In what should be a fun battle between two London sides, Crystal Palace and Tottenham are all set to face off this weekend.
Come Saturday, morning, Selhurst Park should be energized for what should be an entertaining battle between Tottenham and Crystal Palace. While there was plenty of drama for Spurs leading up to the campaign with Harry Kane, the club has looked superb this far.
Crystal Palace will be hungry to try and record an upset win and send its home fans happy from the stadium. Will they be able to do so?
How to watch Crystal Palace vs. Tottenham on TV
When is kick off? Saturday, Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m. ET
Where is the match being played? Selhurst Park
What TV channel is the match on? NBCSN, Fubo TV for online streaming
Who’s the referee? Jonathan Moss
Who’s on VAR duty? Lee Betts
Tottenham team news
It’s been a brilliant start for new manager Nuno Espirito Santo, as Tottenham is a perfect 3-for-3 to open up the season. With their nine points, Spurs are in first place of the English Premier League standings.
The team opened the season with its unforgettable 1-0 win over defending champions Manchester City. Now, they’ll hope to record a fourth-straight victory this weekend.
Crystal Palace team news
Crystal Palace hasn’t had the same kind of luck to start 2021-22, as the home team for Saturday’s tilt sits in 14th place with only two points. Palace sure could turn things around if they were to be able to stun Tottenham in this one.
Crystal Palace vs. Tottenham predicted lineups
Tottenham: Lloris, Tangana, Dier, Sanchez, Reguilon, Hojbjerg, Skipp, Dele, Bergwijn, Son and Kane
Crystal Palace: Guaita, Mitchell, Guehi, Andersen, Clyne, Eze, McArthur, Kouyate, Zaha, Ayew and Benteke
Crystal Palace vs. Tottenham prediction:
While Spurs might be at the top of the league, the Eagles will be ready to put up quite the fight. With Wilfred Zaha always being a threat to score, we think he’ll actually give the home team an early lead. However, Harry Kane will score late to rescue a point for Tottenham.
Prediction: Tottenham 1-1 Crystal Palace