The contrast in form between the ninth and 11th-placed teams in the Premier League suggests Palace can catch the Magpies.
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A “rabbit in the headlights” in Paris, Stoke will feel the German’s wrath if he’s stationed on the right at Stamford Bridge.
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Southampton’s Croatian centre-half is not the only stopper to catch the eye away from the big club backlines this term.
With 22 goals from 42 caps, the experienced frontman needs to be in Roy Hodgson’s plans for Brazil.
Mark Hughes’ side are undefeated in six of seven, while the Villans struggle to pick up points at home.
The subtle gifts of the home-grown schemer could be vital in unlocking a pragmatic visiting side.