Crystal Palace v Liverpool: Predicted line-ups, preview & betting tips

Possible line-ups

Crystal Palace: Speroni, Ward, Delaney, Dann, Kelly, Puncheon, McArthur, Jedinak, Zaha, Chamakh, Campbell.

Liverpool: Mignolet, Johnson, Skrtel, Lovren, Manquillo, Gerrard, Allen, Lallana, Coutinho, Lambert.

Liverpool return to Selhurst Park on Sunday in he Premier League, where the Reds let slip a 3-o lead last season it what was the beginning of the end of their title challenge.

Crystal Palace fans will be hoping their side will be able to pick up three valuable points against the Merseysiders, knowing Liverpool are bringing a team without much confidence to south London.

Mario Balotelli, after going to boxing on Saturday night, is expected to be out of the team, while Daniel Sturridge is again a long term absentee too. Brendan Rodgers will either player Rickie Lambert or Fabio Borini up front.

Of course, Liverpool bigger problems this season have been at the back where the likes of Glen Johnson continue to look like a liability.

As for Palace, Neil Warnock may have concerns over captain Mile Jedinak and Yannick Bolasie after both players travelled long distances over the recent international break.

Our prediction: Crystal Palace 2 – Liverpool 3

Essential facts and stats to help with online betting

Crystal Palace have failed to win their last 5 matches in the Premier League.

Crystal Palace are undefeated in their last 5 home matches against Liverpool in all competitions.

Liverpool are winless in three Premier League matches (D1, L2) for the second time this season.

‘Own goals’ is the joint Liverpool top scorer along with Raheem Sterling (3).