Eberechi Eze was brilliant all match as he scored 2 goals for Crystal Palace FC.
Coming off a 5-1 victory against Leeds United FC, Crystal Palace FC defeated Southampton FC 2-0 at St. Mary’s Stadium on 15 April, 2023.
In an exciting match at St. Mary’s Stadium, Crystal Palace FC managed to come away with 2-0 victory over local rivals Southampton FC. Despite an aggressive start by the away team, the first half ended without any goals. It was only in the second half that the action really started to heat up. Joachim Andersen from Crystal Palace FC was given a yellow card for a foul in the 43 minute, setting the stage for a thrilling close.
However, it was Crystal Palace FC who seized the initiative and Eberechi Eze fired in two crucial goals in the 54 and 68 minute respectively, sealing a key victory. Southampton FC invested heavily in attack, but the side’s efforts were for naught as Cheick Doucouré provided the assist for the decisive second goal. It was a bittersweet end for Southampton FC as Roméo Lavia also received a yellow card for a foul in the 52 minute. Crystal Palace FC took full advantage of the situation.
Next up, Crystal Palace FC will face off against Everton FC on 22 April, 2023 at Selhurst Park. Last time the two teams met, Everton FC defeated Crystal Palace FC 3-0.
Next up, Southampton FC will face off against Arsenal FC at Emirates Stadium.