CRYSTAL PALACE will likely be without Wilfried Zaha as they journey to Manchester City on the weekend.

The winger has started the season in electrical kind however will not be capable of showcase his expertise on the Etihad.

Wilfried Zaha scored twice against Aston Villa last weekend


Wilfried Zaha scored twice in opposition to Aston Villa final weekendCredit: Reuters

Zaha, 29, scored twice throughout Palace’s 3-1 victory over Aston Villa final weekend.

But, as reported by The Athletic, the Ivory Coast worldwide picked up a leg injury throughout the match.

He was capable of keep it up on the time and wasn’t substituted till the 82nd minute – when he was changed by Luka Milivojevic in a seemingly tactical transfer.

Zaha didn’t journey as Palace took on Oxford in the League Cup on Tuesday night time.

In his absence, targets by Odsonne Edouard and Milivojevic sealed Palace’s development in a 2-0 win.

Prior to the triumph over Villa, Zaha additionally scored in his facet’s 1-1 draw at Liverpool the week earlier than.

He has earlier kind on the Etihad, having scored the opening objective in Palace’s unlikely 2-0 win there final season.

It was one of 14 strikes he managed in the Premier League final time period, the perfect tally of his profession.


Zaha is right down to the ultimate 12 months of his contract, signed again in August 2018.

Roma confirmed an curiosity in signing him final month, though no transfer materialised.

He has beforehand been linked with Arsenal, though the Gunners are regarded as carried out in the switch market this 12 months.