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Fulham launch late bid to hijack Crystal Palace's move for Brentford's £20m-rated flier Said Benrahma The Algerian scored two hat-tricks and 17 goals in the Championship last season  Fulham have asked Benrahma's advisors to update them on Palace negotiations  Brentford were deprived of a place in the Premier League by Fulham last month

By David Kent and Alex Bowmer For Mailonline

Published: 13:50 BST, 25 September 2020 | Updated: 15:00 BST, 25 September 2020

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Fulham have moved to hijack Crystal Palace's swoop for Brentford attacker Said Benrahma.

The Eagles are advanced in their move for the Algeria international, but are yet to close a deal.

But west London rivals Fulham have now entered the race to land Benrahma - who was widely recognised as the best attacking player in the Championship last season.

Said Benrahma (l) celebrates after completing his hat-trick in the 3-0 win over Wigan Athletic

Said Benrahma (l) celebrates after completing his hat-trick in the 3-0 win over Wigan Athletic

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