Crystal Palace consider move for Burnley's Ashley Barnes
By Lyall Thomas
Last Updated: 28/01/18 8:25pm
Crystal Palace are considering a move for Burnley striker Ashley Barnes, Sky Sports News understands.
The Eagles have been trying to sign first-choice target Khouma Babacar but are yet to reach an agreement with Fiorentina.
Roy Hodgson has between £10m and £12m to spend on a striker this month with the club now down to their final two options of the window.
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Burnley would be reluctant to sell Barnes, who has 18 months left on his contract.
Nevertheless, Sky Sports News understands Palace could approach Burnley over a deal before Tuesday.
Sky Sports News reported earlier this month that Barnes was among Chelsea's list of options for a new centre-forward.
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