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Summary

  1. Palace XI: Hennessey; Ward, Dann, Delaney, Souare; Zaha, Jedinak (c), Cabaye, Mutch; Wickham, Adebayor.
  2. Watford XI: Gomes (GK); Nyom, Prödl, Cathcart, Ake; Behrami, Watson, Capoue; Amrabat, Deeney (c); Ighalo.

Live Reporting

By Tim Oscroft

All times stated are UK

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  1. FULL-TIME

    Crystal Palace 1-2 watford

    That's it - a good afternoon for Watford, but It's a worrying run of form for Palace.

    Thanks for looking in!

  2. CLOSE!

    Joel Ward diverts a fine cross from Wifried Zaha just over the bar - great chance, but that is it...

  3. RED CARD

    Crystal Palace 1-2 Watford

    Pape Souare is off for a two-footer on Valon Behrami. Souare applauds the fans on his way off, not sure the fans will be that happy with him though...

  4. HITS THE WOODWORK

    Crystal Palace 1-2 Watford

    Yohan Cabaye hits the base of the left post with a volley from just outside the "D".

  5. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-2 Watford

    Deeney is leading the way to try to secure the points for his side, with Watford still on the front foot.

  6. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-2 Watford

    Ben Watson's cross deflected off a Palace head and dropped perfectly for Deeney, who controlled it off his thigh before drilling the ball past Wayne Hennessy.

  7. GOAL

    Crystal Palace 1-2 Watford

    Troy Deeney scores!

    Troy Deeney
  8. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Lee Chung-yong drills in a low free kick from the right straight at Gomes, who pushes the shot away to safety.

  9. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Lee Chung-yong dances into the area from the right but Mario Suarez robs him.  Within seconds Suarez is booked - the first of the day - for hauling back Delaney.

  10. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Nathan Ake goes close, driving a shot on target that Wayne Hennessey has to push away.

  11. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Heurelho Gomes claws away another towering header from Adebayor, but the referee thinks Campbell was blocking the Watford keeper illegally and blows for a free kick.

  12. SUBSTITUTION

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Jordon Mutch is off for Fraizer Campbell for Palace.

  13. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    It's gone very quiet on the goal-mouth action front - chances have been few and far between so far but you get the impression this could still explode into life.

    Emmanuel Adebayor
  14. SUBSTITUTION

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Mario Suarez replaces Etienne Capoue for Watford

  15. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Emmanuel Adebayor sticks out a telescopic leg to rob Allan Nyom, but his pass towards Mile Jedinak is behind his captain and the attack breaks down.

  16. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Palace''s Scott Dann needs a bit of treatment after clashing with Troy Deeney, eventually returning to action.

  17. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Watford mount a rare attack but it ends when Allan Nyom's cross cannot beat the first man Pape Souare.

  18. SUBSTITUTION

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Watford's Almen Abdi replaces Nordin Aamrabet.

  19. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Wilfried Zaha rampages down the left again, seeing his first cross blocked by Craig Cathcart while his next finds Emmanuel Adebayor, who this time cannot get a shot in on target.

  20. Post update

    Crystal Palace 1-1 Watford

    Wilfried Zaha's switch to the left wing has made a real difference this half, and his latest foray ends in a low cross that Emmanuel Adebayor trips over but still manages to squeeze it goalwards.

    Seconds later, Jordon Mutch lets fly from range and forces Heurelho Gomes into a decent save to his left.

    Wilfried Zaha