‘Crystal Palace have been asking’ about taking Manchester United winger Amad Diallo on loan, as reported by Fabrizio Romano on Twitter.
The Lowdown: Crystal Palace undergo change as 2021/22 gets underway
Finally getting the 2021/22 campaign underway, new Eagles manager Patrick Vieira will be keen to secure the reinforcements necessary to catapult his new side up the Premier League table.
Having already made progress on the transfer front, the Frenchman has acquired six bodies in the form of Jacob Montes, Conor Gallagher, Remi Matthews, Michael Olise, Joachim Andersen and Marc Guehi [Transfermarkt].
Now, they now seem closer to a seventh signing following recent reports.
Would Diallo be a good signing for Crystal Palace?
The Latest: Palace keen on Diallo loan deal; other sides also interested
Detailed by transfer guru Romano on Twitter, Crystal Palace are keen on taking Ivorian youngster Diallo on loan for the campaign.
FC Basel are also mooted to be keeping an eye on his situation, alongside a multitude of clubs from the Bundesliga and Premier League.
The 19-year-old sent shockwaves through world football after making a £37million move from Atalanta to Manchester United at just 18-years-old in January [Manchester Evening News].
The Verdict: Diallo would be an astute signing for Crystal Palace
Seeking reinforcements in wide areas, Diallo would be an exciting signing who would further bolster the offensive ranks at Palace.
Carrying a commendable reputation when it comes to developing young stars, Selhurst Park may well be the correct environment for the pacey winger to harness his evident talent.
In 2020/21, Diallo showcased his capabilities admirably, registering nine goal contributions in 13 appearances combined for the Red Devils and Atalanta; five goals and four assists [Transfermarkt].
Taking the limelight in his stride, he scored a memorable backwards header against AC Milan on Europa League duty earlier this year [GIVEMESPORT].
Once labelled as ‘unbelievable’ by teammate Daniel James, Crystal Palace should look to sanction a deal before other suitors arrive [METRO].
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