TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR FC v CRYSTAL PALACE FC White Hart Lane, London Sunday 20th September, 2015, 1230 GMT *** Mauricio Pochettino hosts Alan Pardew in Tottenhama s first London Derby of the season. Will Palace leave their rivals to dust or will Spurs end Pardewa s good form? Of the five London teams playing in the Premier League, 4 of them this week will face off in heated and much anticipated London Derbies. With Arsenal and Chelsea set to lock horns at Stamford bridge, North Londona s Tottenham welcome city rivals Crystal Palace to their home in what is sure to be an action packed thriller of a game. With just three points and six places separating the two teams, the result of this game is no doubt very important to how the table would look on Monday. Team Tactics Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham Hotspur are as unpredictable as the London weather. With their third game at home, Mauricio Pochettino will look […]

They say a great team is judged by how good it's weakest players are. At Manchester City, it's hard to call any of their players 'weak'. After losing Sergio Aguero to injury, early in the first half, Manchester City were starved for creativity without the services of Silva and Sterling. In response to their oppositions shortcomings, Crystal Palace played with real purpose, however they lacked the killer finishing product, which their opposition had.

Manchester City head in to the top-of-the-table clash, without star playmaker David Silva and midfielder Fabian Delph. Pellegrini allayed the doubts surrounding Bacary Sagna and Aleksander Kolarov, by confirm that both will be fit and ready for the clash against Crystal Palace. For Palace, Alan Pardew will be without star full-back Joel Ward, as Mile Jedinak and Frazier Campbell continue on the sidelines with injury. Yohan Cabaye has been cleared to play despite picking up a knock for his national side.

Manuel Pellegrini was unsurprisingly awarded the Barclays Manager of the Month after four wins in four games at the helm of Manchester City. City have been doing brilliantly without most of their summer signings featuring prominently, leaving the manager with a peculiar problem as he selects his starting XI. Pellegrini shed light on the status of his team and his thoughts on the opposition in the pre match press conference.