The tables have since turned, with QPR promoted to the top flight last season as Norwich dropped into the Championship. Redknapp is keen to improve his options in attack, especially as Loic Remy could still leave before the transfer window closes.
But QPR will face competition from Palace now Neil Warnock has arrived as manager. Warnock admires Hooper, who has not played this season because of a calf injury, and will be keen to make his move before the transfer window closes.
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