Nampalys Mendy joined
Leicester just after the great Premier League winning season, looked up
on as an additional midfielder in the central position. He had a good
start, but unfortunately was injured early on in his first season at
After Claudio Ranieri left Leicester City, Mendy was overlooked by then
manager Craig Shakespeare who decided to give the player a chance to
play first team football with a one season loan spell back at Nice. He
played 14 games in that season before returning to Leicester City.
The former Monaco midfielder looks a bit down the pecking order behind a
great number of players currently able to play in the same positon.
Mendy was involved in the pre-season games and maybe he will get a fresh
start under Claude Puel, or he could again face time out on loan or get
a permanent move somewhere else.