Sports Mole previews Tony Pulis's first match in charge of Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park as the Eagles welcome West Ham United in the Premier League.
will take charge of Tony Pulis at Selhurst Park for the first time when Crystal Palace visit them in the Premier League on Tuesday. West Ham United
The former Stoke City manager lost his opening match as Eagles boss on Saturday when a
goal was enough for Norwich City to claim Gary Hooper victory at Carrow Road.
Pulis will continue to put his own stamp on the Palace team and is likely to again name both
and Cameron Jerome in a new-look two-man attack. Marouane Chamakh remains suspended, but Pulis has plenty of wide options to choose from in the form of Yannick Bolasie , Jason Puncheon and Jimmy Kebe , while Dwight Gayle played off the left at the weekend. Barry Bannan
The Hammers found their
shooting boots on Saturday to down out-of-form Fulham, and may award Sam Allardyce and Joe Cole , both goalscorers off the bench, with starts. Carlton Cole
Carlton Cole has yet to start since resigning for the Upton Park outfit in the summer, but is likely to usurp
, who is yet to find the net in the Premier League this term, as West Ham's lone forward. Modibo Maiga
They are still without £15m club-record signing
and New Zealand international centre-back Andy Carroll , both of whom will probably not be available until after the New Year. Winston Reid Recent form: Palace: LWDLLL West Ham: WLLDDL Possible starting lineups: Palace: Speroni; Ward, Delaney, Gabbidon, Moxey; Puncheon, Dikgacoi, Jedinak, Bannan; Jerome, Chamakh West Ham: Jaaskelainen; Demel, Collins, Tomkins, McCartney; Diame, Nolan, Noble; J.Cole, C.Cole, Downing Sports Mole says: 0-1
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