Crystal Palace’s summer transfer window has been one of the quietest in the division so far, and with resources scarce at Selhurst Park it seems that Roy Hodgson will have a tough task on his hands when the season gets underway in two weeks time.
With Wolves and Fulham spending freely in the transfer market and bringing in plenty of quality players to their respective squads, Palace are in serious danger of being left behind their relegation-rivals next season. Of course, new signings do not guarantee success as players need to gel with their new teammates, but there’s no doubt the Eagles could benefit from a handful of key additions.
Based on how the window has panned out for Palace so far this summer, it’s fair to say that they will struggle to steer clear of the danger zone once again next season.
Despite this, there are some measures that Hodgson can take to ensure his side are able to retain their Premier League status beyond the 2018/19 season.
With that being said, here’s exactly what Hodgson needs to do in the final 2 weeks of the window to ensure Palace stand any chance of staying up…