Jeremie Boga has emerged as a goal for Leicester (Image: Getty Photographs)
Leicester City are lastly trying so as to add some new gamers to their squad as they’re in talks to signal Jeremie Boga from Atalanta and Wout Faes from Reims.
The Foxes have trousered round £70m in a deal to promote Wesley Fofana to Chelsea and wish to reinvest at the very least a bit of that money again into the squad.
The Athletic report that Atalanta’s former Chelsea winger Boga has emerged as a goal and talks are ongoing between the Premier League and Serie A sides.
The 25-year-old was a Chelsea man from 2009-18, though solely made one league look for the Blues, spending time on mortgage at Rennes, Granada and Birmingham.
He started to impress after making a everlasting transfer to Sassuolo in 2018 and joined Atalanta earlier this yr, though has fallen out of favour within the first workforce.
Faes is a 24-year-old centre-back taking part in in France with Reims and is being eyed up as a alternative in defence for Fofana.
He was the Ligue 1 facet’s Participant of the Season final marketing campaign, however his solely taking part in expertise has been in Belgium, Netherlands and France, with one cap for Belgium to his identify.
Leicester hope to make Wout Faes a alternative for Wesley Fofana (Image: Getty Photographs)
It has been a reasonably bleak summer season up to now for Leicester within the switch market, with Alex Smithies their solely signing because the goalkeeper arrived on a free switch from Cardiff.
They’ve misplaced Fofana, in addition to influential stopped Kasper Schmeichel they usually might nonetheless promote Youri Tielemans earlier than the shut of the switch window on Thursday night time with Arsenal and Liverpool .
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