Roy Hodgson's decision to drop Timothy Fosu-Mensah annoys Crystal Palace and Manchester United fans alike

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The Manchester United loanee has only made nine starts for Crystal Palace.

Timothy Fosu-Mensah of Crystal Palace during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Watford at Selhurst Park on December 12, 2017 in London, England.

Manchester United fans want Timothy Fosu-Mensah recalled early from his loan spell at Crystal Palace.

Fosu-Mensah has only started nine games for Palace all season and was again left out of Roy Hodgson's starting 11 for Thursday's 3-2 defeat against Arsenal, although he replaced Martin Kelly with 10 minutes remaining.

Martin Kelly of Crystal Palace clears from Sead Kolasinac of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on December 28, 2017 in London,...

And several United supporters feel the Dutchman would be better off back at Old Trafford, with some believing he is a better option than current Red Devils' full-backs Matteo Darmian and Daley Blind.

Here's what they are saying on Twitter...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

But Manchester United fans aren't the only ones bemused by Fosu-Mensah's situation, especially after Martin Kelly's perceived poor show for Palace against the Gunners.

And several Eagles supporters are keen to see the teenager start Sunday's game against Manchester City.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fosu-Mensah broke into Manchester United's side under Louis van Gaal and made 21 first team appearances before his move to Crystal Palace.

The Ajax academy product is due to spend the rest of the season at Selhurst Park, but could return to Old Trafford in January if all three parties agree to an early termination.

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