By Adam Goodwin
Final Up to date: 16/07/19 11:09pm
Crystal Palace supervisor Roy Hodgson has stated that Arsenal are but to make a bid “anyplace close to Wilfried Zaha’s valuation.”
Sky Sports activities Information understands that the Gunners submitted a £40m bid for Zaha, however Palace rejected the provide.
Hodgson was talking after his facet’s 6-2 pleasant defeat to Barnet, with nearly all of the squad made up of U23 gamers.
He stated: “I do not suppose Arsenal have really made a bid that has come anyplace close to our valuation.
“I’m certain the participant realises that if somebody’s going to take him away from us, he’ll count on golf equipment to pay the market worth.
“Till somebody does that, there’s not a lot to debate concerning Wilf.”
Aaron Wan-Bissaka has left Palace for Manchester United this summer season, in a deal that might attain as much as £50m.
Hodgson has wished the England U21 worldwide nicely in his transfer to Previous Trafford.
“We’d’ve cherished to have stored him,” Hodgson stated.
“However the backside line is, when Manchester United come calling they usually’re ready to pay what the membership really feel is the market worth of the participant, then all we will do is want him nicely.”
The Eagles are but to interchange the England U21 worldwide and, together with a defensive harm disaster, meant that that they had simply three defenders to area on Tuesday night.
“We have monumental issues on the again in the meanwhile,” he stated.
“We actually haven’t any defenders, to talk of. Aaron’s gone and we have got three others injured.
“We will have to do the best we can to make sure we replace [Wan-Bissaka] in some way.”
Crystal Palace’s subsequent pleasant comes in opposition to Nottingham Forest on Friday.