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Crystal Palace fans on Twitter tell “embarrassment” of a defender to “get out of my club” after stinker vs Chelsea

Crystal Palace fans were not prepared to let Patrick van Aanholt off the hook after his stinker of a performance against Chelsea on Saturday.

van Aanholt is one of a host of Palace players whose contracts will be coming to an end this summer, and you could forgive Eagles fans for being keen to see the back of him in wake of his terrible performance against Chelsea, with Roy Hodgson’s men falling to a 4-1 defeat.

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The 30-year-old, who has made 13 appearances for the Dutch national team in total, was run ragged by Chelsea’s trickery out-wide. In fairness to him, he had Mason Mount and Callum Hudson-Odoi to contend with.

Palace fans on Twitter were not prepared to let him off that easily, though, with many pulling no punches with their criticism of the left-back. Here’s what some of them had to say, and Patrick, if you’re reading this, it’s probably best to close the tab now.

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