The Farmer is reinforced at Palace is as good as certain with Fosu-Mensah
Frank de Boer may be in the coming season as well as certainly include defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah. The 19-year-old Dutchman is rented from Manchester United.
“If it’s good it need only to draw at this time. He has already been training for, so everything is agreed”, said The Farmer, Wednesday night at Ziggo Sport.
Fosu-Mensah is since 2014, under contract with Manchester United, that to him at the time wegplukte from the youth of Ajax. The defender made, in 2016, his debut for the ‘Mancunians’ and has now twelve Premier League matches to his name.
Last season Fosu-Mensah also several times in action in the Europa League. The jeugdinternational of Orange was also in the selection for the final against Ajax in Stockholm, but in that race he stayed on the bank.
Fosu-Mensah extended in October 2016, with his contract at United until mid-2020.
The Farmer hopes is also in the forefront to strengthen, but the manager denies that Crystal Palace in the race for Luuk de Jong. The striker of PSV is frequently linked to a return to the Premier League.
“He is of course passed, but that is not what we seek. We think that we are a different type of need”, says The Farmer.
The Dutch coach begins Saturday with the Premier League season with his new club. Crystal Palace start the league with a home match against Huddersfield Town.
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