Crystal Palace remain proud despite being beaten by Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-finals.
Crazy Ball – Crystal Palace’s defeat didn’t seem to make Jack Butland disappointed or sad. The Eagles goalkeeper is even proud that his team has been able to enter the FA Cup semifinals.
Two football clubs from London met in the FA Cup semifinals, Sunday (17/4) evening WIB. The duel which took place at Wembley Stadium, Chelsea won 2-0.
The two goals against Crystal Palace were scored by Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Mason Mount. Interestingly, Chelsea just broke into Jack Butland’s goal in the second half.
Usually for the team that lost in the semifinals, they felt very sad and disappointed. Moreover, The Eagles have also not won the title for a long time. Please note, they have entered the FA Cup final twice in 1989/1990 and 2015/2016 respectively. Unfortunately, at that time he could only be the runner-up.
Although Crystal Palace’s move has now stalled in the semifinals, Jack Butland, who played since the early minutes, was still satisfied and did not forget to thank the fans for their extraordinary support.
Speaking to the media, Butland said that a football club from South London could only reach the semifinals, he and his colleagues were already proud. In addition, he also praised the fans who have given extraordinary support.
Butland said Crystal Palace had beaten several Premier League teams before and had looked different. So cheer up too. The goalkeeper was even more impressed because no matter what the results were, the fans still gave great support to the players.
For information, before being defeated by Chelsea in the FA Cup semifinal they met Everton and won 4-0 at that time.
On the other hand, Jack Butland from the third round of the FA Cup to the semifinals was always entrusted with guarding the Palace goal.