Arsenal vs Crystal Palace: Gunners switch focus to managerless Palace after Europa League exit in midweek – TV, stream | The Sun
ARSENAL will be looking to hit back following their shock Europa League exit on Thursday night.
Mikel Arteta's side now has full focus on the Premier League title as the Gunners are out of all of this year's cup competitions.
Arsenal legend Patrick Viera won't be returning to the Emirates on Sunday following his sacking as Palace manager on Friday.
It comes after a poor run of form as the Eagles are without a win in their last eleven Premier League games.
December 31st was the last time Palace tasted victory, and they are now just three points above the drop zone.
When is Arsenal vs Crystal Palace?
- Arsenal vs Crystal Palace will take place on Sunday, March 19.
- Kick off will be at 2pm UK time.
- The Emirates will play host.
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What channel is Arsenal vs Crystal Palace on and can it be live streamed?
- Unfortunately, Arsenal vs Crystal Palace will not be broadcast live in the UK.
- There will be no live stream of Arsenal vs Crystal Palace available to watch in the UK.
- You can keep up to date with all the action at the Emirates by following SunSport's live blog.
What is the latest team news
Defensive duo William Saliba and Takehiro Tomiyasu were both taken off in the first half of Arsenal's last-16 loss to Sporting on Thursday.
And Saliba will be out for "several weeks" now with reports the back injury is worse than first feared.
Eddie Nketiah will remain out of contention as he recovers from an ankle injury.
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Mohamed Elneny is also still unavailable after he picked up a knee injury in training back in January.
In better news, Gabriel Jesus had his first 45 minutes since the World Cup and will be battling with Leandro Trossard for a start up top.
Elsewhere, Palace midfielder Albert Sambi Lokonga will not be unable to face his parent club.
Midfield duo Will Hughes and James McArthur are both unlikely to be involved as they are still suffering from illness.
The Eagles are facing agoalkeeping crisis at the moment, with Sam Johnstone and Vicente Guaita both out injured.
Academy graduate Joe Whitworth is likely to start in goal again as he did in the 1-0 loss to Brighton in midweek.
- Arsenal – 1/4
- Draw – 9/2
- Crystal Palace – 12/1
*Odds courtesy of Ladbrokes and are correct at the time of publication.
- Tony Robertson
Good afternoon footie fans
Welcome to SunSport's coverage of Arsenal versus Crystal Palace.
The Gunners go into this London derby looking to bounce back from their Europa League disappointment against Sporting Lisbon.
Mikel Arteta's side know they have the chance to go eight points clear at the top of the table with a win.
Meanwhile a defeat will open the door for Manchester City to close the gap when they play their game in hand.
In the Crystal Palace camp, the club are looking to pick up their first win of 2023 after a dreadful run of form.
This saw them part ways with Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira.
Meaning U21s Head Coach Paddy McCarthy will take charge of the the fixture in the away dugout.
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