Leicester confirm new teammate for Iheanacho & Ndidi - FCNaija

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 13/01/2018

Leicester City have confirmed new teammate for Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi with the singing of striker Fousseni Diabate from French outfit Gazelec Ajaccio.

The Foxes said the 22-year-old star had signed a four-and-a-half year deal for a deal worth £2million having impressed for the Ligue 2 side during the first half of the campaign.

Diabate's arrival could potentially lead to the departure of one of Leicester's attacking players, with Ahmed Musa and Leonardo Ulloa both being linked with a move away from the King Power Stadium.

Mali international travelled with the squad for today's Premier League clash with Chelsea and is eligible to play.

 Diabate who can play on either flank or down the middle - has netted three goals in 20 appearances in all competitions having previously spent two years with Guingamp.