CRYSTAL PALACE HUDDERSFIELD City 3
Aug twelve –: CRYSTAL PALACE HUDDERSFIELD City 3
Striker Steve Mounie scored two times as promoted Huddersfield surprised Crystal Palace with a 3- victory at Selhurst Park, spoiling Frank de Boer’s debut as a Leading League mentor on Saturday.
Huddersfield took the guide just after 23 minutes when Aaron Mooy’s corner was turned goalwards by Chris Schindler’s glancing header and the ball went in off Palace defender Joel Ward in a goalmouth melee.
The guests, who outmuscled Palace in midfield in the opening 45 minutes, went two up a few minutes later on, their new signing Mounie heading Mooy’s cross emphatically past Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey.
Mounie, who joined the promoted aspect from France’s Montpellier in July, scored his second aim twelve minutes from time in a counter-assault just after becoming established up by substitute Collin Quaner.
Forwards Wilfried Zaha and Christian Benteke both equally experienced possibilities to set Palace, who staved off relegation final time, again in the recreation in the dying minutes of the very first 50 percent, although Huddersfield goalkeeper Jonas Lossl built excellent will save from both equally in the second.
(Reporting by Rex Gowar Editing by Kevin Liffey)