Wolves – Crystal Palace : Preview & Prediction
Wolverhampton, 13th, is tied on points with Crystal Palace, 14th, in the standings and this FA Cup meeting could nevertheless turn to the advantage of the locals. Indeed, Wolves won the last two receptions of Crystal Palace (2-0 and 2-0). At home, Jimenez’s partners (4 goals) remain on 2 brilliant results against two big teams, Chelsea (2-1) and Tottenham (2-2). Wolves just got a good point at Brighton and Hove (3-3) on January 2. Crystal Palace has just won against Sheffield United (2-0) on January 2, a first since 6 meetings !. In its last 5 trips, Crystal Palace suffered 3 losses to Wolverhampton (2-0), Burnley (1-0) and Aston Villa (3-0) the day after Christmas. Eliminated in the first round against Derby County (0-1) last season, Crystal Palace will find it difficult to do better this year on the ground of a Wolverhampton formation which is aiming for a new victory.
Wolverhampton is 13th in the Premier League table.
Crystal Palace is ranked 14th.
Wolverhampton have won their last 2 home matches against Crystal Palace (2-0 and 2-0).
Crystal Palace have lost 3 of their last 5 trips.
Wolverhampton have lost 1 time in their last 7 receptions.
Wolverhampton will want to pass this first round and should make the pass 3 against Crystal Palace at Molineux Stadium.
Wolves – Crystal Palace : Betting Tips
Wolves – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70