Wilfried Zaha realized himself forged in his long-established pantomime-villain characteristic as Crystal Palace recorded a mighty-wanted first pick in six video games and a valuable dapper sheet in seven.
However for Bournemouth, they've now misplaced their fourth consecutive league sport and keep in 12th whereas Crystal Palace have shot up the desk to fifth place with 21 factors, forward of the remaining midweek Premier League fixtures.
He's registered two goals and one assist in those 14 outings.
You can also watch this season Free highlights from the Premier League match - without being a Sky Sports subscriber. Arsenal were strongly linked, despite not playing in European football's premier competition, but they ultimately opted for Lille winger - and Zaha's compatriot - Nicolas Pépé.
The Ghanaian full-back scored in the 2-0 win at Burnley over the weekend, as dit Zaha.
"We can't say to Wilf, "You've got to stay with us because we'll be Champions League next year".
"If you are a club like us, with a player like him, there is also a risk that bids and other attempts to praise him will happen to you". So there might come a time where we're confronted with that situation again.
He added: "We are pleased to have him with us still and I am very much counting on us having him still".
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