The city was banking on Haaland being the heir to long-time striker Sergio Aguero and it's already looking as if that is the case.
The Gunners still had to endure a nervy second half before Bukayo Saka's attempted cross was deflected into his own net by Palace defender Marc Guehi in the 85th.
Amid a pitch invasion by Everton fans, Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira appeared to kick out at a supporter who looked to be goading him during a confrontation.
Manchester United will wrap up a disappointing campaign away to Crystal Palace on Sunday, in what will be interim boss Ralf Rangnick's last game in charge.
Cristiano Ronaldo and his United team-mates are set to meet A-League club Melbourne Victory on July 15 and Palace four days later at the 100,000-capacity MCG, with bumper crowds expected.
The two remaining matches in the quarterfinals are played later Sunday: Southampton vs.Manchester City and second-tier Nottingham Forest vs.Liverpool.
Nemanja Matic capped Manchester United's stirring fightback from two goals down as the Serbia midfielder's stunning strike snatched a dramatic 3-2 win at Crystal Palace on Monday.
Combined with Chelsea’s defeat at Manchester United, the win moved his side back into the top four despite a less than convincing performance.
Tottenham make the short journey across London to take on Crystal Palace with manager Pochettino comparing midfielder Dembele to Maradona.
Kompany suffered his third injury of the season when he limped off with a calf problem during the match against Newcastle.
A footballer of EPL club Crystal Palace has been charged with carrying a weapon after a fight near a Surrey nightclub.
Jason Puncheon has been charged with assault and possessing a weapon after a fight erupted near a nightclub at the weekend.
Everton striker Oumar Niasse charged retrospectively for diving to win penalty against Crystal Palace
The Senegal international won a penalty after he was adjudged to have been fouled by Crystal Palace defender Scott Dann in the 2-2 draw between the teams on Saturday
Chelsea have lost their last two league games after the Palace setback followed a damaging defeat to Manchester City.
Zaha returned to inspire bottom club Crystal Palace to their first win and first goals of the Premier League campaign.
Romelu Lukaku scored for the sixth straight game after Marouane Fellaini netted twice as Red Devils kept the beleaguered visitor without a point or a goal.
Leroy Sane was the difference as Manchester City claimed a comprehensive 5-0 win over bottom club Crystal Palace.
Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer vows to fight on, Newcastle counterpart Rafael Benitez gets boost
Frank de Boer vowed to fight for his future after a 1-0 defeat at Burnley piled pressure on the Crystal Palace manager.
Chris Wood marked his maiden appearance for Burnley at Turf Moor by firing the winner early in the first half.
De Boer took the helm at Selhurst Park forward following Sam Allardyce's unexpected departure at the end of last season.