It wasn't a banner day for the attack at Selhurst Park but they kept another clean sheet and made it work for three points against Watford.
Crystal Palace made it back-to-back wins at the Hawthorns this afternoon to climb out of the bottom three, but the victory came at a cost as Patrick van Aanholt was forced off through injury.
Wilfried Zaha scored the opener and Andros Townsend doubled it up as Crystal Palace won their second match on the bounce.
Bakary Sako is closing in on a return to action after the Crystal Palace winger confirmed he is back on the training pitches following a muscle strain.
Patrick Van Aanholt scored as Crystal Palace moved out of the bottom three with a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough.
Following a 1-0 loss to Stoke City, the straits are becoming ever more dire for Crystal Palace and Sam Allardyce in 2017.
Crystal Palace won't have captain Scott Dann available to face Stoke City this weekend, according to manager Sam Allardyce.
Crystal Palace will be looking to get far away from home after two crushing defeats at Selhurst Park in the last week.
What began as only a minor injury worry has turned into a long layoff for Crystal Palace goalkeeper Steve Mandanda.
Crystal Palace won't have the services of wingers Bakary Sako and Jeffrey Schlupp for Saturday's match with Sunderland.
Crystal Palace was busy on deadline day, adding Olympiakos midfielder Luka Milivojevic and Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho.
Crystal Palace gathered the final piece of their busy transfer window with the signing of Mamadou Sakho.
Scott Dann and Christian Benteke scored as Crystal Palace secured a confidence boosting win over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.
Sunderland left-back Patrick van Aanholt has been officially confirmed by Crystal Palace in a £14 million move.
Sam Allardyce described the injury sustained by Jeffrey Schlupp during the FA Cup fourth round tie against Manchester City on Saturday as a "big blow".