Crystal Palace fans don’t react well to report Timothy Castagne has rejected them

According to Gazzetta dello Sport, reported Crystal Palace target Timothy Castagne will turn down a move to Selhurst Park in order to sign a new contract with Atalanta, and Eagles fans on Twitter have been quick to show their displeasure at the update.

The Mirror’s live transfer blog (June 26, 1:58pm) reported that the south London outfit had the Belgium international on their radar as a potential replacement for Aaron Wan-Bissaka following his exit to Manchester United.

SportItalia, via Football Italia, even reported as recently as Friday that they were in advanced talks to sign the 23-year-old in a €20m (£18m) deal.

However, the latest report from Italy suggests that the right-back will actually stay with the team that qualified for next season’s Champions League having finished third in Serie A instead, which may come as a blow to Palace.

Eagles supporters have been quick to have their say on the situation via social media, and some don’t seem that surprised at the update.

Watch Crystal Palace Live Streams With Below

While one said it was “typical”, another said they “just knew that was coming”.

Here is just a selection of the Twitter reaction…

Have something to tell us about this article?