The Eagles are in Premier League action at Selhurst Park tomorrow against the champions.
The Eagles fanbase is on cloud nine at present with the Selhurst Park side sixth in the Premier League table.
The Eagles have enjoyed a bright start to the season and Selhurst Park is a much happier place since Hodgson took charge two years ago.
Crystal Palace have had a great start to the season in the Premier League but Roy Hodgson is still looking for improvements in his squad.
Stepanenko is said to have been a summer target for Crystal Palace.
Kian Flanagan won Crystal Palace's U23 Player of the Year in April but he still hasn't made his Premier League debut for Roy Hodgson.
Son Heung-min scored twice for Tottenham Hotspur against Crystal Palace at the weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur beat Crystal Palace 4-0 on Saturday afternoon.
Crystal Palace are an established Premier League team under Roy Hodgson but how would things have panned out at Selhurst Park with Petrescu?
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson will have a plethora of options in central defence in the coming weeks but who should he pick?
Manchester United are set to take on Liverpool defender Virgil Van Dijk and his teammates at the weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur defender Juan Foyth has been struggling with injury throughout the season so far.
Tottenham Hotspur winger Jack Clarke has struggled badly for game time at Leeds United this term.
Mesut Ozil is struggling for playing time at Arsenal at the moment.
Chelsea winger Christian Pulisic has started just two Premier League games all season.
Paul Pogba will not play for Manchester United against Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool this weekend.
Eddie Nketiah is piling on the pressure for a start at Leeds.
Tottenham Hotspur duo Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon reportedly won't feature at the weekend.
The Arsenal attacking midfielder has made just one Premier League appearance this season.
Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka has featured on five occasions for Unai Emery's side this season.