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Matchday Information: Southampton

1 September 2018

Selhurst Park Crystal Palace FC

Ahead of tomorrow's match against Southampton, we bring you our all you need to know guide so you are well prepared for your matchday experience at Selhurst Park.

Firstly, please arrive early at the stadium, as it will be at full capacity and there will be enhanced security checks. Turnstiles open at 1.30pm and kick off is at 3.00pm.

Food & Drink

The early bird offer will be available at stadium kiosks from 1.30pm until 2.15pm: a cheeseburger or hot dog and a beer for £6. 

Click here for full details of food and drink available at the concourse bars throughout the Stadium.

The Fanzone

The Fanzone in the Directors Car Park will be open from 12noon. The capacity of the area is 500 and match ticket holders will be welcomed on a first come, first served basis.

A range of hot and cold drinks and food will be available. In addition there will be a whole host of competitions giving fans of all ages the chance to win great prizes.

Singer Wayne Woodward returns to the Fanzone at 1.30pm & 2.30pm for a couple of pre-match performances and also a member of the first team squad will be available for autographs and selfies at 1.45pm. 

There will also be opportunities to meet Pete and Alice (club mascots), the Crystals, and our presenters will be on hand to guide you through the afternoon plus of course our resident DJ will have all the sounds.

The Fanzone will close shortly before kick-off and the store within the area will re-open for an hour after the game but the Fanzone will be closed post-match.


Glaziers, Wright & Bright, Red & Blue and Stanley Stephenson lounges open at 12.30pm.

Club Store & Box Office

Both the Club Store and Box Office will be open from 9am. The matchday store in the Directors Car Park is open from 12noon.


Tickets for the match is now close to being sold out. Please do not buy from touts outside the stadium.

Reminder to Season Ticket Holders

Please remember to bring your season cards and match tickets to gain access to the stadium.


Details of planned engineering works on the Railways

Plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Planned roadworks and road closures 

Car Park

On health & safety grounds and more importantly the security of our fans, we will be closing the entrance to the Directors Car Park one hour prior to kick-off.


Ticket holders are advised to enter the stadium as early as possible as the pre-match security checks at the turnstiles will take place as normal.

No pyrotechnics will be allowed into Selhurst Park Stadium. 

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