STARTING XIs: Three changes for Canaries against Palace

PUBLISHED: 18:21 01 January 2020 | UPDATED: 18:21 01 January 2020

Kenny McLean returns to Norwich City's starting XI against Palace Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Kenny McLean returns to Norwich City's starting XI against Palace Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Paul Chesterton

Norwich City have made three changes to their starting XI for this evening’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.

Sam Byram reclaims his place from Jamal Lewis at left-back, having come in for Saturday's 2-2 home draw with Tottenham, with Todd Cantwell and Kenny McLean doing likewise, Marco Stiepermann and Onel Hernandez dropping to the bench with Lewis.

Mario Vrancic does keep his place after an influential role against Spurs, which was in doubt after gashing his tongue in a heavy collision early in the second half.

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Palace retain the same team from their 1-1 draw at Southampton, with the only change being on the bench where youngster Nya Kirby replaces Victor Camarasa.

NORWICH (4-2-3-1): Krul; Aarons, Zimmermann, Hanley (C), Byram; Tettey, Vrancic, Buendia, McLean, Cantwell; Pukki. Subs: Fahrmann (GK), Lewis, Amadou, Trybull, Stiepermann, Hernandez, Srebny

PALACE (4-5-1): Guaita; Kelly, Tomkins, Sakho, Riedewald; Meyer, McCarthy, Milivojevic (C), McArthur, Zaha; Ayew. Subs: Hennessey (GK), Woods, Kouyate, Kirby, Pierrick, Wickham, Daly

REFEREE: Jonathan Moss

VAR: Jarred Gillett

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