Crystal Palace vs. Chelsea confirmed XIs

With Manchester City leading Tottenham, the pressure on Chelsea to maintain their fine start to the season is now higher than ever. Jose Mourinho has picked a decent side – minus Diego Costa – for the game at Selhurst Park, with bouncing back from his side’s last defeat in the south or London key.

Palace are not without their threats, but a hold and cold start to the campaign means they’re firm underdogs against their city rivals.