Palace start the festive fixture list early, with tonight's home game against
The Eagles go into the match on the back of two straight defeats, while
There's mixed news for Palace boss Peter Taylor. Dougie Freedman is back from injury, and Danny Butterfield is also expected to be fit to play.
However, Michael Hughes is definitely out and defender Leon Cort is still not fully fit.
Probable Palace XI:
Soares Watson Fletcher McAnuff