Selhurst Park in London Croydon
The stadium was officially opened by the Lord Mayor of London on 30 August 1924. Crystal Palace played its first match at Selhurst Park against Sheffield Wednesday. Just over 25,000 spectators saw the home side losing 0-1.
The local rivals of the team are Charlton Athletic FC playing at The Valley Stadium, Millwall and Brighton & Hove Albion.
Crystal Palace FC is a football club located in London playing at the Selhurst Park stadium in the borough of Croydon. Some affordable hotels and plenty of apartments are located within close distance of these football ground.
Real Madrid’s first ever match in London was played at Selhurst Park stadium.
Club — Crystal Palace Football Club
Club Colours — Blue and Red
Nickname Crystal Palace — The Eagles or Glaziers (obsolete)
Founded — September 10, 1905
Stadium — Selhurst Park
Capacity — 26,309 seats
Opened — 1924
Address — Selhurst Park, Whitehorse Lane, London, SE25 6PU
Website — CPFC
Location of Selhurst Park Stadium — the football ground of the Eagles is situated in London SE25 6PU, in the borough of Croydon.
GPS Sat Nav Address: SE25 6PU
Nearest main train station: the main overground railway stations for Selhurst Park football stadium are Selhurst, Thornton Heath and Norwood Junction. Selhurst and Thornton Heath rail stations are served by London Victoria main line station, Clapham Junction, London Bridge (every 30 mins) and East Croydon (every 15 mins). Norwood Junction station is served by London Bridge, East Croydon, Gatwick airport and a limited service from London Victoria.
By Bus: Numerous bus routes serve the football ground. Bus routes running past Selhurst Park Stadium are 468 (Elephant & Castle to South Croydon), X68 (Russell Square to West Croydon), 75 (Lewisham to Croydon Fairfield Halls), and 157 (Crystal Palace to Morden).