Crystal Palace are reportedly close to signing free agent Max Meyer following his release by Schalke 04 at the end of last season.
Max Meyer ran down his contract at Schalke after a public dispute with sporting director Christian Heidel over bullying claims.
Meyer is understood to have seen a move to Arsenal collapse earlier this summer due to wage demands, but new reports claims that he is set to Join another Premier League side in Crystal Palace
Palace are said to be confident of completing a deal for the 22-year-old – who can play in midfield or in the forward line
Palace completed a deal for Vicente Guaita at the start of July, signing the Spanish goalkeeper on a three-year deal from Getafe, and Hodgson is keen to make further additions before the transfer window shuts on 9 August.