Date: 20th April 2007 at 2:30am
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Lewis Grabban scored a hat-trick for Crystal Palace’s reserves in an 8-2 thrashing of Aldershot.

Dave Martin opened the scoring in the 11th minute, then on the 18th James Dayton made it 2-0
The Shot’s pulled it back to 2-1 on the half hour mark, but Ben Kudjodji managed to inrease Palace’s lead mimnets after.

In first half stoppage time, Grabban converted a penalty to make it 4-1 after Martin was brought down in the box.

Minutes into the second half, Grabban netted his second spot-kick after Dayton was fouled in the area to make it 5-1.

Aldershot managed to get a second goal on the hour mark, before Grabban grabbed his hat-trick to make it 6-2.

Goal seven arrived when substitute Joe Sweeney netted and Sean Scannell finished off the scoring with goal EIGHT.

Palace: Wilkinson, Pilgrim, Hills, Swaibu, Dalhouse, Grabban, Hall, Smith (Bingham 64), Martin, Kudjodje (Sweeney 64), Dayton (Scannell 64). Not used: Pearson.