Blackpool v Palace preview

Blackpool could welcome back Chris Basham for the Championship
game against Crystal Palace at Bloomfield Road on Monday.

The former Bolton man played 84 minutes in the 1-1 draw at
Blackburn after missing the previous four games due to surgery on a
fractured cheekbone.

Paul Ince has no new injury worries, but is still without
long-term casualty Ian Evatt, who is out for the season with a knee
injury, while striker Gary Taylor-Fletcher is still a few weeks
away from returning after tearing his hamstring at the beginning of
March against Birmingham.

The Tangerines go into the game on a run of one win in eight,
and have not recorded a victory at Bloomfield Road since defeating
Millwall in February.

Meanwhile, Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway will make changes to
his side for his return to Blackpool after watching them get
thumped 4-0 by Birmingham City on Good Friday.

The Eagles will welcome back Wilfried Zaha, who missed the game
due to a one-match suspension. His return is timely as Palace have
lost their last two games, conceding seven goals in the

Former Ivory Coast striker Aruna Dindane is now officially a
Palace player and has been working hard to get up to match fitness
so he can be be considered for selection.

The Eagles have no new injury concerns, but Darcy Blake is still
missing with a long-standing knee complaint.