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Chelsea v Crystal Palace live stream: Watch today’s FA Cup semi-final online

By Mohamed Moallim

Chelsea v Crystal Palace live stream: How to watch FA Cup online

Published: 10:30, 17 April 2022

Chelsea and Crystal Palace meet for a place in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Sunday afternoon (16:30 UK time).

The Blues are set to appear in their 26th FA Cup semi-final, with only Arsenal and Manchester United (30 each) appearing in more. As for Palace they’ve progressed to the final of the FA Cup on two of the last three occasions they’ve reached the final four, most recently in 2015/16.

This is the Eagles sixth appearance at this stage, though they are the only one of the remaining sides never to win the competition.

How to live stream Chelsea vs Crystal Palace online:

Bet365* stream a selection of FA Cup matches live for account holders. Those interested in streaming Chelsea vs Crystal Palace live can take advantage of this service by following the simple steps below.

  • Click on this link.
  • ‘Join now’ and enter details.
  • Log in and fund your account.
  • Navigate to the ‘In-Play’ link at the top of the homepage and select your desired event.

*Geo restrictions apply, 18+ only, must have a funded account or placed a bet in the last 24 hours, BeGambleAware. All odds and offers within this article are accurate at the time of writing (13:00, 15/04/22).

Where to watch Chelsea vs Crystal Palace on TV:

  • UK: ITV 1
  • US: ESPN+

Chelsea team news

There are no major worries for Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel coming into this weekend’s fixture. Ben Chilwell, who’s recovering from a serious knee injury remains sidelined, is the only player missing from his matchday squad. Following their elimination from the Champions League this week Tuchel could make few changes from his lineup. César Azpilicueta is expected to return with Jorginho, Hakim Ziyech and Christian Pulisic all pushing for starts.

Chelsea predicted XI: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger; James, Jorginho, Kante, Alonso; Mount, Werner; Havertz.

Crystal Palace team news

Heading into this weekend’s semi-final Palace have a clean bill of health. Last time out against Leicester starting full-back Tyrick Mitchell came off injured but he and midfielder Michael Olise are both expected to be available. Olise has had a direct hand in 50% of the Eagles ten FA Cup goals this season (two goals and three assists), with no player registering more direct goal involvements in the competition this campaign than him (same as Riyad Mahrez). Conor Gallagher meanwhile is ineligible to face his parent club.

Crystal Palace predicted XI: Guaita; Clyne, Andersen, Guehi, Ward; Schlupp, Kouyate, McArthur; Ayew, Edouard, Zaha.

Chelsea vs Crystal Palace betting tips from Squawka Bet

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Scoreline prediction: Chelsea 2-0 Crystal Palace

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