UK time is: 00:44:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Freedman - A Wonderful Night

Dougie Freedman is obviously over the moon tonight, but most importantly - and rightly - he thinks we deserved the victory.

Speaking to Sky Sports after our brilliant 2-1 victory over Manchester United tonight, Freedman said he was delighted with how we played and he believes we more than deserved to go through to the Semis.

'It was a wonderful night considering the position we have been in in recent years. We really enjoyed our night. We got the win, which I thought we deserved, we played some good football and showed desire to see out the game. When you come to Old Trafford you have to give everything and the lads did that.'

Contrary to most fans I assume, Freedman said, when asked if Cardiff were the most desirable opponents given the other semi final is between Manchester City and Liverpool.

'Not at all, if you have watched Cardiff it's going to be a very difficult tie and that has probably made it harder for us.'

Fair enough we are out for revenge from the last league encounter, and he's no doubt also being respectful as well as accurate given Cardiff will know us - our style of play and our strengths and weaknesses. That's not something the other two semi finalists we have, but I'd still rather face Cardiff myself!

Vital Crystal Palace on: facebook

Vital Crystal Palace on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Eddy Eagle Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 30 2011

Time: 11:33PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Crystal Palace Articles

Palace Now Confirm McArthur (Monday September 1 2014)

Palace Confirm Fryers Signing (Monday September 1 2014)

Palace Agree McArthur Fee (Monday September 1 2014)

Fryers Fee Agreed? (Monday September 1 2014)

Transfer Deadline Day Live Blog (Monday September 1 2014)

Newcastle United 3-3 Palace (Sunday August 31 2014)

Zaha Delighted With Debut Goal (Saturday August 30 2014)

Stats: Newcastle v Crystal Palace (Saturday August 30 2014)

Archived Crystal Palace Articles

List All Vital Palace Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Man Utd 3 0 2 1 -1 2
15. Leicester City 3 0 2 1 -2 2
16. Newcastle 3 0 2 1 -2 2
17. Everton 3 0 2 1 -3 2
18. WBA 3 0 2 1 -3 2
19. Crystal Palace 3 0 1 2 -3 1
20. Burnley 3 0 1 2 -3 1

Breaking League News

Ben Arfa Deal Exposes Open Wounds
Newcastle : 03/09/2014 00:41:00
NUFC Needs To Die To Rise Again
Newcastle : 03/09/2014 00:04:00
Match Analysis: Swansea City 3-0 West Brom
Swansea : 02/09/2014 23:10:00
Odemwingie requires surgery
Stoke : 02/09/2014 20:07:00
Liverpool: Reds Rejected Borini Offers
Liverpool : 02/09/2014 19:09:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Newcastle MotM
Suggested By:  Eddy
Speroni 0%
Mariappa 0%
Kelly 0%
Jedinak 0%
Dann 10%
Delaney 0%
Puncheon 0%
Ward 0%
Gayle 60%
Chamakh 20%
Bolasie 0%
Sub - Campbell 0%
Sub - Zaha 10%
Sub - Murray 0%