Crystal Palace have been handed a major boost ahead of their game against Chelsea as star player Wilfried Zaha returns from injury after missing his side’s last six Premier League games, according to a report on the Daily Mail.

Palace have been toothless in attack and are yet to score a goal in the top flight this season.


However, the return of Zaha will be pleasing for the manager and fans alike as he will inject some pace and skill to their attack.

The 24-year-old is expected to return to the Palace side for their clash with Premier League champions Chelsea.

Zaha is seen as one of Palace’s best players and his return will definitely have a positive impact on the players.

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Hodgson’s first three league matches have ended in a 1-0 home defeat to Southampton, added by 5-0 and 4-0 losses away from home against table-topping Manchester City and second-placed Manchester United

The winger has been out of action since the opening day of the season but has returned to full training at a crucial time for the London club as they look to gather their first points of the season — with games against Newcastle United and West Ham United to follow their meeting with Chelsea after the international break.