Crystal Palace vs Chelsea: Predictions and Preview
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Preview and Prediction? Chelsea will look to equal a club-record 11th consecutive Premier League victory when they travel to Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace in a London derby on Saturday. Here is our preview and predictions for the upcoming Premier League game Crystal Palace vs Chelsea at Selhurst Park on Saturday, 17 December, with kick-off at 11:30am.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Team news
Here are the latest Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Team news for the upcoming game at Selhurst Park, Saturday, 17 December.
Crystal Palace Team news
Jason Puncheon returns for Crystal Palace after a ban but Mathieu Flamini is out with a groin injury, James Tomkins, Connor Wickham, Bakary Sako, Loic Remy, Pape Souare and Steve Mandanda remain sidelined..
Chelsea Team news
Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard, who missed the win at Sunderland because of a knock, is fit but could be rested as part of squad rotation, Willian could deputise again in place of Hazard, while Cesc Fabregas will hope to start ahead of Nemanja Matic
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea predicted line up
If Chelsea win at Selhurst Park they will equal a club record of 11 consecutive league wins, and condemn Palace to yet more misery. Here are the Crystal Palace vs Chelsea predicted line ups.
Crystal Palace predicted line up vs Chelsea
Crystal Palace possible starting lineup:
Hennessey; Kelly, Dann, Delaney, Ward; Cabaye, McArthur, Zaha, Puncheon, Townsend; Benteke
Chelsea predicted line up vs Crystal Palace
Chelsea possible starting lineup:
Courtois; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Cahill; Moses, Kante, Fabregas, Alonso; Hazard, Costa, Pedro
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea predictions & betting tips
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Here are our Crystal Palace vs Chelsea score predictions and betting tips:
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea score prediction
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea score prediction: Crystal Palace 1-2 Chelsea
Lawro’s and Merson’s Crystal Palace vs Chelsea Score predictions
Here are Lawro’s and Merson’s score prediction for Crystal Palace vs Chelsea FC game:
Lawro’s prediction: 1-1
Merson‘s prediction: 1-1
The corresponding fixture last season saw Guus Hiddink’s Chelsea run out 3-0 winners in January, with Oscar, Willian and Costa all on the scoresheet, An away win is most likely in this fixture with a price of 7/5 at bet365 =>
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