Date: 17th August 2007 at 11:09am
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Palace entertain Leicester City for their first home game of the season, the Eagles go into the game with a 4-1 win under their belts away to Southampton.

Vital Quotes:

Taylor told the official site,’ If we could repeat last year and win the first two games, we would be delighted with that, we did very well against Southampton and we’ve go to go on from that on Saturday.’

Crystal Palace Team News:

Ben Watson(Ankle) Carl Fletcher, Paul Ifill(both hamstring)and Jeff Hughes(groin) are all out along with youngsters Charlie Sheringham(foot) and Lewis Spence(hernia)

Player to watch: Clinton Morrison

Clinton Morrison, 2 goals away from his 100th for Palace.

Leicester City Team News:

Shaun Newton could return for City after being rested, and there could be debuts for Fulop and Clarke

Player to watch: James Wesolowski

James Wesolowski got a flavour of goal midweek against Acc Stanley.

Match Facts & Stats

all results.

Palace won 18 Leicester won 18 drawn 13

Match Prediction:

I’ll be happy with a repeat of last season, a 2-0 win for Palace, but it will be hard as City had a narrow defeat at home to Blackpool with a controversial goal, and will be determined to get something out of this game, they will be fired up for this.

Next Fixtures:

Ipswich Town V Crystal Palace
Sunday 26th aug Live on Sky KO 13:15

 

One Reply to “Palace v Leicester”

  • Ben Watson(Ankle) Carl Fletcher, Paul Ifill(both hamstring)and Jeff Hughes(groin) are all out along with youngsters Charlie Sheringham(foot) and Lewis Spence(hernia)

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