Crystal Palace followers have been advised to anticipate a tricky season and perhaps even relegation as their depressing begin to life underneath Patrick Vieira continues.
The Eagles had been dumped out of the EFL Cup with a 1-Zero defeat at Watford on Tuesday night time, which means they’ve failed to attain in three aggressive matches underneath the brand new supervisor.
Palace didn’t excite of their opening two Premier League matches, taking part in out a goalless draw at dwelling to Brentford after a 3-Zero defeat at Chelsea.
It’s early days, in fact, however former Eagles boss Frank de Boer solely lasted 5 video games earlier than being sacked by the membership in 2017.
And former Chelsea striker Jason Cundy believes Palace are making the identical errors once more by appointing the inexperienced Vieira.
“It’s one other defeat and it looks like historical past is repeating itself,” Cundy advised talkSPORT.
“That they had Sam Allardyce the yr earlier than Frank de Boer. His staff was inbuilt a sure manner, then with De Boer it was a handbrake flip.
“It feels somewhat bit like they’re doing one thing comparable with a protected pair of fingers in Roy Hodgson, he did a superb job, and now they’ve gone to somebody unproven in Vieira.
“You simply get the sensation that is going to be a tricky lengthy season.”
Ex-Tottenham midfielder Jamie O’Hara goes a step additional, tipping Palace for relegation from the Premier League this season.
“I feel they’re happening,” O’Hara stated.
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