Crystal Palace vs Newcastle – Premier League: live score and updates
Crystal Palace vs Newcastle LIVE: No Wilfried Zaha for Eagles who host Steve Bruce’s side without Allan Saint-Maximin as both look to bounce back from defeats in Friday’s Premier League action
- Crystal Palace host Newcastle in Premier League action on Friday night
- The match kicks off at 8pm (UK time) and is streamed on Amazon Prime
- Latest Premier League news, live action and results can be found here
- Premier League table – as it stands
Crystal Palace host Newcastle in Premier League action on Friday night after both sides suffered defeats in their last match.
Roy Hodgson’s hosts find themselves in mid-table and struggling for consistency after they beat an impressive Leeds side 4-1 but followed it up with a 1-0 loss to strugglers Burnley. They are without key man Wilfried Zaha in attack.
Steve Bruce’s side are also without attacker Allan Saint-Maximin, but could leapfrog their opponents in the table with a victory at Selhurst Park.
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First chance of the match falls to Newcastle as Joelinton almost finds Callum Wilson as they got in behind the Newcastle defence. Well defended by Gary Cahill.
And we are underway at Selhurst Park…
A victory for Crystal Palace could see them jump to sixth in the Premier League table, while Newcastle would leapfrog tonight’s opponents with a victory of their own.
The teams are coming out the tunnel and kick-off is moments away.
Final preparations are being made at Selhurst Park ahead of the 8pm kick off.
The home side have projected images remembering football legend Diego Maradona, who died on Wednesday aged 60.
30 minutes until kick-off at Selhurst Park. It really does look beautiful under the floodlights.
As Palace deal with the loss of Zaha, Newcastle are also without their main creative outlet Allan Saint-Maximin.
The French winger is out with injury and Steve Bruce’s side will have to find some creativity elsewhere in their attack.
Crystal Palace are without key attacker Wilfried Haha tonight due to illness.
The Ivorian has scored five goals and has two assist so far this season and as per, has been at the heart of everything good about the Eagles this season.
How much will miss him?
Match odds via bettingexpert
Crystal Palace to win 1/1
Newcastle to win 3/1
Both teams to score
Over 2.5 goals 11/8
Under 2.5 goals 4/7
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