Leicester City’s title win will live long in the memories of the punters in the Transfer Tavern, with the Foxes becoming the most unlikely usurper since Henry VII.
With the Blues quite considerably pipped to the top prize in domestic football by those in the East Midlands, the West London locals were hoping that they would never have to deal with them again.
A flash in the pan they hoped.
Still, the Stamford Bridge giants could once again be bested by the King Power Stadium outfit – this time in the chase for a top target.
Belgian international Axel Witsel has been linked with a move to Antonio Conte’s new charges, as well as Everton.
However, according to France Football, the Premier League champions have entered the race to land the 27-year old this summer, as it looks increasingly likely he will leave Zenit St. Petersburg.
One of the most talked about engine room operators on the continent, his arrival would be quite the coup for the Foxes as they gear up for a venture into the Champions League.
Will we Witsel in the Premier League next term? Where will he fit in best? Let us know below….
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