Crystal Palace 1-3 Chelsea: Conor Gallagher scores twice in away win

Conor Gallagher’s goals were his first of the season in the Premier League

Conor Gallagher scored twice as Chelsea came from behind to beat Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.

The Blues dominated the opening period of the match but it was Palace who took the lead, with Jefferson Lerma picking up the ball on the edge of the area and rifling the ball into the top corner in the 30th minute.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side could not muster a shot until the 45th minute as Palace looked to frustrate their opponents and pick up a much-needed win to ease the pressure on manager Roy Hodgson.

However, it took just two minutes of the second half for the visitors to level as Malo Gusto’s cross was met by Gallagher – who was on loan at Palace in 2021-22 – and he smashed the ball past Dean Henderson to level the scores.

Chelsea continued to push for a winner and Gallagher secured it in stoppage time with a neat first-time finish, before Enzo Fernandez added a third with seconds remaining.

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Crystal Palace

  1. Squad number30Player nameHenderson

  2. Squad number12Player nameMuñoz

  3. Squad number16Player nameAndersen

  4. Squad number26Player nameRichards

  5. Squad number3Player nameMitchell

  6. Squad number20Player nameA Wharton

  7. Squad number8Player nameLerma

  8. Squad number9Player nameJ Ayew

  9. Squad number19Player nameHughes

  10. Squad number11Player nameMatheus França

  11. Squad number14Player nameMateta

  1. Squad number22Player nameÉdouard

  2. Squad number29Player nameAhamada


  1. Squad number28Player namePetrovic

  2. Squad number27Player nameGusto

  3. Squad number2Player nameDisasi

  4. Squad number6Player nameThiago Silva

  5. Squad number21Player nameChilwell

  6. Squad number25Player nameCaicedo

  7. Squad number8Player nameFernández

  8. Squad number11Player nameMadueke

  9. Squad number23Player nameGallagher

  10. Squad number15Player nameJackson

  11. Squad number20Player namePalmer

  1. Squad number7Player nameSterling

  2. Squad number18Player nameNkunku

  3. Squad number26Player nameColwill

  4. Squad number42Player nameGilchrist


Crystal Palace

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 30Henderson
  • 12MuñozBooked at 79mins
  • 16Andersen
  • 26Richards
  • 3Mitchell
  • 20A Wharton
  • 8LermaBooked at 70mins
  • 9J Ayew
  • 19HughesSubstituted forAhamadaat 79′minutes
  • 11França de OliveiraSubstituted forÉdouardat 84′minutes
  • 14Mateta


  • 1Johnstone
  • 2Ward
  • 5Tomkins
  • 15Schlupp
  • 17Clyne
  • 22Édouard
  • 29Ahamada
  • 44Riedewald
  • 52Ozoh


Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 28Petrovic
  • 27GustoSubstituted forGilchristat 84′minutes
  • 2DisasiBooked at 90mins
  • 6Thiago SilvaSubstituted forColwillat 61′minutes
  • 21Chilwell
  • 25Caicedo
  • 8Fernández
  • 11MaduekeSubstituted forNkunkuat 45′minutes
  • 23Gallagher
  • 15JacksonBooked at 90minsSubstituted forSterlingat 79′minutes
  • 20Palmer


  • 7Sterling
  • 10Mudryk
  • 14Chalobah
  • 17Chukwuemeka
  • 18Nkunku
  • 26Colwill
  • 31Casadei
  • 42Gilchrist
  • 47Bergström

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