Premier League – Crystal Palace – Brentford on Match-day 2

Crystal Palace vs. Brentford

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Saturday at Selhurst Park, as Palace host Brentford in the Premier League.

Visitors Brentford, will be keen to maintain or improve their League position, (sixth), when they face eighteenth placed Palace.

Struggling Crystal Palace, welcome fancied their opponents this Saturday

It was a humbling defeat at the hands of Chelsea for Patrick Vieira’s men in their last match, they will be hoping to get something out of this game for sure.

lost one game.

Victory for Crystal Palace would take their points tally to 3 so far this season.

Palace are missing four players through injury or illness. This will affect Patrick Vieira’s selection choices significantly.

Brentford have three points to their name, going into this tie

Brentford will take a huge positive from their recent 2-0 win against Arsenal at Brentford Community Stadium.

They currently sit in sixth place, with a total of three points having won one game.

Winning this fixture will see Brentford on 6 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Brentford will be pleased to have a good goal scoring record so far this season (2). This is largely down to the efforts of their stand-out attackers – Christian Norgaard (1), Sergi Canos (1), and David Raya. Brentford have managed to maintain a strong defence so far, which in turn has allowed them to deliver good attacking options themselves and deliver good scoring opportunities.

Going into Saturday’s game, Thomas Frank without three of his players, due to illness or injury.

Crystal Palace v Brentford – Head-to-Heads.

These two clubs have previously faced each other two times with the tally being one victory and one draw for Palace. Additionally, the two teams have been unable to break the deadlock in the last one game, with draws on each occasion.

Palace to win – probability = 38.46 percent.

Players to watch

For Palace, Remi Matthews contributed with
in 1 League games this Premier League Season, while Christian Norgaard has netted
one goal in 1 League matches this season for Brentford.