Crystal Palace are set to use the ending touches to the switch of centre-half Kofi Balmer from Larne FC, based on Sky Sports activities Information.
Balmer made 41 appearances in all competitions for Larne throughout the 2021/22 season, scoring twice, helping as soon as, incomes ten cautions and one sending off.
The Eagles have agreed a charge with Larne for the Northern Eire Underneath-21 worldwide, who has two years left on his present contract.
Patrick Vieira’s facet are presently attempting to finalise the phrases of the switch with the 21-year-old defender, with an settlement within the offing.
Balmer was unable to stop Larne getting knocked out within the first spherical of the Europa Convention League qualifiers by the hands of St. Joseph’s FC of Gibraltar.
Following the arrival of Chris Richards from Bayern Munich, Balmer would be the second signing made this summer time to bolster the center of the Eagles’ backline.
The Eagles completed final season in twelfth place within the Premier League desk and can look to enhance upon that standing this time period.
They had been the one group within the backside half of the desk to have a optimistic aim distinction and have moved to strengthen their defence additional this summer time.