The Eagles have lost their last four Premier League games and are conceding goals en masse.
Tottenham defender Cameron Carter-Vickers will reunite with Newcastle's DeAndre Yedlin on international duty.
Stars from Everton, Liverpool and Chelsea all feature in the list.
Barton has been linked with a January move to Aston Villa with his Rangers contract set to be terminated.
If the Team of the Season was drawn up today, you'd struggle to find many without Jonjo Shelvey pulling the strings.
Liverpool have impressed of late with a succession of superb performances, but Stan Collymore still doesn't think they have enough to win the league.
The Everton star has netted seven times this season.
Dubbed the new Soldado, the Tottenham Hotspur striker is six years younger than the Spaniard was when he signed for Spurs.
The Nottingham Forest midfielder played at Watford when Rangers boss Mark Warburton was there, could he come to Ibrox?
West Ham United are set to invest in their squad in the January transfer window.
Cardiff battled to secure a point against form team Sheffield Wednesday this week but what were the key lessons learned?
Wales captain Ashley Williams was a shrewd summer signing for the Toffees to replace John Stones and has made a huge impact defensively.
We take a look at the best centre-back pairings that the Premier League has to offer, with Tottenham, Arsenal and Manchester United all represented.