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Betis make their move for Slimani

31st January 2019, 18:52 by Tom Hill

Leicester City forward Islam Slimani looks set to cut short his loan spell at Fenerbahce to join La Liga side Real Betis.

The Turkish outfit have been looking to end Slimani's loan deal for several months after a poor spell.

However, their wishes were denied by Leicester, who refused to welcome him back until the summer.

Fenerbahce have been working hard on the deal and reports now claim that Betis are willing to take Slimani before the transfer window shuts.

He has scored just three goals in 19 appearances since he moved to Turkey and Betis look set to get their man, with Leicester happy for him to move clubs on Thursday.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

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