Wesley Fofana is eager on a transfer to Chelsea this summer season (Image: Getty)
It was the second approach Chelsea have made with the opening bid of £63m also turned down, however the Blues stay decided to carry him to Stamford Bridge and are ready to ‘attempt once more’ with a 3rd supply.
It was previously thought that Leicester would be willing to accept a bid in the region of £70m, however they’re determined to maintain maintain of their younger defender and can now await a 3rd strategy.
Fofana dropped a major hint over his future this week by deleting traces of Leicester from his social media profiles and has made it clear he desires to depart the membership as he tries to drive a change to Chelsea.
He might be part of left-back Marc Cucurella and centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly in west London, who joined the Blues from Brighton and Napoli respectively this summer season as Chelsea splash the money below new proprietor Todd Boehly.
Fofana joined Leicester in 2020 from Ligue 1 aspect Saint-Etienne for a £36.5m payment and has performed 50 video games for the Foxes throughout all competitions, serving to them win the 2020-21 FA Cup and signing a long-term contract in March till 2027.
Leicester have already misplaced goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel to French aspect Good this summer season whereas James Maddison, Jamie Vardy and Youri Tielemans have all been linked with strikes away.
Leicester are the one Premier League membership who haven’t accomplished a signing this summer season regardless of boss Brendan Rodgers calling for a ‘wholesome shake up’ of his squad in February.
Their season will get began on Sunday once they host Brentford on the King Energy Stadium.
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