Crystal Palace FC

Crystal Palace FC has been a member of the Football League since 1920, after 15 years in the Southern League. They reached the Division One for the first time in 1969 and the best position was achieved in 1991 with a third place. They have reached the FA Cup final two times without winning it. In the 2000s the club was going through a lot of economical struggles and several owner shifts have occurred.

Basic facts

Founded: 1905
Country: England
City: London

Home grounds

Crystal Palace (1905-1915)
Herne Hill (1915-1918)
The Nest (1918-1924)
Selhurst Park (1924-)

Prominent players

Alan White, Don Rogers, Ian Wright

Crystal Palace squad
Crystal Palace FC squad 1905-06 season.

History

The club was established in 1905. The first version of Crystal Palace was formed by workers at Crystal Palace, the enormous exhibition hall constructed in glass. This club was, however dissolved in the 1870s. A second club with the same name was founded in 1905, in conjunction to the football arena Crystal Palace what were built in 1894.

Premier League record

Season Position Points
2016-17 14 41
2015-16 15 42
2014-15 10 48
2013-14 11 45
2012-13 - -
2011-12 - -
2010-11 - -
2009-10 - -
2008-09 - -
2007-08 - -
2006-07 - -
2005-06 - -
2004-05 18 33
2003-04 - -
2002-03 - -
2001-02 - -
2000-01 - -
1999-00 - -
1998-99 - -
1997-98 20 33
1996-97 - -
1995-96 - -
1994-95 19 45
1993-94 - -
1992-93 20 49

Premier League - facts, stats and history

References:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crystal_Palace_F.C.
Premier League by Gunnar Persson

Image sources:
Daily Mail