Monday, May 27 was the English League Championship Playoff Final between Crystal Palace and Watford. The score, analysis and highlights video will be available.
The winner will be the final team promoted to the Premier League along with a £90M payoff thanks to the new EPL TV deal starting in the 2013-14 season.
Crystal Palace 1 – 0 Watford: Half time ended with the score level at 0-0 and both teams having only two shots. Crystal Palace managed to get both of theirs on goal with Watford only having one of theirs on target. Crystal Palace did have more of the possession at 56% compared to Watford’s 44%.
The match went into extra time having played the full 90 minutes at 0-0. Just before the end of the first half of extra time Wilfred Zaha was brought down in the penalty box. Kevin Phillips stepped up to put away the penalty. Crystal Palace held on to their 1-0 lead to become the third Championship team promoted to the Premier League for the 2013-14 season.
Wilfred Zaha taken down/Kevin Phillips Winning penalty goal:
Crystal Palace vs Watford 1:0 Kevin Phillips by footballdaily1
Full Match Video Highlights: