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Joel Ward is full of praise for Aaron Wan-Bissaka

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 12: Aaron Wan-Bissaka of Crystal Palace is challenged by Ryan Fraser of AFC Bournemouth during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and AFC Bournemouth at Selhurst Park on May 12, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)
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The Crystal Palace defenders are in a constant battle for one spot in the team, but Ward says he admires Wan-Bissaka.

Crystal Palace defender Joel Ward lost his right-back position in the squad to Aaron Wan-Bissaka.

And instead of getting angry, Ward says he admires the way his teammate is working in the English Premier League club.

“Aaron (Wan-Bissaka) has been phenomenal,” Ward was quoted by Football London.

“For Aaron to come in and do what he’s done, he is like a seasoned pro already, not like a young lad who is a little nervy here and there. He has made the position his and it is fantastic what he has done.”

He added: “Our away form was fantastic; we tried to replicate that at home, so it was obviously nice yesterday to end on a high and give the fans what they deserve.”

“Throughout the season we have played some excellent football and have been unlucky at times to pick up more results that would’ve put us in a better position.”

“Things will only go up, and if there’s that investment, that injection then there’s no reason why we can’t be pushing and looking up above us. Our quality in the changing room in terms of going forward and at the back, we’ve got a lot of strength in depth,” he concluded.