Burnley v Crystal Palace team line-ups: Roy Hodgson makes five changes for Turf Moor test

BY MATT WOOSNAM

Crystal Palace has made five changes to the team which lost 3-1 at home to Manchester United on Wednesday night for today’s Premier League match at Burnley.

Roy Hodgson has opted to mix things up with Max Meyer’s impressive second-half cameo earning him a starting berth.

Martin Kelly drops to the bench, with Scott Dann coming in for a first Premier League start of the season. Aaron Wan-Bissaka returns from injury to replace Joel Ward at right-back.

Crystal Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey during the Premier League match at the Vitality Stadium, Bournemouth

 

Andros Townsend and James McArthur both find themselves on the bench with both having started every top flight game to date this campaign, with Cheikhou Kouyate returning to the starting 11.

In goal, Wayne Hennessey is preferred to Vicente Guaita.

Burnley: Heaton, Bardsley, Tarkowski, Mee, Taylor, Hendrick, Westwood, Cork, McNeil, Wood, Barnes. Subs: Hart, Lowton, Vydra, Crouch, Gibson, Gudmundsson, Brady.

Crystal Palace: Hennessey, Wan-Bissaka, Dann, Tomkins, Van Aanholt, Meyer, Milivojevic, Kouyate, Zaha, Batshuayi, Schlupp. Subs: Guaita, Ward, Kelly, McArthur, Townsend, Ayew, Benteke.

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