Report outlines Crystal Palace plan regarding Mamadou Sakho and Kevin Wimmer

Mamadoun Sakho of Crystal Palace recieves treatment following an injury during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park on April 26, 2017 in...

Crystal Palace have been linked with Liverpool’s Mamadou Sakho and Kevin Wimmer of Tottenham Hotspur in the summer transfer window.

Liverpool's French defender Mamadou Sakho (R) celebrates with Liverpool's Croatian defender Dejan Lovren after scoring during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool...

Crystal Palace have held talks with Tottenham Hotspur about Kevin Wimmer, but the defender is only a back-up option for the Eagles, according to The Times.

It has been reported that Premier League club Palace are confident of re-signing Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool in the summer transfer window, and that Wimmer is seen as a back-up option if a deal to sign the France international collapses.

Kevin Wimmer of Spurs in action during the Premier League match between Watford and Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road on January 1, 2017 in Watford, England.

Stoke City are interested in the 24-year-old Tottenham centre-back, according to the report, which also claims that the Austria international has rejected a move to West Bromwich Albion in the summer transfer window.

Liverpool value Sakho at £30 million at the moment, but Palace expect the Reds to lower their asking price, according to The Times.

Kevin Wimmer of Tottenham Hotspur in action during the Tottenham Hotspur Training Session

Good plan

Sakho played well for Palace during the second half of last season on loan from Liverpool.

The 27-year-old centre-back knows the Premier League well, and the former Paris Saint-Germain man would be a good signing for Palace.

Wimmer is a good defender as well and is three years younger, but the Austrian has less experience of English football than Sakho.

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