One of the games scheduled this Saturday, 9th February, will put face to face Crystal Palace and West Ham, at 15:00, UK time.The protagonists are playing in the 26th Round of Premier League. As the stats show, it will be a pretty balanced match, since none of the teams are in a good form.
Crystal Palace are finding themselves on the 14th position of the table, with 26 points. After seven victories, five draws and 13 losses, the team have a 26-33 goal difference. Their recent home form is a decent one, coming here after 3 wins and 2 defeats. The last 2 matches were both victories with a 2-0 score. The team will play with a 4 - 3 - 3 formation, Zaha, Benteke and Townsend being the main strikers. It is likely to see Souare as the only missing player, due to his injuries.
The visiting team is coming into this match, with no defeat in the last 5 meetings against Crystal Palace in Premier League. In this games, West Ham have maanged to win 3 of them and have checked 2 draws. With 32 points, they are on the 12th position with a 31-38 goal difference. So far in this competition, West Ham have ticked 9 wins, 5 draws and 11 losses. Having in view their current situation, the team is without a victory in the last 4 matches. With Arnautovic in attack, they will play with a 4 - 2 - 3 - 1. It is expected to be a lot of missing players: Reid, Lanzini, Sanchez, Yarmolenko, Wilshere, Balbuena, Nasri.