‘Zaha should leave if he doesn’t like it’ – Palace star slammed on talkSPORT

first_img impact MONEY Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Speaking after his team’s 1-0 victory at Huddersfield, he said: “I don’t even know what to say anymore.“I feel like before anyone has to get a red card I’d have to get my leg broken or something, which is why I lose my head.”However, talkSPORT presenter Adrian Durham does not think the Premier League should change for Zaha, and told him to go elsewhere if he doesn’t like the physicality of English football.He said on Drivetime: “If you don’t like the competitive nature of the Premier League, then go and play in Europe. Go and play in Spain where Lionel Messi might be getting protected. Wilfried Zaha has been told he should consider playing elsewhere in Europe if he wants more protection from referees.The Crystal Palace winger was the Premier League’s most fouled player last season and has claimed he would have to suffer a broken leg before opposition defenders are shown red. Zaha wants more players to see red “Just go and play somewhere else where you feel you may get the protection you think you deserve.“But you’ve just signed a new contract, you’ve signed up to be in the Premier League. So you can’t turn around and start crying about it. Surely that’s hypocrisy?”Sunderland legend Micky Gray, who co-hosted Monday’s show, added that the Ivorian has only drawn a target on his back by complaining. Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade 2 How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures 2 LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS possible standings Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade silverware Zaha feels he is treated unfairly REVEALED BEST OF Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade Every Championship club’s best signing of the decade, including Taarabt and Dack RANKED smart causal England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Gray said: “If I’m manager in the opposition dressing room to Crystal Palace, and you hear those comments, first thing I’d be saying to my players is ‘look, you’ve heard what he said, make sure you’re physical with him’.“I’m not saying go out and two-foot him, I’m saying go out there and just be physical with Zaha. Let’s see how he reacts.”last_img read more