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Leicester eyeing deal for defender

9th April 2019, 11:11 by Bobbie Jackson

Leicester City have emerged as the latest club to express an interest in Braga central defender Bruno Viana.

The 24-year-old spent last term on loan with Braga from Olympiacos before making that move permanent last summer.

He has been a regular for the Portuguese outfit and his performances have attracted interest from England.

Reports emerged last month claiming Championship outfit Leeds were keen on striking up a deal, however, it appears Leicester could beat them to his signature.

It's understood that Brendan Rodgers is a big admirer of the defender and the latest report states that Leicester are prepared to part with around £10million.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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