Crystal Palace 1-0 Watford

Holloway thrilled with battling Palace

May 28, 2013
By ESPN staff
Crystal Palace manager Ian Holloway praised his side's fighting qualities after watching a Kevin Phillips penalty earn them promotion to the Premier League in the Championship play-off final at Wembley.

The Eagles were the better side throughout and missed chances before a Marco Cassetti foul on Wilfried Zaha provided the chance for Phillips to smash home the winner in the 105th minute.

"We fought and battled it out - we had a tough few weeks before the play-offs [when form ...

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