Premier League side Crystal Palace have confirmed the signing of Eberechi Eze from Championship club Queens Park Rangers .
The young midfielder signed a five-year deal with the Eagles that will see him remain at Selhurst Park until 2025 after successful medicals.
Speaking after the completing his move to the Selhurst Park outfit , Eze expressed his delight with the transfer.
“As a football club, I feel like there are great players here and it’s a brilliant opportunity for me to come and be with these players, to link up with them and to really push on.”
Palace chairman Steve Parish also expressed his excitement with the signing of the Anglo-Nigerian and assures the club will help the midfielder’s growth.
“Eberechi is a player whose development we have followed closely. We are delighted he has chosen to sign for us over the other clubs that were interested and we feel that this is the right club for him to continue his development,” Parish said.
“With our Academy recently securing Category 1 status, this further illustrates our focus on youth as we look to consolidate and improve upon our position as a Premier League club.”
The Anglo-Nigerian has been with Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium outfit since 2016 following his impressive performances with Millwall ‘s youth team.
The midfielder have featured for England U20 and U21 but he’s still eligible to play for Nigeria due to the fact that he’s yet to feature for England senior team.