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Leicester watch Hertha midfielder

27th March 2019, 10:44 by Bobbie Jackson

Reports claim Leicester have been keeping tabs on Hertha Berlin midfielder ahead of a potential summer move.

The 23-year-old came through the ranks with Red Bull Salzburg before making the switch to Hertha in 2017.

He has been a regular for the Bundesliga outfit, starting 24 times in the league this season, and his performances have led to widespread interest.

Leicester are the latest to join the party, having sent scouts to watch him in action before the international break, but they are likely to face competition from Napoli and Everton.

Lazaro's ability to play in midfield and defence makes him a very attractive prospect and a fee in the region of £21million has been mentioned.

The Foxes could have a hole to fill in midfield next season as James Maddison continues to be linked away, while Youri Tielemans will return to Monaco when his loan deal comes to an end.

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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