PLTV pundit Phil Neville:
“Clint Hill will give QPR some physicality and some aggression, and he will want to defend – because QPR’s defending in the first half was as poor as I’ve seen in a very long time.”
Crystal Palace 3-0 QPR (46 mins)
We begin again with news of a change – Clint Hill has replaced Darnell Furlong as Chris Ramsey looks to shore things up at the back.
THAT CALLS FOR A CARLSBERG
A scintillating finale to that opening 45 minutes has put Palace fans in dreamland. It’s the first time the Eagles have scored three in the first-half of a BPL match. Alan Pardew’s side currently prop up the mini-league of all-time London derbies in the BPL, but their fans, right now, will not care one jot.
Crystal Palace 1-0 QPR (38 mins)
That’s better from the visitors – a nice touch from Wright-Phillips to give Taraabt a shooting chance. He gets good power behind the shot but it dips too late, and flies over the bar.