Manchester City Man City team news: Gabriel Jesus drops to bench for Crystal Palace clash Goal Last updated 2 years ago 21:07 23/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Getty Images Manchester City Premier League Manchester City v Crystal Palace Crystal Palace Pep Guardiola makes two changes from last week’s 6-0 rout of Watford, with Sane entering for the Brazilian and Ederson returning from injury Gabriel Jesus drops to the bench for Manchester City as the Premier League joint-leaders host Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium. The Brazilian has made a scintillating start to his first full Premier League season, forming a lethal partnership with Sergio Aguero up front. But he misses out on Saturday as Pep Guardiola rotates his forces, leaving the Argentine as City’s sole striker against the Eagles. Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Leroy Sane steps up to the starting XI having made a late cameo in the side’s resounding 6-0 win over Watford last weekend.Home fans, meanwhile, will be happy to see Ederson retake his place between the posts after recovering from a facial injury. The goalkeeper had been hurt during a clash with Sadio Mane in the recent 5-0 thrashing of Liverpool and started on the bench midweek against West Brom in the Carabao Cup, but has made a full recovery. Ederson and Sane are the only new faces from the last Premier League run-out in a familiar-looking line-up, as Guardiola sticks with his first-choice defence which has looked solid so far this term. Roy Hodgson takes his new Palace side to the Etihad in desperate need of a win, with the Eagles rock-bottom having lost all five of their opening fixtures. Serbia international Luka Milivojevic is drafted into the midfield for what will be a daunting clash against the title hopefuls.Manchester City: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Otamendi, Mendy, Fernandinho, De Bruyne, Silva (c), Sterling, Sane, Aguero.Substitutes: Bravo, Yaya Toure, Bernardo, G Jesus, Mangala, Danilo, DelphCrystal Palace: Hennessey, Fosu-Mensah, Dann, Sakho, Van Aanholt, Milivojevic, Cabaye, Townsend, Loftus-Cheek, Schlupp, Benteke.Substitutes: Speroni, Tomkins, Ward, Puncheon, McArthur, Sako, Riedewald. Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.
Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town Newcastle United Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Huddersfield Town Goal Last updated 1 year ago 15:00 3/31/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Getty Images Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town Newcastle United Huddersfield Town Premier League Rafael Benitez’s side are looking to edge further away from the relegation zone when they host a side struggling away this season Newcastle United may have climbed up to 13th in the Premier League, but Rafael Benitez’s side have little room to relax in their fight for survival.The Magpies picked up a much-needed 3-0 win over Southampton before the international break to move four points clear of the relegation zone.But with a few of their rivals near the bottom of the table taking on top half sides this weekend, Newcastle have a chance to push further ahead of those struggling below them as they welcome Huddersfield Town. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Although David Wagner’s team sit just a point behind Newcastle, they have just one point from their last three games and have lost 10 on the road this term, and Benitez’s men will be hoping to record consecutive league wins for the first time since September.Newcastle injuries The hosts are likely to have Matt Ritchie fit, despite his early return from the Scotland squad, but Islam Slimani is still injured and yet to make his first appearance for the club, while Jonjo Shelvey is a doubt.Newcastle suspensions Newcastle do not have any suspended players ahead of the tie.Newcastle potential starting line-upRitchie could make the starting XI after training during the week so could take his place on the right.With Shelvey’s availability unknown, Isaac Hayden could be the man to partner Mohamed Diame in midfield.Huddersfield Town team news Jon Stankovic, Michael Hefele and Danny Williams are all out injured, while Terence Kongolo and Sean Scannell remain doubtful.Huddersfield have no suspensions heading into this game.TV channel & kick-off time The fixture will not be broadcast live in the UK (United Kingdom), but can be watched in the United States on NBC Gold and kicks off at 10:00 ET.Best Opta match facts Newcastle haven’t won three consecutive matches at St. James’ Park in the Premier League since a run of four under Alan Pardew in December 2014. Huddersfield have failed to score in any of their last three Premier League games. It’s their third run of three consecutive goalless league games this season, but they’re yet to go four without a goal in the Premier League. The Terriers have only scored in four of their 15 away Premier League games this season, but they haven’t lost any of those games in which they’ve found the net (W3 D1). After failing to score with his first 43 shots in the Premier League this season, Matt Ritchie has found the net with two of his last four in the competition. Aaron Mooy has scored in each of Huddersfield’s last two league matches against Newcastle, netting the winner in this season’s reverse fixture.