Local Football Roundup
In the Premier League, Crystal Palace gave Chelsea a real fright at Stamford Bridge. Despite losing 2 – 1 to the Blues, the Eagles had many chances on goal which stretched keeper Petr Chec and new manager Tony Pulis was buoyed by his team’s efforts.
It was 2 all in league one as Crawley Town managed to claw back a 2 – 0 deficit with an injury time goal against Preston North End at the Broadfield Stadium.
There were goals galore at Kiln Brow as Redhill played out a thrilling 4 all draw with Eastbourne Town. Merstham managed a 1 all draw at Ramsgate while Three Bridges came out 4 – 3 winners at Chipstead. South Park beat Croydon 4 – 0 at home but Horley Town had a miserable afternoon at Windsor, losing 5 – 0.