C Azpilicueta (11 og),W Zaha (45)
T Bakayoko (18)
C Palace vs Chelsea
3:00pm Saturday 14th October
WATCH: PALACE 2-1 CHELSEA
PALACE 2-1 CHELSEA
All over at Selhurst Park! A massive win for Crystal Palace, inspired by the returning Wilfried Zaha.
Roy Hodgson has his first win, Palace have their first points of the season and their first goals, while it's misery for Chelsea. They were poor today.
90+5: David Luiz takes a heavy touch in midfield and Milivojevic boots the ball into Row Z. A huge roar from the Selhurst Park crowd. That's nearly that...
90+3: Palace are playing this stoppage time superbly. They are penning the ball back deep inside Chelsea's half - Conte's side can't get out.
90+1: CHANCE! What is Sakho playing at?! He tries a back-heel IN HIS OWN BOX and it drops to Fabregas but the Chelsea midfielder snatches at his shot and it goes wide. A massive let-off for Palace and Dann has a word with Sakho. Probably along the lines of, 'Don't try that again please'.
90: FIVE minutes of added time. Groans go around Selhurst Park, they don't like that...
90: CHANCE! Townsend twists and turns down the right, beating Azpilicueta and getting his shot away but it flies a few yards wide of the far post.
Chelsea look like they've run out of ideas. Still time, though...
88: YELLOW! Bakayoko hauls down Townsend - the winger has been superb along with Zaha - and the Chelsea man is booked.
87: WHAT A MISS! Van Aanholt should seal it for Palace after Courtois spills Townsend's long-range shot but the Dutchman fires wide from close range.
Will that come back to haunt Palace? Just over four minutes plus stoppage time to go...
85: Selhurst Park is absolutely bouncing as the finish line approaches.
SUBS! Hodgson makes two changes as Timothy Fosu-Mensah replaces James McArthur and Jairo Riedewald comes on for Yohan Cabaye.
Two midfielders withdrawn for two defenders.
83: YELLOW! Dann takes the booking to bring Pedro down and break up a Chelsea counter. A cynical challenge.
81: Zaha gets a huge round of applause from the home crowd for holding the ball up and eventually winning a free-kick midway inside the Palace half. He has been brilliant on his first league appearance since the opening day of the season.
79: Palace keep the play alive in the Chelsea half for just about the first time since the second half started but their possession comes to an end when Townsend blasts it into the stands.
They have just over 10 minutes plus stoppage time to hang on...
75: SUB! Here comes the first Palace change as Jason Puncheon comes on to replace Schlupp.
73: SAVE! Fabregas' corner picks out Alonso, who gets a firm header on goal but Speroni dives to his right to save, gathering at the second attempt.
Hodgson is preparing his first change of the game...
72: CHANCE! Musonda makes a great run off Ward and is picked out by a superb pass by Fabregas. The youngster takes the ball on his chest but slices his volley over the bar. A big opportunity...
72: YELLOW! Milivojevic chops down Hazard to halt a Chelsea counter and that's an easy booking for referee Andre Marriner.
71: A rare chance for Palace to break sees Zaha waste the opportunity. The forward takes a heavy touch and David Luiz nips in to send the ball back to Courtois. A few tired legs out there for the home side.
68: SAVES! Speroni gets down to stop Pedro's low shot from the edge of the box - and he then does the same to deny Zappacosta. Palace are sinking further back towards their own goal...
Palace have gone odds-on at 4/5 for all three points against the champions at Sky Bet. The visitors have been eased to 11/2 with a draw trading at 15/8 while Eden Hazard has been PRICE BOOSTED to 7/1 from 6/1 to score the fourth goal of the game. Get all in the in-play odds here.
66: SUB! Musonda voiced his frustration at his lack of opportunities at Chelsea earlier this week, taking to social media to do so. Well, he has his chance now. He has just replaced Willian.
64: Palace are giving Fabregas time in midfield and it's asking for trouble.
The assistant's flag has denied Chelsea twice in the last few minutes - first Zappacosta and then Pedro - with Fabregas spraying passes out from midfield on each occasion.
62: A little scare for Palace as Alonso flashes a near-post header into the side netting.
Chelsea are starting to turn up the pressure...
61: Zappacosta is just starting to get a little more joy down Chelsea's right but every cross is being dealt with by Palace - and Sakho in particular. He'll need another massive 30 minutes to keep Palace in front.
57: SUB! An interesting change from Antonio Conte...Batshuayi is not happy to see his number go up and he's replaced by Pedro.
55: CLOSE! Zaha is playing brilliantly! He skips away from a couple of challenges and feeds Townsend on the right. The winger looks to return the favour and find his team-mate in the middle but Azpilicueta just about does enough to stop Zaha from turning on goal.
How Palace have missed him over these past two months...
52: CHANCE! Another opportunity for Fabregas as Zappacosta's cross breaks to him on the edge of the area but this time the Spaniard blazes well over the bar.
50: CROSSBAR! Fabregas is so unlucky! He went close in the first half and clips the bar here with a fine drive from 25 yards. Speroni was nowhere near it.
48: Palace have made a composed start to the second period, they are passing the ball around nicely against a very good Chelsea team. It's been very impressive especially considering their plight at the bottom of the table.
46: We are back under way for the second half - you feel it's a huge 45 minutes for Palace...
THE WAIT IS OVER!
ZAHA'S LOW FINISH
Hodgson will be very pleased with that. The half-time whistle goes and Zaha - returning from two months out injured - has Palace in front after Bakayoko cancelled out Azpilicueta's own goal.
Palace ahead again just before the break and they are into 6/5 favourites for all three points at Sky Bet. Chelsea have eased to 11/4 and a draw is 2/1 - get all the in-play odds here.
GOAL! PALACE 2-1 CHELSEA (Zaha, 45)
A huge goal for Palace on the stroke of half-time!
It's good work from Sakho, who robs Willian and finds Zaha on the left. The winger's first touch completely takes Azpilicueta out of the game and Zaha keeps his composure to slide his finish by Courtois.
A really good goal from the Palace star.
PALACE 1-1 CHELSEA
42: CLOSE! Fabregas goes so so so close! The Spaniard blasts a free kick from 22 yards and it grazes the top of the crossbar. Speroni was nowhere near it.
40: SUB! Chelsea finally make the change as Davide Zappacosta replaces the injured Moses.
39: CLOSE! Chelsea are playing on with 10 men after Moses hobbles off and Townsend goes very close to making it 2-1. He picks up possession 25 yards from goal and flashes a great effort inches wide.
37: Moses is down for Chelsea having pulled up on the right. It doesn't look good for the right-back, who is just returning to the team.
The replay shows that could be a hamstring problem. Oh dear...
34: The game has just calmed down after a lively start. You fancy Chelsea to push on now, after weathering that early Palace storm.
CHANCE! Willian smartly lets a Moses cross run to Alonso and his effort is well blocked by Ward. Palace are then nearly undone by another corner but Batshuayi nods over from seven yards.
31: It turns out that early Palace goal has been taken off Cabaye and given to Azpilicueta as an own goal. Guess the wait for a Palace goalscorer goes on...
29: ...but it was short-lived.
28: Early joy for Palace...
Chelsea are back to odds-on again for victory at 8/13 with Sky Bet having got level. Palace are 11/2 with a draw 5/2 - get all the in-play odds here.
24: Townsend briefly has the home crowd worried as he pulls up off the ball but it looks like it was just a knock. He is running freely again now. He has made a good start to the game and considering the injuries they have, they need him.
22: CHANCE! Better from Palace as Zaha skips away from two defenders and fires on goal from the right. His effort takes a deflection off Cahill and whistles past the far post. The resulting corner is cleared.
This game has been excellent so far, end to end stuff.
21: Hodgson will not be happy with his team's marking from that corner. They have been excellent in the opening stages but a lapse in concentration at a set-piece has let them down.
GOAL! PALACE 1-1 CHELSEA (Bakayoko, 18)
Chelsea equalise and all Palace's good work is undone. It is poor defending too as Hodgson's men fail to pick up Bakayoko from a corner and the Chelsea midfielder nods downward and past Speroni.
A good finish from the former Monaco man, he is very dangerous in the air as Man City found out in the Champions League last season.
PALACE 1-0 CHELSEA
17: Chelsea have responded since the goal and enjoy their best spell of possession in the Palace half before Azpilicueta delivers a good ball into the middle but Batshuayi is on his heels.
Well, well - Palace get their first PL goal of the season and they are into 2/1 for all three points with Sky Bet. Chelsea have eased to 11/8 and a draw is 9/4 - get all the in-play odds here.
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