Blues Bulletin: Crystal Palace vs Chelsea

Patrick Vieira’s managerial record against Chelsea

Won 0
Drawn 0
Lost 1

Crystal Palace’s major January signing

Jean-Philippe Mateta – from Mainz

Discipline

There are no suspensions.

Players who accumulate 10 yellow cards in Premier League matches up to and including our 32nd fixture will serve a two-match suspension in the competition.

Premier League bookings list
Chelsea: Alonso 6, Rudiger 5, James 4, Jorginho 4, Kovacic 3, Christensen 2, Mendy 2, Mount 2, Thiago Silva 2, Ziyech 2, Chalobah 1, Hudson-Odoi 1, Kante 1, Loftus-Cheek 1, Pulisic 1, Saul 1, Werner 1.

Crystal Palace: Gallagher 6, Ward 6, Guehi 4, Andersen 3, Benteke 3, McArthur 3, Zaha 3, Hughes 2, Olise 2, Tomkins 2, Ayew 1, Clyne 1, Edouard 1, Eze 1, Guaita 1, Mateta 1, Milivojevic 1, Schlupp 1.

Referee and VAR

Referee: David Coote
VAR: Michael Oliver

David Coote is the official for his first Chelsea game since our goalless draw at Wolves in December. His only other Blues game was at Watford earlier in the same month.