Watford failed to make it three wins in a row in the Premier League, as they went down 1-0 to Palace at Vicarage Road.
Former Newcastle United midfielder Yohan Cabaye’s penalty in the 71st minute proved to be the difference between the two sides.
Ake, who joined Watford on a season-long loan deal from Chelsea in the summer transfer window, played the final 15 minutes of the game after coming on as a substitute for Allan Nyom.
The 20-year-old was disappointed with the final result and posted the following message on Twitter:
Watford winger Ikechi Anya was also disappointed with the defeat and posted the following message on Twitter:
Shame we couldn't get that 3rd consecutive win. Thanks 4 MoM again... With faith in God, humbleness & hard work we continue...— Ikechi (@IkechiAnya) September 27, 2015
Over the course of the 90 minutes at Vicarage Road, hosts Watford had 56% of the possession, took 15 shots of which just two were on target, and earned six corners.