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Effort from 35 yards by Billy Sharp went wide of the right-hand upright.
Short corner taken by Adam Lallana.
Steve De Ridder replaces Richard Chaplow.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Kelvin Davis. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Dean Moxey by Richard Chaplow. Dean Moxey takes the free kick.
Jos Hooiveld gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Martin. Free kick taken by Stuart O'Keefe.
Unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha by Dan Harding results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Wilfried Zaha.
Danny Butterfield delivers the ball. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kagisho Dikgacoi by Guly Do Prado. Dean Moxey takes the free kick.
(Crystal Palace) makes a substitution, with Darren Ambrose coming on for Sean Scannell. Adam Lallana decides to take the corner short.
Jose Fonte takes a shot. Julian Speroni makes a save.
Corner from right by-line taken by Adam Lallana.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stuart O'Keefe by Guly Do Prado. Direct free kick taken by Dean Moxey.
Jos Hooiveld challenges Wilfried Zaha unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Chris Martin. (Southampton) makes a substitution, with Guly Do Prado coming on for Richard Lambert.
Wilfried Zaha delivers the ball. Dan Harding on for Daniel Fox.
A cross is delivered by Wilfried Zaha.
Richard Lambert takes a shot and cleared the bar.
Sean Scannell takes a shot. Save by Kelvin Davis. Short corner taken by Chris Martin.
Jack Cork fouled by Wilfried Zaha, the ref awards a free kick. Wilfried Zaha goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Owen Garvan replaces Kyle De Silva. Danny Butterfield restarts play with the free kick. Stuart O'Keefe concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Fox. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Daniel Fox, save made by Julian Speroni.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Patrick McCarthy on Billy Sharp. Kelvin Davis takes the direct free kick.
Richard Lambert finds the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Crystal Palace 0-2 Southampton.Jack Cork provided the assist for the goal.
Adam Lallana challenges Nathaniel Clyne unfairly and gives away a free kick. Patrick McCarthy takes the direct free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Adam Lallana.
Kagisho Dikgacoi takes a shot.
Patrick McCarthy concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Lambert. Adam Lallana crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Patrick McCarthy manages to make a clearance.
Chris Martin produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jose Fonte on Chris Martin. Chris Martin crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance made by Danny Butterfield. Chris Martin takes the inswinging corner, Patrick McCarthy takes a shot. Save by Kelvin Davis.
Long range shot by Dean Hammond goes wide right of the net.
The ball is delivered by Danny Butterfield, Richard Lambert finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Crystal Palace 0-1 Southampton.Assist on the goal came from Danny Butterfield.
Kyle De Silva takes a shot. Save made by Kelvin Davis. Chris Martin takes a short corner.
Chris Martin takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Dean Hammond.
Richard Lambert challenges Dean Moxey unfairly and gives away a free kick. Julian Speroni restarts play with the free kick.
Richard Lambert takes a shot. Blocked by Kagisho Dikgacoi. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Adam Lallana, Patrick McCarthy makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken by Daniel Fox from the right by-line. Adam Lallana produces a cross. The referee blows for offside against Richard Lambert. Julian Speroni takes the indirect free kick.
Richard Chaplow crosses the ball, save by Julian Speroni.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Chris Martin, Richard Lambert manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Butterfield on Wilfried Zaha. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Chris Martin from left wing, save by Kelvin Davis.
The referee blows for offside. Patrick McCarthy restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Danny Butterfield.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Adam Lallana. A cross is delivered by Daniel Fox, save by Julian Speroni.
Dean Hammond handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Julian Speroni takes the direct free kick.
Nathaniel Clyne concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Fox. Adam Lallana crosses the ball in from the free kick, Chris Martin makes a clearance.
Adam Lallana takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Billy Sharp by Matthew Parsons. Free kick crossed left-footed by Daniel Fox from right channel, clearance made by Kagisho Dikgacoi.
Outswinging corner taken by Chris Martin from the right by-line played to the near post, Kagisho Dikgacoi takes a shot. Save made by Kelvin Davis. Corner taken by Chris Martin from the right by-line.
Richard Lambert gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kagisho Dikgacoi. Direct free kick taken by Patrick McCarthy.
McShane primed for Eagles comeback
Paul McShane could return to the Crystal Palace squad for the visit of npower Championship leaders Southampton.
The on-loan Hull defender has missed the last two matches, defeats by Nottingham Forest and Birmingham, due to the hip injury he suffered against Doncaster.
McShane was rated 50/50 to travel to St Andrew's on Saturday only to miss out.
His return would be a major boost to an Eagles side missing fellow centre-half Anthony Gardner (hamstring) and midfielder Mile Jedinak (groin) for the rest of the season.
Midfield duo David Wright and Jonathan Williams, who have only recently recovered from long-term injury lay-offs, were also absent on Saturday.
Strikers Glenn Murray and Chris Martin could be promoted to the starting line-up.
Southampton will be without Morgan Schneiderlin.
The French midfielder had to leave the pitch after just seven minutes of Saturday's 2-2 draw against derby rivals Portsmouth after suffering a knee injury.
Jack Cork came on for Schneiderlin and could start at Selhurst, although Richard Chaplow provides another option.
Full-back Frazer Richardson and top scorer Rickie Lambert shook off their recent injuries to play the full 90 minutes against Pompey and they should keep their places assuming they have felt no after-effects.
Boss Nigel Adkins is likely to make one or two changes, so Dan Harding and Steve de Ridder could start while fit-again defenders Dan Seabourne (head) and Radhi Jaidi (knee) will hope to be involved.
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