Crystal Palace had an exciting beginning of the championship, which however was extinguished along the way. 2016 team led by Allan Pardew two victories, but not in the Premier League, but the FA Cup. One point earned Crystal Palace in the last 6 stages, made even point last weekend in Wales, against those from Swansea. The hosts opened the scoring in the 13th minute, Scott Dann equalize two minutes after the break. This year the Palace was defeated by Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham, Aston Villa and though and Bournemouth.
McArthur, Puncheon, Ledley, Bolas and Appiah are unavailable to the hosts in the duel vs Crystal Palace Watford, Gayle representing uncertainty.
Probable team Crystal Palace (4-4-2): Hennessey – Ward, Dann, Delaney, Souare – Zaha, Jedinak, Cabaye, Chung-Yong – Wickham, Adebayor
Watford are in mid-table, with one point over Saturday’s opponent. Last round, the team coached by Quique Flores was beaten away by Tottenham 0-1 after a previous round managed to keep Chelsea in check. Watford has only one victory in the previous eight stages, but being the top most opponents. In addition, these three trips to Watford will be hard to get points, so that will do their best to get them here.
Ekstrand, Cabrera Britos and the guests are uncertain for Crystal Palace vs Watford duel.
Watford Probable team (4-3-2-1): Gomes – Nyomi, Cathcart, Britos, Ake – Behrami, Capoue, Watson-Deeney, Jurado – Ighalo