On Saturday, Manchester City face Crystal Palace in the F.A Cup third round. This will be the 55th encounter between the clubs with the most recent of affairs ended 2-1 to City in an away fixture whereby Yaya Toure made his heavily anticipated return scoring both of City’s goals.
City are on the back of a promising performance against a strong Spurs side that finished 2-2. Palace, on the other hand, are relegation struck without a win in eight league games.
City and Palace found themselves in a similar situation last year, however this time in the League Cup. The Blues came out 4-0 winners that time, let’s hope we can replicate it again.
In preparation for the game, we are going to run through the starting XI that will play Crystal Palace.