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M. Bidstrup
V. Janelt
J. Ward
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C. Benteke
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C. Nørgaard
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J. Andersen
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Match Stats

52% 47%
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 2 3
Total Passes 431 382
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That's all for now though, goodbye!
The result means that Palace get off the mark and climb to 13th in the early table. Brentford, meanwhile, rise to third.
It ends 0-0 between Crystal Palace and Brentford, after a keenly fought contest. The chance of the game arrived within the first 10 minutes, when Zaha slipped Gallagher in behind before the midfielder cracked a shot against the underside of the bar. From there, the game became a lot tighter. Brentford just shaded the first half, but Mbeumo and Toney spurned opportunities. The second half followed the same pattern: Brentford were in control but failed to create any clear chances. Raya was forced to make a brilliant save from McArthur's rasping drive on the break. But ultimately, this game ended 0-0.
90' + 5' FULL TIME: Crystal Palace 0-0 Brentford
90' + 4' Gallagher's set-piece is met by Benteke but his header loops high and wide.
90' + 3' Norgaard drags Gallagher down, presenting Palace with a late chance to swing a cross in.
90' + 1' Four minutes of stoppage time are added on as Palace continue to search for a winner.
89' Ayew chips in a cross for Benteke, but Canos smuggles it clear at the back post.
M. Bidstrup
V. Janelt
87' Janelt is replaced in midfield by Bidstrup.
86' Palace are beginning to build some pressure finally as we enter the final five minutes of normal time.
84' Wasteful from Ayew. Benteke picks out Ayew near the byline with a neat, clipped pass; however, the attacker opts to strike a wild volley from a tight angle and it goes high and wide.
83' McArthur drives forward and picks out Zaha, whose drilled cross is hacked behind by Jansson.
81' Ayew bursts to the byline before whipping in a cross that Raya claims easily.
80' Brentford are still in the ascendancy and look the more likely side to find a late goal.
78' Ghoddos swings in this free-kick, but Palace resolutely clear again.
Y. Wissa
B. Mbeumo
77' Mbeumo makes way for Wissa as Brentford push for a late winner.
J. Ward
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76' Ward is shown a yellow card after a cynical slide challenge on Henry.
74' Toney receives an intricate throughball from Ghoddos and places a low pass across the face of goal that narrowly misses Mbeumo.
72' The chances of a winning goal are growing slimmer: there have been just five shots in total between the two sides in the second half.
S. Ghoddos
F. Onyeka
70' Onyeka's replaced by Ghoddos after an energetic display.
70' Brilliant save! Zaha cuts inside before slipping a pass to McArthur, who lashes a fierce effort from 20 yards that Raya acrobatically tips over the bar!
J. Ayew
J. Schlupp
68' Schlupp is replaced by Ayew after a quiet game.
66' Mbeumo gathers a pass from Onyeka and gets to the byline before forcing a corner. The resulting set-piece is headed well over by Toney.
64' Palace have a chance to counter, but Benteke holds onto the ball for too long allowing Jansson to dispossess him.
62' Zaha's been quiet again in this half, and Palace will need to get him involved if they're to find a goal you'd think.
60' Benteke fouls Onyeka on the edge of the box, presenting Brentford with a promising free-kick. They work it short, before Mbeumo curls it comfortably wide.
C. Benteke
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59' Benteke is booked after colliding with Onyeka on the edge of the box.
58' Brentford are just building a little pressure as they send cross after cross into the Palace box. However, the hosts are holding firm at the moment.
56' Mbeumo's deep free-kick is punched clear by Guaita. Brentford have struggled to work opportunities from their set-pieces today.
54' Close! Ward digs out a cross from the byline and it's met by Benteke who can't quite steer his close-range header on target! It loops agonisingly over the bar instead.
C. Nørgaard
Yellow Card
52' Norgaard is booked for dissent following Zaha winning a free-kick from Ajer.
52' This game's opening up again! First, Gallagher almost robs Norgaard on the edge of the box, only for Pinnock to make a desperate clearance. After that, Mbeumo sets off on the break but Guehi does well to stop him.
51' Kouyate stays down following a corner but, after a brief delay for treatment, he should be able to continue. 
50' Close! Mbeumo swings in a dangerous corner, and Toney awkwardly gets there first, but it flicks off his shoulder and Guaita is able to keep it out.
48' Palace managed just two shots in total in the first half, compared to Brentford's 10. They'll need to be much busier in attack if they're able to take all three points today.
46' Crystal Palace get the second 45 underway.
Palace will be disappointed with their lack of chances aside from Gallagher's early opportunity. They'll need to find a way to play through the visitors in the second half and get Zaha involved in their attacks.  
It's 0-0 at half-time, after an even first half. The first 10 minutes were the most exciting: first, Gallagher thundered a close-range strike against the underside of the bar, before Toney's shot narrowly wide from distance. The game settled down after that. Brentford looked the more assertive side - their pressing, in particular, caused Palace plenty of issues. Nevertheless, the two teams head in at 0-0 going into the break.
45' + 3' HALF TIME: Crystal Palace 0-0 Brentford
45' + 2' Onyeka lets fly from 25 yards, but Guaita is able to gather it at the second attempt.
45' + 1' Three minutes of stoppage time are added.
45' Chance for Toney! Henry gets to the byline and whips in a cross, allowing Toney to fire a volley at goal from 12 yards! It flicks off Guehi though, meaning that Guaita can pluck it out the air.
44' Janelt's okay to continue despite the head injury.
43' Head injury for Janelt. The Brentford midfielder suffers a clash of heads with Kouyate, and there's a long delay as he receives treatment. 
41' McArthur attempts to thread a pass through to Zaha, but Ajer slides in to poke it to safety.  
39' Off the bar! Kouyate trips Onyeka and concedes a free-kick in a dangerous area. Mbeumo opts to shoot from a tight angle, and his effort bends around Guaita before flicking the top of the bar and going behind for a goal kick.   
37' Canos' corner is punched clear by Guaita.
36' Another promising move from Brentford. This time Toney and Mbeumo combine intricately to set Onyeka free, but his 20-yard strike deflects behind for a corner. 
34' Janelt is down injured after colliding with Gallagher during a challenge, but he should be okay to continue.  
32' Schlupp wriggles past Henry before setting it to Gallagher, who hits a tame effort from 18 yards straight at Raya.
31' Toney climbs to challenge for Norgaard's cross, but Guaita rises above the striker to punch it clear. 
30' Mbeumo's set-piece amounts to nothing, as Guehi easily clears the delivery.
J. Andersen
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28' Andersen slams into Mbeumo with a heavy challenge 30 yards from goal, and the referee - quite rightly - shows him a yellow card. Mbeumo stays down for a minute, but he should be able to continue.
27' Gallagher and Zaha combine to try and get past Henry, but the defender stands strong to halt the move by conceding a throw-in.
26' It's tightened up in this one, after a bright opening 10 minutes. Brentford are looking a little more effective - especially with their pressing - but it's an even game right now. 
24' Canos' deep free-kick is easily claimed by Guaita.
22' Another positive attack from Brentford. Norgaard's 25-yard strike is blocked, but it falls to Mbeumo who flashes a low shot across the face of goal and wide from 15 yards.
20' Superb from Onyeka: the Brentford midfielder robs McArthur near the centre-circle before driving forward and winning a free-kick from the Palace captain. 
18' Andersen looks for the run of Schlupp over the top, but Raya's there again to gather the pass. 
16' Gallagher sweeps a low pass across the face of goal, but Raya's alert - the goalkeeper races out to gather the cross.
14' Palace's new manager, Patrick Viera, will be hoping to enjoy a better first home game than his recent predecessors in the job. Each of the last three Palace managers have lost their first Premier League match at Selhurst Park, with Alan Pardew the last to win in January 2015.
12' Chances for both teams already in what's been an open, entertaining game.
10' Close! Toney turns past Kouyate and fizzes a low, 25-yard shot narrowly wide of the post!
8' Off the bar! Zaha stands up Henry and threads a precise pass through to Gallagher who whizzes into the six-yard box before smashing a vicious effort against the underside of the bar from close range! 
6' Kouyate stops Mbeumo with a heavy foul. Palace have started with a high intensity as they look to stamp their authority on this game.
4' Gallagher misplaces a pass and Henry picks it up, allowing Brentford to settle into the game with a spell of possession. 
2' Mitchell's pass flicks off Ajer, presenting Palace with an early corner. They work it short, but Benteke's header from the eventual cross drifts harmlessly away.
1' Brentford get the first half underway.
The players are emerging from the tunnel and kick off is just seconds away!
This will be an unfamiliar fixture for both teams: Crystal Palace and Brentford haven’t faced each other in a league game since a January 1964 meeting in the third tier, won 1-0 by Palace with a goal from Peter Burridge.
Brentford are naturally unchanged following their superb display against Arsenal.
Palace make three changes to the side that lost to Chelsea: Riedewald, Ayew and Mateta make way for Andersen, Schlupp and Benteke. 
SUBS: Mads Bech Sorensen, Mads Roerslev Rasmussen, Yoane Wissa, Mads Bidstrup, Saman Ghoddos, Charlie Goode, Marcus Forss, Halil Dervisoglu, Alvaro Fernandez.
BRENTFORD (3-5-2): David Raya; Kristoffer Ajer, Pontus Jansson, Ethan Pinnock; Sergi Canos, Frank Ogochukwu Onyeka, Christian Norgaard, Vitaly Janelt, Rico Henry; Bryan Mbeumo, Ivan Toney.
SUBS: Jack Butland, Jean-Philippe Mateta, James Tomkins, Martin Kelly, Remi Matthews, Jordan Ayew, Jairo Riedewald, Jesuran Rak-Sakyi.
CRYSTAL PALACE (4-3-3): Vicente Guaita; Joel Ward, Joachim Andersen, Marc Guehi, Tyrick Mitchell; Conor Gallagher, Cheikhou Kouyate, James McArthur; Wilfried Zaha, Christian Benteke, Jeffrey Schlupp.
Brentford, meanwhile, will be much happier with their opening match. They defeated Arsenal 2-0 at home in front of a jubilant and emotional crowd – they’ll be aiming to ride this wave with a positive result today.
Hello and welcome to live commentary of this Premier League fixture between Crystal Palace and Brentford. Palace lost their first game of the season 3-0 against Chelsea last time out, but they’ll see their opening home match as the perfect opportunity to kickstart their campaign with a win.