Alan Pardew confirmed the loss of Scott Dann at the King Power Stadium on Saturday probably helped the Eagles to their third win in four games at Brede Hangeland came on to gain all the plaudits in a dour match.
Alan Pardew avoided an FA Cup upset in his first game as Crystal Palace boss as the Premier League side beat non-league Dover to reach the fourth round.
Crystal Palace put the onus on defending and created a few chances to possibly win them the match, but the will take the road point in a 0-0 draw with Spurs.
Crystal Palace defender Scott Dann looks set for an extended spell on the sidelines after straining knee ligaments during the defeat to Hull at the KC Stadium.
Crystal Palace lost Scott Dann in the first half and the scoreless draw in the second half on their way to losing 2-0 to Hull City in Week 7 action.
Crystal Palace, amidst a flurry of deadline day moves, brought in Blackburn Rovers captain Scott Dann to reinforce their defensive options.