Selhurst Park is an association football stadium located in the London
suburb of South Norwood in the Borough of Croydon
. It is the current home ground of Crystal Palace
Football Club. Its present capacity is 26,309.In 1953, the stadium's first floodlights were installed consisting of numerous poles around the 3 sides of terracing and four roof mounted installations on the Main Stand, but were replaced nine years later by floodlights mounted on four pylons in each corner and six installations on the Main Stand roof.
The record attendance in Selhurst Park was achieved in 1979, when 51,801 people saw Crystal Palace defeat Burnley
F.C. 2–0 to clinch the Football League Second Division championship.The ground also holds the English football record for staging the game seen by the greatest amount of people.