Crystal Palace vs Burnley LIVE: Result and reaction from Premier League fixture tonight

Callum Rice-Coates
Joel Ward plays a pass for Crystal Palace: Getty

Crystal Palace meet Burnley at Selhurst Park tonight in a Premier League game between two clubs making unlikely moves for a spot in Europe next season.

Both sides have 42 points from 31 games and the winner of this one will climb to eighth in the table, leapfrogging Sheffield United and Arsenal to move only one point behind Tottenham.

Palace were well beaten by champions Liverpool last time out, while Burnley beat Watford at a sweltering Turf Moor. Follow all the action live:

Match preview...

When is it and what time is kick-off?

The match will begin at 8pm on Monday 29 June at Selhurst Park.

How can I watch it online and on TV?

The match will be shown live on Amazon Prime with coverage beginning from 7:30pm.

You can sign up for Amazon’s 30-day trial and watch all the matches for free, while being able to cancel at any time.

Team news

Wilfried Zaha is nursing a knock but could still start after receiving treatment over the weekend, while the Eagles will check on Vicente Guaita and Christian Benteke. James Tomkins, Martin Kelly and Jeffrey Schlupp are all likely to miss out once more.

Ashley Barnes, Chris Wood and Johann Berg Gudmundsson are all set to miss out here, while Robbie Brady could return after missing the win over Watford with a groin injury. Jay Rodriguez came off against the Hornets with an ankle problem but should be fit enough to start.

Predicted line-ups

Crystal Palace XI: Guaita; Ward, Cahill, Dann, Van Aanholt; Milivojevic, McArthur, Kouyate; Townsend, Ayew, Zaha

Burnley XI: Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Taylor; Brownhill, Westwood, Cork, McNeil; Rodriguez, Vydra

What are the odds?

Crystal Palace: 13/10

Draw: 21/10

Burnley: 12/5

Prediction

With eighth up for grabs here, both teams should see it as a wonderful opportunity to boost their hopes of claiming an unlikely European spot with safety assured for another season. Roy Hodgson’s side must bounce back after being handed a heavy beating by the champions and we’ll back them to emerge victorious here and pull level with Spurs in seventh, provided Zaha is passed fit. 2-1.

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