Long-time Leicester City player Jeff Schlupp will officially depart the club to join Crystal Palace. Though unconfirmed, the fee is thought to be around £12m.
#lcfc can confirm that Academy graduate Jeffrey Schlupp has joined Crystal Palace for an undisclosed fee. More follows… pic.twitter.com/abvFwHhQlD— Leicester City (@LCFC) January 13, 2017
The Ghanian - who has played in defence, midfield, and attack - has been with the club for 13 years, making 149 first team appearances and scoring 15 goals in the process.
The academy graduate has been a part of two championships, most notably last season’s Premier League title. He also picked up the Players’ Player and Young Player of the Year titles for the club after the 2014/2015 season.
13 years with #lcfc - some amazing memories and a massive part of my life. Thank you to everyone at the club and the fans for your support.— Jeffrey Schlupp (@Jeffrey_Schlupp) January 13, 2017
Schlupp is eligible to play for Crystal Palace as soon as tomorrow.
Thank you Jeff, best of luck!