GMT/3 p. ETVenue: Selhurst Park, LondonLive Stream: BT Sport app (UK), beIN Sports Connect (U. S. )TV Info: BT Sport 1 (UK), beIN Sports 3 (U. )Crystal Palace vs. Manchester United: Form GuideCrystal PalaceManchester UnitedHull City 3-3 Crystal PalaceManchester United 1-0 Tottenham HotspurCrystal Palace 3-0 SouthamptonZorya Luhansk 0-2 Manchester UnitedSwansea City 5-4 Crystal PalaceEverton 1-1 Manchester UnitedCrystal Palace 1-2 Manchester CityManchester United 4-1 West Ham UnitedBurnley 3-2 Crystal PalaceManchester United 1-1 West Ham UnitedSoccerwayTeam NewsThe timing of Mkhitaryan's ankle injury is particularly disappointing given the Armenia international was just beginning to find his feet under Mourinho and again dazzled in Sunday's victory over Tottenham.
The club can take heart in the knowledge his setback wasn't as severe as first believed, however, and Mourinho told the press after Sunday's win that Mkhitaryan could be back in time for Christmas. Per Stuart Mathieson of the Manchester Evening News, the United manager said: "He can play at Christmas we believe it is possible. When I saw him on stretcher I thought it was more difficult. When I watched the tackle on TV I was a bit scared. It is a pity because he will miss matches in his best period.
Crystal Palace vs. Manchester United: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV InfoRichard Heathcote/Getty ImagesManchester United travel to Crystal Palace on Wednesday as midweek football makes its return to the Premier League, and the hosts are starting to hit form at just the right moment. Manager Alan Pardew's side are unbeaten in two games after going six losses on the bounce, while United are hoping Sunday's 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur will provide a launchpad for a successful run of their own.