Boss blasts Zaha ‘speculation’
Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway has laid into the press for
suggesting that Wilfried Zaha could be on his way to Arsenal.
With the January transfer window looming, the 20-year-old
striker was recently linked with the Gunners.
But when a journalist asked Holloway on Friday about reports of
his possible departure from Selhurst Park, Holloway was having none
He said: “I’m fed up talking about Wilf. We have some great
“Why not talk about Andre Moritz or Mile Jedinak or Yannick
“Wilf’s our player, he’s on a four and half year contract and it
would take a lot more than one player to de-rail us.
“We have many good players. It’s all because he was called up by
The Eagles are currently second in the Championship table and
Holloway added: “I thought it was unprofessional of Arsenal to
“I like Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. He would help our promotion
push. And what about Theo Walcott, he’s out of contract at the end
of this season.
“I bet you wouldn’t start the speculation that way around.”