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Crystal Palace v Arsenal - JG preview

14/15: Arsenal 2-1 Crystal Palace - Alexis Sanchez

The boys take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League at Selhurst Park on Saturday.

You can find out more about our opponents below:

 

Crystal Palace Full name: Crystal PalaceManager: Alan PardewClub colours: Red and blue shirts, blue shorts, blue socksNickname: The Eagles

 

Three facts about Crystal Palace:

  • Arsenal have won seven and lost none of the last 10 meetings with Crystal Palace in all competitions.
  • The Eagles have won just seven of their 29 Barclays Premier League home London derbies.
  • The Gunners are unbeaten in their last 11 visits to Selhurst Park to play Palace in all competitions (W6 D5).

 

Mile Jedinak Crystal PalaceSTAR MANMile JedinakArsene Wenger highlighted Crystal Palace’s direct nature ahead of the game and the majority of their counter-attacks are started by Mile Jedinak. The midfielder can break up play, take set-pieces, score and also man-mark players out of the game. Arsenal will need to be at their best to try and play around him.