Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Leicester City midfielder Jeffrey Schlupp for an undisclosed fee.
After being appointed as the new manager of the Eagles, Sam Allardyce has finally made his first new signing in the form of the Ghanaian playmaker .
— Crystal Palace F.C. (@CPFC) January 13, 2017
Palace have announced that Schlupp has been offered a four-and-a-half year deal at Selhurst Park, and Allardyce seems delighted to complete the transfer of the 24-year-old.
He told the club’s official website: “I am delighted we have been able to secure Jeffrey’s services, he is a player I have admired for some time and is a talented and athletic player.
“He will bring strength and experience to the defence and will be a major asset for the club having just turned 24 years old.”
Schlupp leaves the Foxes after scoring 15 goals from 150 appearances in all competitions.