Chelsea have had two bids rejected for Wesley Fofana (Image: Getty)
Leicester have rejected a new offer from Chelsea for centre-back Fofana regardless of the Blues providing a price in extra of £70m, in accordance with studies.
It was the second approach Chelsea have made with the opening bid of £63m also turned down, however the Blues stay decided to deliver 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 method.
Fofana deleted traces of Leicester from his social media profiles this week and is considered eager on a transfer to Stamford Bridge.
Nonetheless, in a brand new interview, the Frenchman instructed that he could also be staying at Leicester for the 2022-23 season.
‘Leicester is a household and I’ve felt that from the primary day,’ he informed The Telegraph.
Wesley Fofana may very well be set to remain on the King Energy Stadium (Image: Getty)
‘I’ve all the time felt like a local of Leicester. It’s an enormous membership and an establishment however everybody has time for one another and understands.
‘We’re all brothers, sisters and cousins. It’s an enormous season for me and for Leicester.
‘There are already some nice strikers within the Premier League and much more for this season after the switch window.
‘That excites me and I’m prepared for them. I’m ready.’
Fofana joined Leicester in 2020 from Ligue 1 facet Saint-Etienne for a £36.5m price 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 facet 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 after they host Brentford on the King Energy Stadium.
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