Crystal Palace’s under-23s enjoyed a fantastic night in Premier League 2 on Monday, recording a 6-1 win away to their Leicester City counterparts [cpfc.co.uk].
In a comprehensive victory away to the young Foxes, David Omilabu, Rob Street and Jesurun Rak-Sakyi all scored braces as they ran riot at the Midlands club’s training facility. Wanya Marcal-Madivadua hit back with a consolation strike for the home side. [cpfc.co.uk].
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Summer signing Michael Olise made his first start in Palace colours, playing 60 minutes before being replaced by Nya Kirby.
The victory takes Crystal Palace into seventh position in the Premier League 2 table [Premier League].
In light of this news, it’s little wonder that loads of Crystal Palace diehards took to social media to express their reaction to the “outstanding” result.
Crystal Palace fans react
Replying to the Crystal Palace Academy Twitter account, here is what some Eagles supporters had to say about the under-23s’ emphatic triumph:
“Amazing performance from the boys. Rak-Sakyi is so close to being in the first team squad. Amazing from all of them and some valuable minutes for Olise”
“Congratulations boys. Fantastic effort. Keep it going.”
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