Predicted Manchester City and Crystal Palace line-ups

Match to be played on Saturday 20th December 2014 at 12:45. Venue: Etihad Stadium, Manchester.

Manchester City will be looking to go level on points with Premier League leaders Chelsea when they take on Crystal Palace this afternoon.

Heading into the match at the Etihad Stadium, Manuel Pellegrini’s side find themselves second in the league table with 36 points from 16 matches, just three points off the pace.

With the Blues not playing until Monday, the Citizens can increase the pressure on their main title rivals with victory over Palace today.

Meanwhile, the Eagles are currently just a point above the relegation zone in 16th.

Predicted line-ups:

Manchester City: Hart; Zabaleta, Demichelis, Mangala, Clichy; Fernandinho, Toure; Milner, Silva, Nasri; Pozo

Crystal Palace: Speroni; Kelly, Dann, Hangeland, Ward; Puncheon, McArthur, Jedinak, Ledley, Bolasie; Campbell

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