Huddersfield Town earned a Premier League debut victory at Selhurst Park today after dominating a shell-shocked Crystal Palace.

Steve Mounie netted a brace for the Terriers, with Joel Ward breaking the deadlock mid-way through the first half with an own goal.

The 3-0 victory takes Town to the top of the table on goal difference one game into the Premier League season.

Here's how the match unfolded...

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Run of the ball

First half

2: Ince is unmarked in the area, but he can’t any power behind the first time shot. First effort on target for Town.

19: Lossl tries to trap the ball and it rolls under his foot... but he scrambles back to clear before Benteke was on the scene.

20: Mooy clatters Milivojevic in midfield and the ball breaks for Ince - his cross is nodded out to Billing on the edge of the area who smashes a shot straight at Hennessey.

24: Goal! Joel Ward diverts the ball into his own net for Town's first ever Premier League goal.

26: A thumping header from Mounie doubles Town’s lead!

29: Lossl picks out Ince with a long ball and he’s through on goal - great recovering tackle from Dann.

32: Zanka has an unmarked header on the six yard box, but he puts it wide.

37: Zaha breaks through the Town defence, but Lossl denies him with a sensational save off his foot.

45+1: Quality goal-saving tackle by Smith to deny Zaha.

Second half

48: Great hit from Lowe from range and Hennessey palms it into the path of Mounie who smashes the rebound over.

50: Townsend (on for MIlivojevic) rolls a dangerous ball across Town’s box, but no Palace player can convert.

55: What a save from Lossl to deny Benteke from a corner.

63: A loose pass allows Palmer to play in Mounie, but the striker takes too long over the finish and Fosu-Mensah makes a great last-ditch challenge.

78: Mounie strokes home his second! 3-0!

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Crystal Palace (3-4-3): Hennessey; Riedewald, Dann, Fosu-Mensah (Tomkins, 77); van Aanholt, Puncheon, Milivojevic (Townsend, 46), Ward; Loftus-Cheek, Benteke, Zaha

Subs Not Used: Speroni, Lee, Schlupp, Ladapo, Lokilo

Booked: Puncheon

Huddersfield Town (4-2-3-1): Lossl; Smith (Williams, 56), Schindler, Zanka, Lowe; Mooy, Billing; Kachunga, Palmer (Quaner, 70), Ince; Mounié (van La Parra, 85)

Subs Not Used: Coleman, Malone, Depoitre, Hefele

Booked: Smith, Palmer, Mounié

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Half Time: Crystal Palace 0 Huddersfield Town 2

Att: 25,448 (Away: 2,805)
Next Match: Newcastle United at the John Smith’s Stadium, Premier League, Sunday August 20 (kick-off 1.30pm)