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Leicester close in on Georgian centre-half

Leicester City are closing in on the signature of giant Georgian centre-half Solomon Kvirkvelia, as their busy summer in the transfer window continued. The 6 ft. 5in defender plays for Russian side Lokomotiv Moscow, and helped them win their domestic league title this season, and the Russian Cup last year. The Daily Mirror reports that Leicester have long been admirers ...

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Leicester and Southampton competing for Norwich midfielder

Norwich midfielder James Maddison has been given permission to speak to both Leicester City and Southampton after both teams had bids of £24 million accepted by the East Anglian side. The highly-rated England under-21 international is in high demand after a season which saw him score 14 goals and provide 8 assists in the Championship. It was Southampton who made ...

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Leicester launch bid for Juventus midfielder

Leicester City have launched a bid for Juventus and Italy midfielder Stefano Sturaro, tabling an £11.5 million bid. Sturaro who began his career at Genoa moved to Juventus in 2014, has played 90 times for the club in all competitions, scoring 3 goals. During his time at Juventus he was part of the squad that won four consecutive league and ...

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Jonny Evans close to Leicester move

Leicester City are on the brink of signing Jonny Evans from West Bromwich Albion. Evans who was captain of the relegated side had a clause in his contract which dictated that he could be sold for a reduced fee in the event that Albion failed to hold on to their Premiership status, and this has resulted in a fee of ...

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Leicester chase Turkish Messi

According to talkSPORT, Leicester City are working on a deal to bring Abdűlkadir Őműr, who has been described as the Turkish Messi, to the King Power stadium. The 18 year-old forward currently plays for Turkish side Trabzonspor, and is regarded as a star of the future. Arsenal have been linked with him in the past, while he has also been ...

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Leicester ready to land Jack Grealish

The Sun reports that Leicester City are ready to make a move for Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish. Villa are suffering financial problems, following their failure to regain their Premier League status after their defeat in the Championship play-off to Fulham, as their gamble on a quick return to the top flight failed. The club have made numerous big-money deals ...

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Manchester City close in on £75 million Riyad Mahrez

According to The Daily Mail, Manchester City are closing in on the £75 million transfer of Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez, with manager Pep Guardiola looking to wrap the deal up by the end of the week. The 27-year old Algerian nearly joined City in the January transfer window, before the deal fell through, prompting Mahrez to effectively go on ...

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Jamie Vardy close to new deal at Leicester City

ESPN report that Jamie Vardy is in advanced talks with Leicester City about a new deal at the King Power Stadium. The news comes amidst rumours that Spanish giants Atletico Madrid are readying a bid for the 31-year old striker. However, Leicester are determined to hang on their star and are prepared to offer him a new contract with fresh ...

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Arsenal want to sign Leicester midfielder this summer

According to the Daily Mail Arsenal want to sign Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi this summer. The 21-year old Nigerian has been a big success at Leicester since joining them in a £15 million deal, and has impressive displays have attracted attention from the likes of Liverpool and Manchester United, although Arsenal are said to be front-runners to land the ...

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Arsenal set to join pursuit of Riyad Mahrez

The Daily Star Sunday reports that Arsenal are ready to join the hunt for Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez. The 26-year old Algerian was widely linked with a move to Manchester City in the January transfer window, but despite City making a number of offers for the former Players’ Player of the Year, including one of £65 million plus a player, ...

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