Stoke vs Crystal Palace Odds – Saturday 11th February 2017 – 15:00
Stoke are 21/20 with the draw at 12/5 and Crystal Palace are 13/5
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Stoke welcome Crystal Palace to the Bet365 Stadium in the Premier League, with both sides at opposite ends of the table.
The Potters come into this fixture on the back of a 1-0 defeat against West Brom, a disappointing result for Hughes.
James Morrison (6) opened the scoring for West Brom, it crucially proved to be the winner, with both sides equally matched.
It was a match that had plenty of added spice, with the Saido Berahino saga refusing to end despite his transfer to Stoke.
The fact that Pulis was a former manager of Stoke also had added significance, with the West Brom manager highly successful at the Britannia.
Potters Mixed Form
Stoke have been in mixed recent form, with two of every result in their last six matches.
They are now without a win in four, despite two impressive draws and a thumping win against Sunderland.
The Potters are in a great position, finding themselves outside of the top 10 despite another poor start to the season.
They go into this match in 11th position, with 14 games left Stoke will be targeting a top ten finish.
Stoke come into this match as the favourites, with home advantage crucial in informing those odds.
This will be a tough fixture for Mark Hughes’s side, with Sam Allardyce’s Eagles in the midst of a relegation battle.
Stoke’s recent record against Palace is poor, they have lost the last five consecutive meetings between the sides.
Eagles In Poor Form
Crystal Palace come into this fixture on the back of a 4-0 defeat, in the huge match against Sunderland at home.
This was an absolute hiding at home, with Palace losing at home to Allardyce’s former side, who were bottom of the table prior to this match.
Lamine Kone (9) opened the scoring early in the first half, giving the visitors the perfect start after a Wayne Hennessey mistake.
Didier N’Dong (43) opened his account for the struggling Weirsiders, that meant they doubled their advantage.
Two goals in first half injury time for Jermain Defoe (45+1, 45+3), completing a first half romp for the visitors.
Allardyce Turns Corner
Crystal Palace remain in dismal form, this latest defeat is a huge blow to their hopes of staying in the Premier League.
They still find themselves in the relegation zone, with Sunderland now level on points with them.
He has never been relegated from the Premier League, but his talented squad will need to continue winning.
Palace will have to find another level, losing 4-0 against one of the lowest scorers in the league simply isn’t good enough.
Crystal Palace come into this match as the underdogs, with Stoke’s home advantage and Palace’s poor form.
This will be a tough fixture for Allardyce’s men, with Mark Hughes side in excellent form and Palace in trouble.
Palace will be looking to continue their overall record against Sunderland, with Palace winning 21, drawing 7 and losing 10 of their 38 matches.
Both teams are 5/6 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Stoke are Peter Crouch at 5/1 with Saido Berhaino at 11/2. For Crystal Palace, Christian Benteke is at 11/2 with Loic Remy at 7/1.
The last time that these two sides met Crystal Palace won 4-1 and the odds of the same result are 80/1.
Stoke vs Crystal Palace Odds
Tip 1 – Berahino to score first @ 11/2
Tip 2 – Palace to win 2-1 @ 11/1