Crystal Pal prepare to entertain Sheffield United at Selhurst Park on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Eagles have the slight edge, having won 8 of the 19 games compared to Sheff Utd's 6 wins.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Selhurst Park was less than a year ago, in April 2003, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2-2 draw in a League Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Apr||Crystal Pal||2-2||Sheff Utd||LD1|
|2002/2003||Tue 17 Dec||Sheff Utd||3 - 1||Crystal Pal||LC|
|2002/2003||Sat 30 Nov||Sheff Utd||2 - 1||Crystal Pal||LD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 23 Feb||Crystal Pal||0 - 1||Sheff Utd||LD1|
|2001/2002||Tue 25 Sep||Sheff Utd||1 - 3||Crystal Pal||LD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 24 Feb||Sheff Utd||1 - 0||Crystal Pal||LD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 23 Sep||Crystal Pal||0 - 1||Sheff Utd||LD1|
Recent respective form guides
Crystal Palace are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 5 to 4.
The away form of Sheff Utd is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Blades have conceded 9 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Crystal Pal are leading the way in the Nationwide League Division One, with their 3 games giving them a return of 9 points. Sheff Utd lie just outside the playoff positions in the Nationwide League Division One, picking up 5 from their 3 games so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Crystal Pal are not exactly setting the world alight at Selhurst Park at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Sheff Utd in this game. Home Win
|Crystal Pal||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .|
|Sheff Utd||Not won in previous 7 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.