The two teams enroute to recovery Arsenal and Crystal Palace lock horns at the Selhurst Park on Monday night.
Arsenal finally got back to winning ways with an impressive 3-0 win in the London derby against West Ham United last week. They were on a three-match win-less run which includes 2 losses and a draw which dent their chances for the top four finish this season.
If you look beyond, the Gunners lost in 4 of their last 7 Premier League matches, while points came from 2 wins and a draw. They sit 5th in the league table, could drop to 6th if Manchester United get a point at Sunderland on Sunday evening.
A fine run from Crystal Palace was came to an end at Southampton last weekend with a 3-1 defeat. The team tutored by Sam Allardyce were on a four-match winning run which includes an excellent 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge a week ago.
Nevertheless, the Eagles have gained considerable ground in the relegation battle. They stay 3 points clear-off the 18th placed Swansea with an additional 2 matches in hand.