Leicester City have reached the £10.5m agreement with Chelsea for striker

As per the latest reports, Leicester City are leading the race with Crystal Palace, Newcastle and Swansea for Chelsea striker Loic Remy.

According to the Sun, the-29-year-old Remy will be available if a new forward arrives at Stamford Bridge this month.

France international striker joined the defending Champions On 30 August 2014. Despite scoring 12 goals in 40 appearances in all competitions, Remy failed to guarantee his place in the Blues starting line-up.
Crystal Palace boss Allan Pardew desperate to increase the offensive options, and desperate to sign some prolific attackers.

As per the Sun: “Palace boss Alan Pardew is desperate for a high-profile striker and has also had his eye on former Arsenal duo Emmanuel Adebayor and Nicklas Bendtner.”

Despite, Crystal Palace interest, Leicester City have practically finalize the terms for Loic Remy.

The source claims: “There were some stories that Chelsea were looking to swap Remy & plenty of cash for Vardy, but surely that’s a whole lot of nonsense.  Instead, it looks like Leicester are making an all-cash offer for the Chelsea backup, the rumored price actually exceeding the release clause we paid to QPR 18 months ago (£10.5m).”

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Source: express.co.uk

Nikola Korosec

Nikola is the columnist of Balkan Talk. He writes about Slovenian football and loves Maribor FC. Zlatko Zahovic is his favourite player.