Crystal Palace are close to signing striker Jean-Philippe Mateta on an 18-month loan from Mainz.
Mateta, who has actually scored 10 objectives this season consisting of 7 in the Bundesliga, is because of have a medical on Wednesday.
The loan offer for the Frenchman features a choice to purchase.
The 23-year-old will offer supervisor Roy Hodgson another alternative in attack and assist a side who have actually struggled for objectives this season.
Christian Benteke has actually scored 3 league objectives, Jordan Ayew has actually just scored one and Michy Batshuayi has actually not opened his account considering that re-signing on loan from Chelsea.
The south London side have a variety of senior gamers going into the last couple of months of their agreements and have actually currently made an area in the team following Max Meyer’s release this month.