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Super Eagles hopeful Olise joins Crystal Palace from Reading 9ja Flavour

Nigerian-born midfielder Michael Olise has at present accomplished a transfer from the English Championship with Reading FC to English Premier League aspect Crystal Palace for a reported £8 million, making him the primary signing of the Patrick Vieira period.

The 19-year-old fleet-footed midfielder takes the vacant quantity 7 jersey at Selhurst Park. He can function by way of the center or from the flanks, and has demonstrated maturity past his years in breaking by way of the Reading first crew and turning into an integral a part of the system at Reading. He joins Crystal Palace on a five-year deal, hoping to reflect the success of fellow Nigerian-born midfielder Eberechi Eze who moved to the Eagles from Championship QPR final summer season.

The new Crystal Palace addition has a listing of nations wanting so as to add him to their nationwide sides on account of his eligibility for France, England, Nigeria and Algeria. He was positioned on the Standby record by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr forward of the ultimate two AFCON qualifiers towards Benin Republic and Lesotho earlier this yr.

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