Patrick Bamford Signs
Crystal Palace have officially announced the signing of Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford on a season long loan.
The 21 year old was on loan at Championship outfit Middlesborough, scoring 19 goals and being voted Championship Player of the Season, last term.
The striker joins French international Yohann Cabaye in joining the Eagles this summer.
When I met with manager Alan Pardew, he put forward his plans and it was an easy decision
– Patrick Bamford
Bamford is an England Under-21 international but omitted from the squad from the recent European Championships due to injury.
He joined Chelsea in 2012 for £1.5m and has also spent time on loan at MK Dons and Derby County.