Thursday, 13 December, 2018

Iheanacho Agrees To Join Leicester From Man City

Manchester City's John Stones and Kelechi Iheanacho on the bench Reuters Carl Recine
Lamar Ellis | 12 July, 2017, 01:17

According to Sky Sports, the Foxes have agreed the basics of a deal with Manchester City to take Iheanacho to the King Power Stadium.

Tottenham could yet make things hard for the Foxes, however, as they feel they may have a chance of hijacking the deal due to City's interest in right-back Kyle Walker.

The move, believed to be in the region of £25 million, is close to going through this week, but Spurs now appear to have entered the race for the highly-sought after Nigerian.

According to reports today in United Kingdom tabloids, Tottenham Hotspur could be about to take Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho to White Hart Lane in a bid to speed up defender Kyle Walker's transfer to Manchester City, AOIFootball.com can report.

City are looking to sign England full-back Walker this summer but are reluctant to match Spurs' £50m valuation.

With City's constant pursuit of Spurs right-back Kyle Walker, the Sun are reporting that City could be set to offer Iheanacho to Spurs in a player-plus-cash deal for the England global.

The 20 year old will have his medicals on Wednesday when he returns back to England after he was given extended break by coach Pep Guardiola due to his engagement in global matches with Nigeria during the off season.

He has scored 21 goals in 64 games for Pep Guardiola's side since breaking into the senior squad in 2015 and has found the net six times in 10 appearances for his country.

Recommended

Iraq declares Mosul's total liberation from Islamic State Iraq declares Mosul's total liberation from Islamic State The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) today said it could be many months before civilians are able to return to their homes. The Islamic State has been steadily beaten back over the past year and is showing signs of crumbling.

Ben Simmons' goal for the upcoming season: "The goal is to win". Ben Simmons' goal for the upcoming season: To complement its slew of promising young talent, Philadelphia has also signed veterans J.J. The 2016 number one pick, Ben Simmons , missed his entire rookie season with a foot injury.

Kashmir civil society groups to protest killing of Amarnath Kashmir civil society groups to protest killing of Amarnath He said he and his friends had not made plans to join this year's yatra , but had suddenly chose to sign up for the pilgrimage. It is also reported that the bus company did not follow the norm of registering the vehicle with the Amarnath shrine board.

Air traffic control tower evacuation causes flight delays in Washington Air traffic control tower evacuation causes flight delays in Washington Because of the fumes the facility stopped new flights and handed off flights in the air to other air traffic control facilities. FAA spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen said that they " expect to resume normal operations in the morning ", according to WTOP .

David Griffin pulls his name out of Knicks front office job race David Griffin pulls his name out of Knicks front office job race So Griffin departed, immediately becoming a desirable option for any team looking for someone to run its basketball operations. With Griffin's pull-out, Steve Mills will continue his work as general manager until the Knicks find a replacement.

China: Umbrella Rental Company Has Lost Most Umbrellas In 3 Months China: Umbrella Rental Company Has Lost Most Umbrellas In 3 Months However, he added that the company will press on with its rollout, aiming to make 30m brollies available by the end of the year. The same publication reports that Zhao plans to release another 30 million umbrellas across China by the end of the year.

A Smart Home Device Successfully Reported an In-Progress Crime A Smart Home Device Successfully Reported an In-Progress Crime While Google Home was a hero in this particular case, these kinds of stories certainly leave some people uneasy. A SWAT team and negotiators were called in and eventually managed to get him to give himself up, police said.

Kellyanne Conway laughs off contentious CNN interview: 'I admire your moxie' Kellyanne Conway laughs off contentious CNN interview: 'I admire your moxie' Trump Jr. met with Veselnitskaya because she promised information that could be damaging to Trump's opponent, Hillary Clinton . The meeting was also attended by President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and former campaign manager Paul Manafort.

International Olympic Committee hesitates to help Rio de Janeiro with 2016 Summer Games debt International Olympic Committee  hesitates to help Rio de Janeiro with 2016 Summer Games debt It suggests giving the IOC Ethics Commission freedom to start its own investigations of suspected wrongdoing. Image: People walk past the Olympic rings in Gangneung, South Korea February 9, 2017.

Blac Chyna Breaks Silence On Rob Kardashian's Revenge Porn Blac Chyna Breaks Silence On Rob Kardashian's Revenge Porn I felt as though he just really needed, you know, help without somebody pointing their finger. Kardashian is also prohibited from posting any photos online of Chyna or their daughter .

Lawmakers slam Alvarez's proposal to extend martial law to 2022 Lawmakers slam Alvarez's proposal to extend martial law to 2022 The death toll has breached the 500 mark, with 39 civilians killed, 379 terrorists killed, and 89 government troops killed in action.

Trump Considers Hard Line on Chinese Steel in Advance of G20 Summit Trump Considers Hard Line on Chinese Steel in Advance of G20 Summit But any USA restriction on steel imports would have a relatively muted effect on China, and would hit other countries much harder. "It just opens the door to everyone else to do same thing, not just on steel", Reinsch said .

Wani's martyrdom infused fresh impetus to Kashmir freedom movement: Sartaj Wani's martyrdom infused fresh impetus to Kashmir freedom movement: Sartaj Sandhu, Corps Commander of Srinagar based Chinar Corps, on Friday visited south Kashmir areas to review security situation. Burhan Wani along with his two associates was martyred by Indian troops in a fake encounter on July 8, last year.

Iraq Declares Victory Over IS in Mosul Iraq Declares Victory Over IS in Mosul Earlier yesterday, Iraq's Joint Operations Command had said it killed "30 terrorists" trying to escape across the river. The attack was supported by aircraft and military advisers of the worldwide coalition led by the United States.

Markelle Fultz tells fans 'I'm ok' after injury scare Markelle Fultz tells fans 'I'm ok' after injury scare Fultz will not play Sunday and there is no timetable for his return to action. But you can't blame Sixers' fans for freaking out just a little bit.