Ebere Eze has instructed talkSPORT it was an ‘simple resolution’ to affix Crystal Palace from Queens Park Rangers this summer time.
The 22-year-old put pen-to-paper on a five-year deal at Selhurst Park final month in a deal price in extra of £19.5million.
The Premier League transfer was simply reward for Eze having been a star performer in W12 over a substantial time frame.
It additionally ended Palace’s two-year pursuit of the Greenwich-born attacker, who had indicated all through proceedings that his most well-liked transfer was all the time the Eagles – regardless of a late strategy from West Brom.
Roy Hodgson’s males entertain Manchester United on Saturday – LIVE and EXCLUSIVE on talkSPORT as a part of our GameDay protection – and forward of that conflict the ahead outlined why he joined the south Londoners.
He mentioned: “It was the plan they’d. What they instructed me they considered me, and what they might see me doing sooner or later.
“It clicked instantly with me and backed up the opinions I’ve of myself. It was a straightforward resolution to make ultimately.”
Eze’s path to the highest has been removed from simple. He was first picked up by Arsenal as an eight-year-old, however 5 years later he was launched by the Premier League giants – a call which left him crestfallen.
Spells at Studying and Fulham adopted, earlier than the tough playmaker signed a two-year scholarship at Millwall – however once more he was later launched in 2016.
As soon as once more Eze discovered himself in a state of limbo. After plenty of unsuccessful trials, he was lastly handed a chance by QPR – which he grabbed with each arms.
Eze confronted criticism from Rangers followers following a tough interval within the 2018/19 marketing campaign, and he was finally dropped to the bench for plenty of video games by former boss Steve McClaren.
The playmaker has by no means let the opinions of individuals he doesn’t know have an effect on him although – making the identical level in his unique interview with talkSPORT final 12 months.
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He defined: “It’s individuals’s perceptions. Everybody’s going to have their opinions. It’s soccer and other people have totally different opinions and see issues in a different way.
“It was by no means one thing I took personally or something like that. It was extra simply conserving my head down, working exhausting and attempting to show to everybody that I can do it at a excessive stage and carry out persistently.
“Having Paul Corridor, Andy Impey and Chris Ramsey to help me helped me majorly.
“I’m very grateful to them for giving me that help throughout these robust occasions.”
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