McArthur has been ever-present for the Eagles this season, starting every game for Roy Hodgson's men and only missing out on 40 minutes of first team action.
Palace fans have taken to Twitter to vent their anger at Hodgson's continuous selection of the 30-year-old.
Shocking line up. McArthur will run around like a headless chicken for 90 mins leaving Luka exposed yet again An Schlupp will be non existent #cpfc— Matt Bostwick (@mattybostwick) October 6, 2018
Roy’s persistence with McArthur is killing us. It’s criminal that this team is doing do bad.#CPFC— CPFC HQ (@CPFCHQ) October 6, 2018
The Scottish international, who recently signed a one-year contract extension with the Eagles, started his eighth consecutive Premier League game for Palace this year and played for 63 minutes, as the Eagles came out 1-0 losers.
In a match where Crystal Palace dominated, having 67% of possession and 11 shots towards
Palace fans have aimed the blame towards midfielder McArthur - who earns what fans believe is an unjustified £50,000 per week according to Spotrac.com.
Many fans were concerned with McArthur, who
Is there a current Premier League player who looks less like a current Premier League player than James McArthur? 樂樂— Oliver Young-Myles (@OMyles90) October 1, 2018
James McArthur subbed off. A man who I've been watching play regularly for about 6 years now, and I still couldn't pick him out of a lineup.— Paddy Power (@paddypower) October 1, 2018