP

Technical card:
Crystal Palace: Vicente Guaita, Nathaniel Clyne (Joel Ward, min.86), Scott Dann, Cheikhou Kouyate, Patrick Van Aanholt, Eberechi Eze, James McCarthy (Jairo Riedewald, min.46), Luka Milivojevic, Wilfried Zaha, Jordan Ayew and Michy Batshuayi (Andros Townsend, min.80)
Wolverhampton Wanderers: Rui Patricio, Max Kilman, Willy Boly, Conor Coady, Nelson Semedo, Leander Dendoncker, Joao Moutinho (Fabio Silva, min.78), Ki-Jana Hoever (Adama Traore, min.62), Willian Jose, Daniel Podence (Vitinha, min.68) and Pedro Neto
Stadium: Selhurst Park
Goals: Eberechi Eze (1-0, min. 60)

Crystal Palace snatched all three points from Wolves in a 1-0 victory on Saturday, at Selhurst Park. Crystal Palace arrived at the game looking pick up points after losing their last game 3-2 to West Ham United. Wolverhampton Wanderers, on the other hand, are struggling for form following a draw in their last match. Following today’s result, Crystal Palace are in 13th place on the table and has 26 points while Wolverhampton Wanderers sit in 14th with 23 points after 21 matches.

After a goalless first half, Crystal Palace continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, with a goal from Eberechi Eze in the 60th minute, sealing a resounding 1-0 victory for the home side.

Both managers used all available substitutions. For Crystal Palace Jairo Riedewald, Andros Townsend and Joel Ward came on for James McCarthy, Michy Batshuayi and Nathaniel Clyne, while Wolves brought on Adama Traore, Vitinha and Fabio Silva to replace Ki-Jana Hoever, Daniel Podence and Joao Moutinho.

There were bookings for Wilfried Zaha from Crystal Palace and Max Kilman and Conor Coady for Wolves.

Crystal Palace will next travel to Newcastle United, while Wolverhampton Wanderers will face Arsenal at home.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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