The Mail claim Patrick Vieira and Crystal Palace will beat Tottenham to the signing of Derby expertise Malcolm Ebiowei – and a deal shall be carried out by the shut of play on Friday. Ebiowei has impressed underneath Wayne Rooney.
England youth worldwide Ebiowei joined Derby from Rangers in September 2021. A participant that got here by way of the ranks at Arsenal earlier than transferring to Rangers in 2020. Now, Vieira has moved quickest.
It comes after a superb 2021-22 marketing campaign by which he began in Derby’s Under-18 aspect – scoring seven targets in seven Under-18 Premier League video games. He was promoted to the 23’s, after which to the primary crew.
With the season now at an in depth, Ebiowei performed 16 occasions for Derby’s senior aspect – having a hand in three targets. But along with his contract expiring subsequent week, Palace have swooped. The Mail say they’ve carried out forward of Spurs.
Palace beat Tottenham to signing of Ebiowei
Ebiowei is a high expertise. A participant that may play on both flank and as a striker. Still solely 18, he’s a correct expertise and one which has an unlimited future – even regardless of altering his golf equipment rather a lot already.
Arsenal, Rangers – even a trial at West Ham earlier than becoming a member of Derby. But it’s with the Rams that he has acquired himself the prospect he craved. Now, he joins Palace – a aspect which have typically used the Championship to herald expertise.
He, and Palace, shall be hoping he might be the following instance of Michael Olise and Ebere Eze coming from England’s second tier to impress at Selhurst Park. He is a way off these two, however he’ll get his likelihood.
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