Leicester favorites to sign Serie A defender, Arsenal and Everton also in the chase!

Leicester City are heavily linked with Juventus defender Daniele Rugani. The Italian international is at the moment not a certainty in the first eleven as Marauzio Sarri are selecting other players.

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Evening Standard reports about a current interest from Arsenal, and the recent appointment of Carlo Ancelotti at Everton could also see them in the chase.

Daniel Rugani is a 25 year old defender. He has played at full international level for Italy and has 7 full caps. He has a past from Empoli, the club he was signed from and also been loaned back. A total of 70 appearances for Juve since joining back in 2013, and so far this season only played once in Serie A.

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Brendan Rodgers is according to his own words not really looking for much business to be done in January, but with the current lack of progress, a draw against Norwich City and losing away to Man City, not really in the game, and at the same time losing a 2-0 lead in the final minutes against Everton, might see him reconsider.

Leicester has also linked with another player on the fringe at Juventus, Turkish inernatioanl Merih Demiral. But he is a bit back in demand and looks as if he can compete at Juve and has been in the first team set up during December, so that move might be a bit up in the air and if Rugani is the one leaving, Demiral would certainly be staying.

So far all rumours are a bit soft. but of course as usual our list is well updated with the latest talk.

 

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