Crystal Palace’s form took a major upturn in the second half of 2022/23 when Roy Hodgson returned to the club.
The Eagles are now looking to build on that on the opening weekend of the 2023/24 campaign when they face newly-promoted Sheffield United in a 3 pm kick off on Saturday.
Crystal Palace predicted line-up vs Sheffield United
Crystal Palace team news vs Sheffield United
Crystal Palace have four injury concerns ahead of Saturday’s game.
Michael Olise, who has been linked with a transfer away from Selhurst Park this summer, is expected to be out until September with a thigh issue.
Tyrick Mitchell also has a thigh injury and has around a 50 per cent chance of featuring this weekend.
Elsewhere, Will Hughes (knee) and Matheus Oliveira (unspecified) are out of action with no return dates set.