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Crystal Palace predicted lineup vs Arsenal - Premier League

Jamie Spencer
Patrick Vieira is picking a team to face his former club
Patrick Vieira is picking a team to face his former club / Sebastian Frej/MB Media/GettyImages

Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira faces former club Arsenal for the first time when his Eagles travel across London to the Emirates Stadium on Monday night.

The Frenchman has had a mixed start to his first managerial gig in the Premier League but will hope to inspire his team to a famous result in this one.

Here's a look at the starting XI Vieira could pick...

1. Goalkeeper & defenders

Marc Guehi
Marc Guehi has become an automatic starter / Chloe Knott - Danehouse/GettyImages

Vicente Guaita (GK): This would be a big time to record only a third clean sheet of the season.

Joel Ward (RB):
Ever-present across eight games in all competitions.

Joachim Andersen (CB): Automatic starter since making his debut as a substitute in August.

Marc Guehi (CB): Has played every minute since joining from Chelsea and looks very solid.

Tyrick Mitchell (LB): Starts in the last 13 Premier League games in a row. Guaranteed to be there again.

2. Midfielders

Luka Milivojevic has started the last two games
Luka Milivojevic has started the last two games / Sebastian Frej/MB Media/GettyImages

James McArthur (CM): Started every league match this season.

Luka Milivojevic (CM):
Back in the starting lineup and wearing the armband in the last two games.

Conor Gallagher (CM):
Arguably one of the signings of the season so far on loan from Chelsea.

3. Forwards

Odsonne Edouard
Odsonne Edouard scored twice on his debut last month / Sebastian Frej/MB Media/GettyImages

Jordan Ayew (RW): Still waiting for his first goal or assist of the season.

Odsonne Edouard (ST): Hasn’t added to his goal tally since a sensational debut last month.

Wilfried Zaha (LW): Reached better form in September after a slow start to the season.

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