Palace face competition from 'clubs abroad' for reported loan target

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Crystal Palace could face competition for loan target Aaron Wan-Bissaka
Crystal Palace could face competition for loan target Aaron Wan-Bissaka

PALACE face competition from abroad in the club's reported pursuit of former defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka.

The full-back has failed to hit the heights expected of him after joining Manchester United for nearly £50 million in 2019.

Wan-Bissaka was outstanding for Palace, hence the move to the Red Devils, but he has fallen down the pecking order at Old Trafford this season.

News Shopper: Aaron Wan-Bissaka made 42 league appearances for Crystal Palace
News Shopper: Aaron Wan-Bissaka made 42 league appearances for Crystal Palace

Aaron Wan-Bissaka made 42 league appearances for Crystal Palace

It is believed that the Eagles want to re-sign the defender on loan in the summer, a move that could give him a chance to revitalise his career.

However, there could be a stumbling block as Sky Sports reported Michael Bridge believes that clubs from abroad could also be interested in a loan move for the 24-year-old.

Bridge told GIVEMESPORT: “I thought when I first saw him at Palace that he was going to be England’s right-back for the next 10 years, but it just didn’t turn out that way.

“He’s very limited in certain areas. So, I don’t know whether it would be a loan for him.

“I’ve heard a few murmurs that there’s clubs abroad that would like to take him for a year, so it’s a bit of a wait and see with that one.”

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