Crystal Palace 2-1 Stoke City: Jairo Riedewald sends Eagles into FA Cup quarter-finals


Jairo Riedewald scored a late winner as Crystal Palace beat Championship Stoke to succeed in the FA Cup quarter-finals.

Palace led when Jean-Philippe Mateta’s deflected shot landed to Cheikhou Kouyate, who hammered the ball into the highest nook from six yards out.

Josh Tymon levelled for Stoke moments later after good play by Romaine Sawyers on his return from damage.

Substitute Riedewald slotted within the winner after Jack Bonham punched away Conor Gallagher’s cross.

The draw for the quarter-finals will likely be on Thursday at roughly 19:45 GMT.

Palace – who handed a full debut to teenage Irish defender Tayo Adaramola – had been made to work arduous by Stoke in an in depth sport that had only a few clear-cut possibilities.

Steven Fletcher’s bold volley in damage time was stopped by Jack Butland for the one save of the sport by both goalkeeper.

One of the very best possibilities noticed Palace defender Joachim Andersen head Liam Moore’s 20-yard lob off the road.

Palace boss Vieira, who gained 4 FA Cups for Arsenal and one with Manchester City, is now solely two video games away from the primary cup last of his managerial profession.

Crystal Palace boss Patrick Vieira to BBC Sport: “That’s what we anticipated. It was actually powerful. It was a cup tie and we needed to work arduous to get the win.

“Today we had been slightly bit flat and we discovered the power to attain the second purpose.

“We have to provide them a number of credit score. They performed rather well. We weren’t prepared mentally for a cup tie and we discovered it tough. We must be taught. We tried to alter it within the second half, it was higher.

“When we scored we thought the sport was over however this can be a cup tie.”

Stoke City boss Michael O’Neill to BBC Sport: “At the very least [we deserved to go to extra time]. I believe for a interval within the second half we had been the higher crew. There was little or no within the first half.

“The first purpose wasn’t a nook. We have all of the know-how to see if it is a purpose. Having seen it again, the Palace participant’s shot does not come off James Chester. We felt harshly completed by.

“At 1-1 we appeared the crew extra prone to win. Unfortunately we won’t defend the nook. It lands to the toes of their lad. It comes by way of a crowd of our bodies and ends within the backside nook and that is why we’re out of the cup.”

Player of the match

TymonJosh Tymon

Crystal Palace

  1. Squad quantity44Player titleRiedewald

  2. Squad quantity16Player titleAndersen

  3. Squad quantity23Player titleGallagher

  4. Squad quantity7Player titleOlise

  5. Squad quantity6Player titleGuéhi

  6. Squad quantity8Player titleKouyaté

  7. Squad quantity45Player titleAdaramola

  8. Squad quantity1Player titleButland

  9. Squad quantity20Player titleBenteke

  10. Squad quantity17Player titleClyne

  11. Squad quantity15Player titleSchlupp

  12. Squad quantity12Player titleHughes

  13. Squad quantity14Player titleMateta

  14. Squad quantity4Player titleMilivojevic

  15. Squad quantity9Player titleJ Ayew

  16. Squad quantity11Player titleZaha

Stoke City

  1. Squad quantity14Player titleTymon

  2. Squad quantity4Player titleAllen

  3. Squad quantity24Player titleHarwood-Bellis

  4. Squad quantity28Player titleSawyers

  5. Squad quantity15Player titleThompson

  6. Squad quantity6Player titleMoore

  7. Squad quantity5Player titleChester

  8. Squad quantity25Player titlePowell

  9. Squad quantity33Player titleMaja

  10. Squad quantity2Player titleSmith

  11. Squad quantity13Player titleBonham

  12. Squad quantity18Player titleBrown

  13. Squad quantity9Player titleFletcher

  14. Squad quantity8Player titleVrancic

  15. Squad quantity10Player titleCampbell


Crystal Palace

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Butland
  • 17Clyne
  • 16Andersen
  • 6Guéhi
  • 45AdaramolaSubstituted forSchluppat 65′minutesBooked at 84mins
  • 8KouyatéSubstituted forRiedewaldat 78′minutes
  • 12HughesSubstituted forMilivojevicat 78′minutes
  • 7Olise
  • 9J AyewSubstituted forGallagherat 64′minutesBooked at 88mins
  • 11Zaha
  • 14MatetaSubstituted forBentekeat 90+2′minutes


  • 4Milivojevic
  • 10Eze
  • 13Guaita
  • 15Schlupp
  • 20Benteke
  • 22Édouard
  • 23Gallagher
  • 34Kelly
  • 44Riedewald


Formation 3-5-2

  • 13Bonham
  • 6Moore
  • 5ChesterSubstituted forFletcherat 86′minutes
  • 24Harwood-Bellis
  • 2Smith
  • 28SawyersSubstituted forVrancicat 79′minutes
  • 4Allen
  • 15Thompson
  • 14Tymon
  • 25PowellSubstituted forCampbellat 86′minutes
  • 33MajaSubstituted forBrownat 67′minutes


  • 7Clucas
  • 8Vrancic
  • 9Fletcher
  • 10Campbell
  • 12Bursik
  • 16Wilmot
  • 18Brown
  • 21Duhaney
  • 32Wright-Phillips

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