X

Tuesday 21
May

Leicester City

Foxes in the hunt for Sporting starlet

11th March 2019, 15:43 by Alex Jack

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Nuno Moreira is believed to be a transfer target for new Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers this summer.

The 19-year-old has lacked a pathway through to the first-team at Sporting and reports suggest the player is ready to leave the Portuguese outfit as a free agent this summer.

Leicester are thought to be one of the clubs keeping tabs on the player but the Foxes look like they will face stern competition as they try to land Moreira before next season.

Premier League rivals West Ham are also believed to be monitoring the situation at Sporting, while Celta Vigo and Genoa have also been credited with an interest.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

More Leicester City

Leicester City

Foxes scouts check out Porto stars

20th May 2019, 15:05

Leicester City officials reportedly attended Porto's final game of the season to check on potential summer signings.

Leicester City

Rodgers reveals Foxes transfer plans

20th May 2019, 07:54

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers has vowed to keep his star players, while looking to add more quality to his squad.

Leicester City

Striker backed to come good

18th May 2019, 12:52

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers insists Kelechi Iheanacho is part of his plans at the club.

Leicester City

Simpson - Leicester have bright future

17th May 2019, 13:13

Leicester City's Danny Simpson believes the club has a bright future under boss Brendan Rodgers.

Leicester City

Bundesliga forward on Leicester radar

17th May 2019, 11:42

Leicester City are reportedly keen on signing RB Leipzig striker Jean-Kevin Augustin during the summer.

Leicester City

Ricardo eyeing European return

16th May 2019, 14:47

Leicester defender Ricardo Pereira has revealed all of his team-mates are eager to qualify for the Champions League.

Recent Sport Headlines

Tennis

Norrie crashes out in Lyon

20th May 2019, 19:39

British number two Cameron Norrie lost in straight-sets to Frenchman Ugo Humbert in round one of the Lyon Open.

Cricket

Archer backed by Cook for England World Cup squad

20th May 2019, 19:25

Jofra Archer should be in Eoin Morgan's World Cup side, according to former England captain Sir Alastair Cook.

Tennis

Kyrgios lays into French Open

20th May 2019, 19:09

Australian Nick Kyrgios has spoken of his dislike of the clay-court season after meeting Andy Murray at Wimbledon.

Cardiff City

High praise for reported Cardiff target

20th May 2019, 17:57

Reported Cardiff target David Turnbull has received high praise from his Motherwell team-mate Carl McHugh.

Southampton

Saints look to bolster forward options

20th May 2019, 17:57

Southampton are reportedly one of the clubs keeping tabs on France youth international Florian Aye.

Horse Racing Previews

Quick Returner Set To Strike In The North East

20th May 2019, 17:17

Filly Can Waltz Away With Prize

Brighton & Hove Albion

Brighton confirm Potter appointment

20th May 2019, 16:57

Graham Potter has been named the new head coach of Brighton after putting pen to paper on a four-year contract.

Chelsea

James tipped for Blues deal

20th May 2019, 16:45

Chelsea are believed to be ready to offer Reece James fresh terms at Stamford Bridge after he impressed at Wigan this term.