Plenty of Crystal Palace fans have been reacting to an update regarding Patrick Vieira on social media.
Palace are on the hunt for a new manager following Roy Hodgson’s Selhurst Park exit at the end of the 2020/21 campaign.
Former Arsenal midfielder Vieira was reportedly placed on the Eagles’ shortlist as a possible replacement for Hodgson back in April.
However, it appears as if Palace could miss out on the 44-year-old, who was sacked by Nice in December.
Vieira’s agent told Il Secolo XIX that the Frenchman is in contention to take over at Serie A side Sampdoria, with a meeting in place.
Some reports have however claimed that swoop could be off too.
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Palace fans react
“Absolutely devastated. Can’t believe we’ve missed out on him.”
“Gutted we missed out on Vieira”
“Just announce Nuno.”
“What a shame.”
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