first_img huge blow shining Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City However, the Eagles were not so successful, beaten 1-0 at Middlesbrough on Wednesday night.Despite some woeful October form, Roy Hodgson’s men did manage to end Arsenal’s winning run with a 2-2 draw at Selhurst Park last time out in the league.Meanwhile Maurizio Sarri’s side were dominant in a 4-0 triumph at Burnley. Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card whoops REVEALED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Chelsea benefitted from two own goals as they ultimately outgunned Derby REAL DEAL Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REVEALED What The Managers Are SayingMaurizio Sarri: “In every experience I have done before, I was in trouble in the first two months! I thought it would be the same here. Here I was lucky, because the players were able to win without a very good level of tactical organisation.”Roy Hodgson: “Teams change, but the players will know the quality of the opposition. They’ll know the daunting task they face with Chelsea unbeaten. We played well against Liverpool and Arsenal, did more than just compete.“I wasn’t surprised Chelsea appointed Maurizio Sarri after his success at Napoli. I’m impressed by how quickly he’s settled and the appointment of Gianfranco Zola alongside him has been a very good one.” 2 gameday cracker Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT 2 no dice Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? deals Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Real Madrid ‘offer’ Isco to Chelsea in bid to ‘make room’ for Tottenham star Chelsea are back in action in the Premier League after their topsy-turvy 3-2 win over Derby in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday.Victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge will see the Blues leapfrog Liverpool after they could only manage a draw at Arsenal yesterday. tense Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Latest Premier League News Roy Hodgson is wary of the threat Chelsea pose Confirmed teamsThere is no place for star man Eden Hazard who only makes the bench to begin with.Meanwhile, Palace welcome Max Meyer to their starting XI after the German made a positive impact when coming on as a substitute during their 2-2 draw at home to Arsenal last weekend.Chelsea: Arrizabalaga, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso, Barkley, Jorginho, Kante, Willian, Morata, PedroCrystal Palace: Hennessey, Van Aanholt, Sakho, Tomkins, Wan-Bissaka, McArthur, Milivojevic, Kouyate, Zaha, Meyer, Townsendlast_img read more