CHRISTIAN BENTEKE was left not shaken however stirred after a cringeworthy alternate with team-mate Cheikhou Kouyate on the Crystal Palace bench.
Social media gleefully famous Kouyate leaving Benteke hanging FIVE SECONDS for a handshake – earlier than the annoyed striker lastly withdraws his arm.
With the Eagles hitting 4 of their spectacular Premier League victory at Leicester Metropolis, Benteke would absolutely have anticipated Kouyate to provide him 5.
However as an alternative the Senegal midfielder fiddled round along with his gear whereas the seated Benteke held his arm aloft ready in useless for a handshake.
And Kouyate who was the clear villain of the scene for Twitter customers.
One stated: “Lol that was essentially the most painful a part of the match!”
And one other tweeted: “The way you gonna depart Benteke hanging like that? 🤣”
Neither participant shall be too fearful, although, as Palace had been quickly basking in certainly one of their most interesting outcomes since former England supervisor Roy Hodgson took over in September.
Hodgson’s determination to herald Michy Batshuayi on mortgage from Chelsea was rewarded by the Belgium striker’s fortuitous, deflected opener on 40 minutes.
And Benteke, a kind of caught on the bench due to Batshuayi’s arrival, watched on as two-goal primary man Wilfried Zaha and Luka Milivojevic clinched a Four-1 success.
In distinction, the Foxes began brightly sufficient – however as soon as they fell behind they had been no nice shakes.