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2004 Football League First Division play-off final

The 2004 Football League first Division Play-Off final was an Association Football Match played on may 29 2004 between crystal Palace and west Ham united at the Millennium Stadium Cardiff. The Match was to determine the third and final Team to achieve Promotion from the Football League first Division the second Level of english Football to the Fa Premier League. The top two Teams of the Football League first Division Season 200304 gained automatic Promotion to the premier League while Clubs placed from third to sixth Position in the Table took Part in play-off Semi-Finals west Ham ended the Season in fourth Position while crystal Palace finished sixth. The winners of these semi-finals competed for the final place for the 2004–05 season in the Premier League. Ipswich Town and Sunderland were the losing Semi-Finalists. Winning the final was estimated to be worth up to £30 million to the successful Team.

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