The Crystal Palace defender says that not being able to leave Sunderland initially made him angry.
Crystal Palace's match-winner finds redemption with fans of the Eagles after a crucial Premier League victory against Middlesbrough.
Palace's new signings are yet to give the club a shot in the arm, but there's still time.
It is fair to say these players did not exactly set the world alight when they were on Tyneside.
The Eagles are staring Premier League relegation in the face, and these players haven't helped matters.
Recent Crystal Palace signing Patrick Van Aanholt appeared more than happy with his side's Premier League humbling by his former club Sunderland.
Having sold Patrick Van Aanholt to Crystal Palace in January, will Sunderland fans miss their former left-back?
Crystal Palace signed Patrick Van Aanholt from Sunderland in the January transfer window.
Sunderland face Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light in a crucial Premier League clash on Tuesday.
Crystal Palace are said to be close to signing Patrick Van Aanholt from Sunderland.