Palace eyeing Foxes midfielder

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Crystal Palace manager George Burley has confirmed his interest in Leicester midfielder Matt Oakley.

Burley is eager to add to his squad ahead of Saturday's npower Championship opener against the Foxes and the experienced Oakley is on his wish-list.

The former Scotland boss told South London Press: "I've spoken to Leicester but nothing has been agreed."

He added: "He would give us something different. We're looking to add to the squad and he is the right type of player."

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