- Current club: Leicester City
- Date of Birth: 26 January 1973
- Birthplace: Carnlough, Carnlough, Northern Ireland
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Manchester United defender Harry Maguire is reportedly attracting interest from former club Leicester City.
Leicester City have signed 20-year-old left-back Victor Kristiansen from FC Copenhagen, in a deal that smashed the Danish Superliga transfer record. The Danish starlet, who has yet to appear for his country, is expected to compete for a place in the Foxes' first-team squad.
Leicester City are tracking Argentina international forward Nico Gonzalez in a £40 million deal from Serie A giants Fiorentina. Gonzalez did not make the cut for Argentina's World Cup winning squad having sustained an injury three days prior to the tournament, but is still considered a very important member of the country's international setup.
The ongoing uncertainty regarding the future of players such as Youri Tielemans at Leicester City continues, as manager Brendan Rodgers admits the club could be forced to let a chunk of their squad depart the club. Arsenal have been linked with a move for Tielemans, but there are six other first-team faces all out of contract this summer: Caglar Soyuncu, Jonny Evans, Daniel Amartey, Ryan Bertrand, Papy Mendy and Ayoze Perez.
Arsenal could reportedly make an approach to sign Leicester City midfielder Youri Tielemans during the January transfer window.
Arsenal are prepared to beat Barcelona in the pursuit of Leicester City midfielder Youri Tielemans, according to Mundo Deportivo.
Numerous outlets are reporting that Leicester City will complete a transfer deadline day move for Brazilian full-back Marcelo, with the Real Madrid legend signing a one year contract at the Foxes. Marcelo has been a free agent since the summer, and has admitted that he dreams of one last chance to play in the Premier League.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that Wesley Fofana won't play any part against Chelsea this weekend.
Boubakary Soumaré will leave the King Power Stadium this summer after an offer was accepted by the Foxes for the player. Monaco have tabled a 24 million euro offer for the midfielder, and Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that the France under-21 international will be allowed to leave after just one season at the club.
Leicester City will complete a transfer for goalkeeper Alex Smithies this afternoon, with the 32-year-old signing a three year deal at the King Power Stadium. Smithies has been with Cardiff City since 2018 and has played 90 times, and will play as a backup keeper for Brendan Rodgers' side.