Crystal Palace were trailing in the home game against Aston Villa in the Premier League. But they managed to turn defeat into victory as the match on Sunday at Selhurst Park finished 3-2 (1-2).
Aston Villa took an early lead when John McGinn scored a goal after 17 minutes, making it 1-0.
Crystal Palace equalised to make it 1-1, when Christian Benteke scored a goal, with an assist by Tyrick Mitchell, in the 32nd minute. The goal was his ninth on target in the league this season.
Aston Villa took the lead again, as Anwar El Ghazi scored a goal, with an assist by Ollie Watkins, in the 34th minute. It was his ninth goal.
It took until the 75th minute before Wilfried Zaha equalised for Crystal Palace, with an assist by Eberechi Eze.
With six minutes left to play, Crystal Palace’s Tyrick Mitchell scored the decider as he scored a goal, with an assist by Eberechi Eze. Mitchell then completed the team’s come back. This brought the final score to 3-2.
Crystal Palace have 2 wins and and 3 losses with a 7–9 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Aston Villa have 1 win, 2 draws and 2 losses and a 7–9 goal difference.
With two games remaining, Crystal Palace are in 13th place in the table and Aston Villa are in 11th.
On Wednesday, Palace will host Arsenal at 7pm and Villa will play against Tottenham at 6pm.