CRYSTAL PALACE ace Patrick van Aanholt’s objectives have relegated THREE groups within the final three Premier League seasons.
Huddersfield, Stoke Metropolis and Hull have all obtained the kiss of loss of life from the Dutch defender.
Aaron Ramsey was recognized for his mysterious curse, “inflicting” deaths of quite a lot of celebrities shortly after scoring a aim for Arsenal.
Osama Bin Laden, Bruce Forsyth and Stephen Hawking had been among the many “victims” of the Welshman’s strikes.
However one more unnerving principle has emerged claiming that Van Aanholt’s objectives are simply as ominous as Ramsey’s.
The Palace defender, 28, deserves the title of the Prem’s Grim Reaper as he has sealed the drop of THREE Premier League groups with late strikes within the final three seasons.
Huddersfield is the newest aspect to fall beneath his scythe after the Dutchman scored in opposition to the Terriers within the final minutes of their assembly on Saturday.
The case of Jan Siewert’s males is much more merciless, contemplating that Huddersfield joined Derby County because the worst group to ever play Premier League soccer.
The Terriers crashed all the way down to the Championship with eight video games left to be performed – equally to the Rams in 2008.
Stoke Metropolis had their survival hopes crushed by Van Aanholt final season after he accomplished the Eagles’ comeback on the guess365 Stadium.
Xherdan Shaquiri’s free-kick within the first half gave the Potters hope they might pull off a miraculous escape, however the Palace winger had none of it and doomed Paul Lambert’s males with a late aim.
And Hull suffered the identical destiny within the 2016/17 season, when Van Aanholt – in harm time – put Palace Four-Zero as much as ship the Tigers again to the Championship only a 12 months after they gained their Prem promotion.
Relegation-threatened Newcastle and Cardiff ought to brace themselves for his or her upcoming clashes in opposition to Palace within the last weeks of this season.
Van Aanholt has proven that, when the time comes, he will certainly don’t have any mercy.