Tag: Wharton

7 May 2024 0

Adam Wharton: Could Crystal Palace midfielder get shock England Euro 2024 call-up?

By Total Football News

Crystal Palace are celebrating their first league double over Manchester United, with Michael Olise rightly taking a lot of the praise after his two goals helped the Eagles to a 4-0 win.

But there is another player that many are speaking about after the game – Adam Wharton.

The 20-year-old signed for Palace from Championship side Blackburn for £18m, with add-ons taking it to £22m, on February 1 this year.

26 April 2024 0

Scott Wharton: Blackburn Rovers defender sidelined by knee injury

By Total Football News

Blackburn Rovers defender Scott Wharton is expected to miss the majority of next season after suffering a serious knee injury.

The 26-year-old fell awkwardly late on in Sunday’s 3-1 home defeat by fellow Championship strugglers Sheffield Wednesday.

Wharton, the older brother of Crystal Palace midfielder Adam, made 34 appearances in all competitions for Rovers this campaign.

John Eustace’s men are three points above the relegation zone with two matches of