Loïc Rémy to make Crystal Palace debut in FA Cup tie at Bolton Wanderers

• Striker on loan from Chelsea has been out for four months with thigh injury
• ‘If he can hit form, hopefully he can lift our team,’ Sam Allardyce said

Sam Allardyce confirmed that Loïc Rémy will make his long-awaited debut for Crystal Palace on Saturday four months after joining on loan from Chelsea.

The French striker, who turned 30 this week, has so far been unable to help Palace as they slipped to within in place of the relegation zone in the Premier League, having suffered a thigh injury shortly after arriving from Stamford Bridge. But he passed the first stage of his comeback by playing for Palace’s under-23 side in a match behind closed doors this week and Allardyce plans to start him alongside Fraizer Campbell in the FA Cup tie at Bolton Wanderers.

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