Two South London rivals, Premier League against Championship, in a hostile atmosphere really does lend itself to the kind of things that makes this particular weekend one of the most eagerly anticipated in the English footballing calendar.
Promisingly, Patrick Vieira has claimed he WILL try to field as strong a team as possible and wants to take the competition he won five times as a player seriously.
Millwall, too, could well view the game as a chance to progress themselves and could take heart from just how many goals Palace have leaked of late.
Where to watch Millwall vs Crystal Palace
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on ITV.
Live stream: Fans will be able to watch the game through ITV Hub App (free with a subscription).
LIVE coverage: Get minute-by-minute updates through Standard Sport’s LIVE match blog.