• Three of the last five Barclays Premier League meetings between Palace and West Ham have ended as 1-0 wins for the Eagles.
  • West Ham claimed one win from five London derbies away from home last season (D1 L3).
  • After going three entire Premier League seasons (97 games) without a goal, Brede Hangeland scored on his PL debut for Crystal Palace.
  • Marouane Chamakh conceded 11 fouls on the opening weekend of the season, more than 10 of the 20 Premier League teams did in total.
  • Palace conceded twice from set-pieces in their opening game, one more than they did in the whole of Tony Pulis' regime (excludes penalties).
  • Palace (7) scored fewer goals in London derbies than any other Premier League capital club last season.
  • West Ham haven't lost their opening two Premier League games since 2010/11, a season in which they were relegated from the division.
  • Palace have had fewer shots than any other Premier League team this season (2).
  • Keith Millen has taken only four points in five games as temporary manager of Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
  • Palace have conceded at least two goals in each of their last four Premier League games after conceding only five times in the previous nine.