Crystal Palace fans react as Wilfried Zaha’s ban is upheld

Crystal Palace fans have taken to Twitter to react after the FA decided to reject Wilfried Zaha’s appeal towards his £10,000 fine and one-game ban, after he received a charge of improper conduct.

The Ivory Coast international sarcastically applauded referee Andre Marriner’s decision to give him a yellow card in the 1-1 draw with Southampton last month, which saw him given an immediate second yellow card and left him facing the FA’s wrath.

Zaha’s original appeal allowed him to play, and score in, the 1-1 draw against West Ham last week, but after the decision had been upheld, he will now have to sit out the FA Cup fifth round tie against Doncaster at the Keepmoat Stadium this Sunday.

Palace will also be without Bakary Sako, who is cup-tied after playing in the competition for West Brom.

Following the FA’s decision, Palace fans on Twitter have shared their views on the situation…

Article title: Crystal Palace fans react as Wilfried Zaha’s ban is upheld

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