Crystal Palace are reportedly confident in their chances of signing Conor Gallagher on loan from Chelsea this week.
The Englishman, with four years remaining at Stamford Bridge, has also been linked to a transition to other sports. Newcastle and Leeds Unitedwho have all expressed interest in securing the Epsom-born star’s signature ahead of the new campaign.
The 21-year-old has been included in the Blues’ traveling squad for a pre-season trip to Ireland., after an impressive rental period at West Bromwich last semester, making 32 trips in all competitions for the Buggy.
According to The sunPalace is hoping to get a loan for Gallagher this week, despite interest shown by several other parties in his signature in recent weeks.
However, it should be noted that Chelsea Still Seeks To Tie Gallagher With A Longer Contract before renting it out this summer.
It was recently reported that there was a constant interest from the Orlov in completing a move for Gallagher after playing for West Brom last season as Patrick Vieira hopes to add to his midfielders. after signing a five-year contract with Mark Guei from Chelsea…
It was previously reported that Gallagher aims to play mainstream football for Premier League football next season., and does not want to settle for a bench spot in Chelsea, with a defensive midfielder ready to fight for the starting spot at Stamford Bridge after two loan periods.
Chelsea have seen a number of academy alumni leave in recent weeks in search of regular playing time, so Champions League winners are looking to renew their existing agreement with Gallagher before sending him on another loan.
What Conor Gallagher said after returning to Chelsea
“Nice to be back. The sessions were tough, but really good, so I enjoyed the first few days. I love meeting old friends with whom I grew up at the academy, and training under the guidance of the manager (Thomas Tuchel) was also great.
“You always want to work with the best and it is obvious that there are some great players here (at Chelsea) who are training. It only helps me improve when I train with such good players. Even though it’s only been a few days, I feel like it helped me a lot, so it was good.
“I know that defensive intelligence is something that I can improve, so I worked on that last season and now during preseason. I was told that I needed to improve this, so I focus on it. …
“I’m only 21 years old, so I feel like I’ve already gained a lot of experience and developed a lot as a player. This is still just the beginning, because I am far from where I want to be. I know I can go even more. “