Crystal Palace are on a margin of signing Manchester United Timothy Fosu-Mensah on a season-long loan.
United trainer Jose Mourinho wants a defender to benefit first-team knowledge for a arriving deteriorate – something he will get during Selhurst Park.
Fosu-Mensah will have a medical with a Eagles on Monday before completing his proxy pierce to south-East London.
The 19-year-old’s versality will come in useful to Frank de Boer’s 3-4-3 arrangement – with a Dutchman means to play during centre back, full behind or executive midfield.
Fosu-Mensah is highly-rated during United and penned a new hit with a bar until Jun 2020 with a choice to extend it for a serve year, final October.
The former Ajax connoisseur has done 21 appearances for a Red Devils given fasten in Sep 2014.
By Luke Augustus