Leicester City join Premier League rivals in the hunt for quality Ligue 1 winger

ranieriLeicester fans in the Transfer Tavern have been speculating about the transfer policy Ranieri should adopt for next season with stars N’golo Kante and Player of the Year, Riyad Mahrez, in consistent rumours of moves away from the Midlands in the summer.

Sofiane Boufal of Lille has scored 11 goals and registered eight assists in his first full season in the top flight so far and has been on the Foxes’ radar since his move from Angers in January 2015, according to Clubcall.

The 22-year-old Morrocan is said to also being monitored by Champions League hopefuls Tottenham and Arsenal and a transfer war could generate over the course of the summer, although Lille have said no deal has been agreed at this point in time for the youngsters signature.

Boufal likes to cut in from the left flank and his services could give high flying, right-midfielder Mahrez, a partner for the coming season if he chooses to stay.

With Champions League status confirmed, Leicester fans in the Transfer Tavern believe a strong transfer window is needed to compete.

Leicester fans, can you fend off the vast interest in this man to seal his signature? Let us know in the comments below!

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