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Crystal Palace F.C. - Honours

In the history of soccer, since its formation in 1905 Crystal Palace Football Club has played in the top four levels of the English football league system. They were runners-up in the FA Cup in 1990 and 2016.



Level One of the English football league system (known as the football pyramid)

(‘Football League First Division’ until 1992; ‘Premier League’ from 1993)

Highest Position: Third - 1991

Level Two of the English football league system

('Second Division' until 1992; 'Football League First Division' until 2004; 'Championship' since 2005)

Winners: Twice - 1979, 1994

Runners-up: Once - 1969

Play-Off Winners: 4 times - 1989, 1997, 2004, 2013

Level Three of the English football league system

('Third Division' ('Third Division North' and 'Third Division South' from 1922 - 1958) until 1992; 'Football League Second Division' until 2004; 'League One' since 2005)

Winners: Once - 1921

Runners-up: 4 times: 1929, 1931, 1939, 1964

Level Four of the English football league system

('Fourth Division' from 1959 until 1992; 'Football League Third Division' until 2004; 'League Two' since 2005)

Runners-up: Once - 1961

FA Cup

Runners-up: Twice - 1990, 2016

Full Members' Cup

Winners: Once - 1991


First Football History

Events and details behind each of these and other national triumphs and near misses form part of the Crystal Palace Football Club  story. From this site you can also search for football books which expand further on the soccer history of Crystal Palace Football Club. These books are available on amazon: Crystal Palace Book Selection

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