Millwall v Crystal Palace live stream, Saturday 8 January, 12.45pm GMT
Millwall and Crystal Palace will renew hostilities when they go head-to-head in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.
Palace's participation in the Premier League for the last nine seasons means they have not played their south London rivals for the best part a decade. Their last meeting was a 0-0 draw at The Den in April 2013, as Palace edged closer to a place in the play-offs. They have not last any of their last four games against the Lions, although Millwall have been defeated in just one of the last 11 matches between the pair.
Patrick Vieria has done a fine job at Selhurst Park this season. Palace played pragmatic, safety-first football for much of Roy Hodgson's tenure, but Vieira has already succeeded in making them more proactive and attack-minded. The threat of relegation has not completely subsided, but Palace look well positioned to finish comfortably in mid-table.
The Eagles reached the FA Cup final in 2016, but they have been knocked out in the third round in three of the last four seasons. It remains to be seen how seriously Vieira will take the competition, but he will have to make do without Jordan Ayew, Cheikhou Kouyate and Wilfried Zaha for this third-round clash. Those three players are at the Africa Cup of Nations, while James McArthur is out injured.
Millwall sit 11th in the Championship at present, and a late run for the play-offs remains a possibility. They are unbeaten in their last five games at The Den, and Palace can expect to be greeted by a ferocious atmosphere from the home fans.
Millwall boss Gary Rowett will be unable to call upon the services of Jed Wallace, Daniel Ballard, Ryan Leonard and Connor Mahoney for the visit of Palace, who suffered a 3-2 defeat by West Ham last time out.
Kick-off is at 12.45pm GMT on Saturday 8 January, and UK viewers can watch live on ITV. See below for international broadcast options.
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Greg Lea is a freelance football journalist who's filled in wherever FourFourTwo needs him since 2014. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (an own goal in an 8-0 defeat).
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