Leicester move to sign La Liga ace who scored on Spain debut

first_img shining Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade RANKED Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? BEST OF MONEY Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade huge blow Latest Football News REVEALED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Leicester City have moved to sign Celta Vigo midfielder Brais Mendez, according to reports in Spain.Mendez, the 21-year-old, is considered one of the rising stars of Spanish football and made his debut for the national side last week – scoring the only goal of the game in a defeat of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card REVEALED center_img Mendez quickly made his mark on the international stage ADVICE Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won no dice The midfielder’s domestic form has attracted the attention of a number of clubs from across Europe, and Celta are braced to receive January offers.Now, according to Cadena Cope, Leicester have already enquired about the availability of Mendez with the transfer window reopening in just over a month. 1 REPLY Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars However, it has been suggested that Leicester have been told in no uncertain terms that Celta will not sell the player for any less than his £17.8million release clause.Now it is up to the Premier League club to decide whether or not that amount would represent decent value for money on a player who has played just 33 times for Celta’s first-team.last_img