Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish praises Tottenham Hotspur

Crystal Palace Chairman Steve Parish with girlfriend Susanna Reid at Selhurst Park during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Burnley FC at Selhurst Park on December 1,...

Tottenham Hotspur’s success this season has impressed Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish.

Steve Parish the chairman of Crystal Palace during the FA Cup Fifth Round match between Doncaster Rovers and Crystal Palace at Keepmoat Stadium on February 17, 2019 in Doncaster, United...

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish has praised Tottenham Hotspur for what they are doing this season, as quoted in The Sun.

Tottenham have finished in the top four of the Premier League this season, and the North London outfit have also progressed to the final of the Champions League.

Spurs have moved to their new brand new stadium as well, and are now playing at their own home, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

 

Manager Mauricio Pochettino has not had it easy either, as Spurs did not sign any new players in the summer of 2018 or in January 2019.

Palace chairman Parish has praised Spurs for the season they are having in 2018-19, and has suggested that he wants what the North London club have for his supporters.

TV presenter Susanna Reid with Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on November 4, 2018 in London,...

Parish told The Sun: “Tottenham haven’t always been what they are today. Every Tottenham fan I know was texting me on the night they opened their new stadium and they needed affirmation.

“They didn’t need it. They know what a brilliant stadium they have but they wanted to hear it. What an amazing year they have had.

"They walked into that stadium, they are playing in a Champions League final — that’s what I want for our supporters.”

Progressing

Palace are a major club in England, but the Eagles need major investment in the squad if they are to challenge for top-10 finishes in the Premier League on a regular basis.

Moreover, the Eagles need to keep hold of their best players, such as Wilfried Zaha.

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on April 14, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

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