Violence and Football are inseparable on numerous occasions as the on-field tensions rage on off-the-pitch. Wilfried Zaha nailed a goal in the dying moments of the first half to put his team one-nil after the penalty, Zaha and Neil Maupay engaged in a heated confrontation. Brighton striker Neal Muapay equalized the game during the stoppage time and both teams engaged in heavy words exchange, the impact of which also carried to the stands, with the fans getting involved. Brighton fans also stormed the pitch after the equalizer and a blue flare got thrown on the field.
After the game, Brighton players deal with the heavy taunting of the home supporters of Crystal Palace. The players also exchanged heavy words with fans causing chaos and confusion in the stands. Apart from the fans, both teams also engaged in a word-war, that resulted in the collision that took place after the game between the fans of both clubs.