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Arsenal will have to part with £70m for James Maddison
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Arsenal will have to part with £70m for James Maddison

According to Sky Sports, Arsenal have been warned that they will have to part with £70m to sign Leicester City's James Maddison this summer. The midfielder has emerged as a potential summer transfer target for Mikel Arteta's side as he looks to add a No.10 to his squad ahead of the new season. The challenging part of this deal is that Leicester are in no rush to sell the 24-year-old. He also has three years remaining in his present deal. READ: Manchester United to pursue new Pogba after Varane deal Meanwhile, Arsenal have not yet ruled out a move for last season's loanee from Real Madrid Martin Odegaard but are waiting to see the decision that the Spanish club will take concerning his future at the Bernabeu. It can be recalled that the Norwegian spent the second half of last...
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Rodgers – Maddison will not leave in January

Leicester City head coach Brendan Rodgers has ruled out the departure of James Maddison in the January transfer window amid interest from Manchester United. Maddison is having another fine season at the King Power Stadium and has helped the Foxes to compete with the likes of Liverpool and Manchester City this term in the race for the Premier League title tus far. The 23-year-old has scored 9 goals in 23 games in all competitions for Leicester this season. The Red Devils are reportedly interested in Maddison as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to add more bodies to his midfield due to injuries to key men Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay. However, Rodgers has insisted that Maddison is not up for sale and will remain with Leicester beyond the winter transfer window. The player is currently...
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Heskey – James Maddison won’t be distracted by Man United interest

Emile Heskey has opined that Leicester City midfielder James Maddison will not be distracted by interest from Manchester United. The 22-year-old English man has played a vital role in the Foxes' blistering start to the 2019/20 Premier League campaign as they currently sit third on the Premier League log. Maddison has contributed 3 goals and 2 assists to Brendan Rodgers' side thus far and has remained consistent since last season where he played his part by contributing 14 goals. It can be recalled that Emile Heskey was in a similar shoe at Leicester at age 22 before Liverpool broke their transfer record to land him. Emile Heskey spoke about his experience at the time on behalf of GentingBet in a chat with Express Sport: “It depends on the individual. It never fazed me. READ: La...
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Simpson backs James Maddison to Join Man United

Danny Simpson has backed former team-mate James Maddison to be a perfect fit for Manchester United going by the talent he possesses. James Maddison has been impressive for Leicester already this season having provided two assists in their last two games as rumors of a potential move to Man United in January have begun to circulate. He is also expected to receive a call-up from the Three Lions soon. Simpson was released by Leicester City this summer but has backed Maddison to shine at Old Trafford if a move materializes. When asked if he thought the Foxes' playmaker would join Manchester United in a chat with Sky Sports, he replied: READ: Tammy Abraham missed Chelsea return flight due to drug test “Yeah. He, for me, is world class. "I think people are speaking right now but h...