Mitchell scores first Crystal Palace goal to seal comeback win over Aston Villa

Crystal Palace hit twice with second-half forward Wilfried Zaha in a fun Premier League match at Selhurst Park, beating Tyrick Mitchell for a 3-2 win over Aston Villa.

Defensive Mitchell took 84 minutes to 3-2 diagonally from Eberechi Eze's diagonal from Eberechi Eze, slamming into Villa box after Zaha made 2-2 and 15 minutes left in a deflected effort from Ahmed Al Muhammed.

Villa forward Anwar El-Ghazi had made 2-1 to the visitors. Captain John McGinn's side-footed opener was canceled in the first half by Christian Benteke's header.

The result is Villa's

– The 81 season, when the Birmingham-based side won the top flight title. Roy Hodgson's Palace session is 13 to 44 points, two places behind Villa 49. Villa goes to Tottenham Hotspur as Palace hosts Arsenal on Wednesday.

Mitchell told Sky Sports about his goal. I was just gambling. I tried to go back for the first cross and then thought I'd stick around when he came back. I just tried to be in the right place. I knew it hit my shoulder, I was a little scared for a moment (that wouldn't be allowed).

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“It's been a great season … and I'm humming. I didn't think I would stand out this much and I'm just grateful to the manager. Every week I learned a lot about how difficult the Premier League is, but I feel so much more confident. ”

Meanwhile, McGinn said Villa had to be. more “street wise” and better defense after letting Palace seal their comeback win. “We controlled the game and scored two good goals. We needed to build on that but the second half wasn't the standards we set this season so we need to look at it. ”

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