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Arsenal make the short trip to Selhurst Park to play managerless Crystal Palace on Saturday in the lunchtime kick-off. 

You can find out more about our opponents below. 


Crystal Palace Full name: Crystal Palace
Caretaker Manager: Kieth Millen 
Club colours: Red and blue shirts with blue shorts and blue socks 
Nickname(s): The Eagles


Three facts about Crystal Palace:

  • Palace have not managed to stay in the Premier League for more than one season. 
  •  The Eagles have only managed five points and five goals in their previous eight league meetings with Arsenal. 
  • Palace and Arsenal have used 24 different players in the Premier League this season, no other team has used more. 

    Mile Jedinak Crystal PalaceSTAR MAN 
    Mile Jedinak
    The Australian midfielder has been one of the few shining lights in Palace's difficult start to the season. Tough in the tackle and strong in the air, Jedinak will be looking to stop the likes of Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla from creating opportuntities in the midfield area on Saturday.