Video: Wilfried Zaha Scores Absolute Screamer in Crystal Palace Training…But Did He Mean It?

Video: Wilfried Zaha Scores Absolute Screamer in Crystal Palace Training…But Did He Mean It?

Wilfried Zaha scored an absolute belter in Crystal Palace training yesterday – but manager Roy Hodgson didn’t seem totally convinced that his star man completely knew what he was doing.

The Ivory Coast international is one of the most sought-after players in the Premier League this summer, with Chelsea the latest elite club to be linked with a big-money move for his signature, and after looking at the clip below, it’s easy to see why.

As the Eagles ramp up preparations for the new campaign, it seems Zaha has been working on his impression of Marco van Basten after somehow finding the top corner with this audacious effort:

So, what do you think? Did Zaha have every intention of swerving that ball into the far corner?

And with ability like this, is there any chance at all that Palace will be able to keep Zaha beyond the end of the current transfer window?

Let us know in the comments section below…

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