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Cheikhou Kouyate makes huge prediction about Crystal Palace teammate Aaron Wan-Bissaka

A general view ahead of the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park on March 5, 2018 in London, England.

Cheikhou Kouyate believes Crystal Palace teammate Aaron Wan-Bissaka could become the best in his position in the Premier League.

Cheikhou Kouyate of Crystal Palace during the Pre-Season Friendly between Crystal Palace and Toulouse at Selhurst Park on August 4, 2018 in London, England.

Cheikhou Kouyate has made the colossal prediction that Crystal Palace ace Aaron Wan-Bissaka could become the best right-back in the Premier League if he continues his development.

The 20-year-old full-back is a product of the club’s academy and has broken into the first team during the last year.

 

He is an English flyer that has been converted from a winger to a defender and impressed in the 2-0 win over Fulham last weekend in the first round of fixtures for the Premier League season.

Midfielder Kouyate completed a move to Selhurst Park from West Ham in the summer and has heaped huge praise onto his new teammate at Palace.

"He is a very good player and he is young,” Kouyate told Sky Sports.

“If he continues to play this way this year he could be the best right-back in the league. He has everything, he is clever and strong. This boy makes me happy.”

Aaron Wan-Bissaka of Crystal Palace during the Pre-Season Friendly between Reading and Crystal Palace at Madejski Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Reading, England.

Wan-Bissaka is a highly-rated talent that looks set to become a regular in Roy Hodgson’s side, but he may have some way to go if he is to become the best right-back in the league.

The English top flight currently has quality right-backs such as Kyle Walker, Kieran Trippier, Antonio Valencia, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Seamus Coleman and Cesar Azpilicueta competing in it.

Wan-Bissaka is already earning rave reviews and the England Under-20 international is gearing up to face Liverpool on Monday in Palace’s next game.

11th August 2018, Craven Cottage, London, England; EPL Premier League football, Fulham versus Crystal Palace; Aboubakar Kamara of Fulham takes on Aaron Wan-Bissaka of Crystal Palace

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