Crystal Palace vs Arsenal Preview
Sunday lunchtime and great football match in England in Premier League. Crystal Palace takes on Arsenal and we expect very interesting and exciting football match. Crystal Palace haven't beaten Arsenal in the league at Selhurst Park since 1979. Arsene Wenger are very optimistic before this game and he believes Arsenal's surprise opening weekend Barclays Premier League defeat to West Ham United will inspire them to bounce back against Crystal Palace. For sure it will be one great match to watch and also very good match to place our bets and earn money.
Crystal Palace began their campaign with a victory at newly-promoted Norwich City. They play very changeable this summer in friendly matches and won four of their last eight games. They play very offensive football and usually play very offensive from the first minute. On the other side Arsenal were beaten 2-0 at Emirates Stadium last Sunday and now all players are highly motivated to earn first points in new season. Arsenal play very well this summer and they must be favorite to win this game. They played very well in last season and Arsenal are undefeated in their last 6 away matches in the Premier League. Also they have much better record in previous meetings against Crystal Palace. Arsenal won their last 5 matches against Crystal Palace in all competitions. In these five games Arsenal scored at least two goals per match. Enjoy in very attractive football match Crystal Palace vs Arsenal and try to earn money with our football prediction and betting preview.
Alan Pardew, Crystal Palace coach: "We want to wrestle control from Arsenal. It will make a different kind of statement if we were to beat them. We are looking forward to match, we're in good shape. Everybody is hustling for positions."
Arsene Wenger, Arsenal coach: "Palace have good offensive potential, are strong defensively [and have] played together for a long time. We know every Premier League match can be a tough one so we prepare for that".
Crystal Palace have few missing players for their home match against Arsenal. Julian Speroni, Fraizer Campbell, Kwesi Appiah and Marouane Chamakh are injured and they will not play for sure. All other players are fully fit and ready for this very hard match in front of their fans. All players are highly motivated for this game and they believe in success.
On the other side Arsenal have two missing players for their first away match in new season. Jack Wilshere and Tomas Rosicky will not play for sure because they are both injured. Danny Welbeck is not fully fit and he is doubtful for this game. All other players are fully fir and ready for this match, and all of them are eager to beat Crystal Palace.
Possible starting lineups
Crystal Palace: McCarthy, Ward, Delaney, Dann, Souare, Ledley, Cabaye, McArthur, Zaha, Puncheon, Murray
Arsenal: Cech, Debuchy, Koscielny, Mertesacker, Monreal, Coquelin, Cazorla. Ramsey, Ozil, Sanchez, Walcott
Crystal Palace vs Arsenal Prediction
We expect one very exciting football game between Crystal Palace and Arsenal. Both teams like to play very attractive football and we will watch one open game with lots of chances on both sides. After defeating by West Ham at home, Arsenal now must play much better and they will try to score from the first minute. For sure they can score on this match, and maybe Sanchez score first goal. However our prediction and betting tips for match Crystal Palace vs Arsenal Prediction: Both teams to score. Also you can place your bets on both teams to score and over 2.5 goals. We believe that Arsenal will have just enough quality to pick up all three points here. But for that they need to score at least two goals on this match, so our bet goes to Arsenal will win and score at least two goals. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.