Sports News of Thursday, 13 July 2017
Ghana defender Jeffery Schlupp has been named in English Premier League side Crystal Palace’s for this month’s tour of Hong Kong.
The left-back is among the 25-man squad that will attend the Premier League Asia Trophy tournament in Hong Kong.
Coach Frank de Boer will consider the Ghana international among his 25 players to be selected for the opening match against Liverpool on Wednesday July 19.
Schlupp will then get to play Leicester City or West Bromwich Albion the following Saturday depending on results.
The 25 man squad is as follows:
Goalkeepers: Wayne Hennessey, Julian Speroni, Matthew Funnell.
Defenders: Scott Dann, Damien Delaney, James Tomkins, Martin Kelly, Joel Ward, Jeffrey Schlupp, Patrick van Aanholt, Aaron Wan-Bissaka.
Midfielders: Yohan Cabaye, Jason Puncheon, Luka Milivojevic, James McArthur, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Wilfried Zaha, Andros Townsend, Bakary Sako, Chung-yong Lee, Jonathan Williams, Nya Kirby.
Strikers: Christian Benteke, Keshi Anderson, Freddie Ladapo.