Crystal Palace v Arsenal – The Premier League Returns! Live Updates..


Follow our live coverage of the Premier League – Matchday 1 action! Crystal Palace vs Arsenal at Selhurst Park

 

Full time: Crystal Palace 0-2 Arsenal

90+3′ Albert Sambi Lokonga replaces Martin Odegaard

90′ Three minutes of added time

88′ Bukayo Saka’s shot is deflected in by the Palace keeper.

86′ GOAL! Crystal Palace 0-2 Arsenal (Guehi own goal 85)

83′ Arsenal double substitution: Kieran Tierney and Eddie Nketiah for Zinchenko and Jesus

76′ Possession – 50/50

75′ Luka Milivojevic replaces Doucoure for Palace.

70′ Zaha has a shot blocked by Ben White

65′ Arsenal have taken a gear off and are letting Palace back into the game.

60′ Ben White is booked for a foul.

58′ Jean-Philippe Mateta replaces Odsonne Edouard for Palace

54′ Odegaard misses by a whisker from a setpeice piece opportunity.

51′ Ramsdale makes a good save after a good chance for Palace.

Second Half

Half-time – Arsenal lead after dominating Palace.

33′ Some good defending by Saka to prevent a chance for Zaha.

30′ Arsenal with a huge chunk of the shots and chances so far. Palace anonymous.

21′ Arsenal take a well deserved lead.

20′ GOAL! Crystal Palace 0-1 Arsenal (Martinelli)

16′ A decent chance for Palace created by Eze but Xhaka clears.

13′ Arsenal dominating with 69& of the possession.

1′ Kick-off!!!

Team news

Crystal Palace (possible 4-3-3) Guaita; Clyne, Guehi, Andersen, Mitchell; Schlupp, Doucoure, Eze; Ayew, Edouard, Zaha.
Substitutes: Johnstone, Ward, Milivojevic, Mateta, Hughes, Ebiowei, Richards, Riedewald, Plange.

Arsenal (possible 4-2-3-1) Ramsdale; White, Saliba, Gabriel, Zinchenko; Partey, Xhaka; Saka, Odegaard, Martinelli; Jesus.
Substitutes: Turner, Tierney, Holding, Cedric, Lokonga, Elneny, Nketiah, Pepe, Nelson.

Referee Anthony Taylor.