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Mainz coach Svensson confirms Mateta on his way to Crystal Palace

Mainz coach Bo Svensson has confirmed Jean-Phillippe Mateta is on his way to Crystal Palace.

Svensson has revealed that Mateta is due for a medical check-up in London.

"If everything goes well, as we believe, then the deal falls into place," Svensson told Sky Deutschland.

The 23-year-old Mateta has scored seven goals for Mainz this season.

The striker is set to join Palace on-loan with a permanent option for June.

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