Friday, 7 July 2017

Transfer: Iheanacho close to joining Leicester for £25 million

There are indications that Manchester City and Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho is close to joining former English Premier League champions Leicester City in a deal worth about to worth £25 million.

According to reports on  the 20-year-old is in advanced talks with the Foxes and is thought to be well interested in making the switch.

Since making his debut for the Blue side of Manchester in 2015, Iheanacho has scored 21 goals in 64 games in all competitions.

His current deal which he signed last August ends in 2021, but saw his playing time limited by the arrival in January of Brazil forward Gabriel Jesus.

Should Kelechi Iheancho join Leicester City, he would become the third Nigerian currently playing for the club joining Ahmed Musa and midfielder Wilfred Ndidi.

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