Manchester United are still unbeaten in the Premier League under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (10 matches) after Sunday’s 0-0 draw with Liverpool.
Solskjaer has barely put a foot wrong as United interim manager but injuries are stacking up for the Red Devils and they play away to an in-form Palace side on Wednesday.
Crystal Palace- Mamadou Sakho was forced off with an injury in Crystal Palace’s 4-1 win over Leicester on Saturday and miss out in midweek.
With Martin Kelly also sidelined for the Eagles, Scott Dann is the frontrunner to partner James Tomkins at the heart of Palace’s back four. Naija and Bet
Aaron Wan-Bissaka is also a huge doubt ahead of Wednesday’s match and Roy Hodgson will be desperate to have the talented right-back available here.
Cheikhou Kouyate will hope to start in midweek but Hodgson may stick with the same front six as selected against Leicester.
Manchester United- Manchester United have huge injury problems ahead of Wednesday’s trip to Crystal Palace and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed Tahith Chong, James Garner and Angel Gomes from the club’s youth teams will be part of his 18-man squad.
Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata and Ander Herrera were all forced off in the first half of United’s 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Sunday and are now sidelined. Marcus Rashford was also injured in the opening half but was forced to stay on for the whole match as United ran out of substitutes. He is not expected to play against Palace.
Fred, Scott McTominay and Andreas Pereira all have a chance to start now that Herrera and Matic sidelined. Given the amount of changes required in midfield and attack, Solskjaer may stick with the same back four despite the quick turnaround.
Man Utd are undefeated in their last 16 matches against Crystal Palace in all competitions.
Man Utd have won their last 5 away matches in Premier League.
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Crystal Palace’s last 8 Premier League home games.
Man Utd have been winning at both half time and full time in their last 3 away matches (Premier League).
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