Leicester’s ideal Ben Chilwell replacement available in summer

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Leicester City may now have the ideal replacement for Ben Chilwell in the summer, as Ajax’s Nicolas Tagliafico will be available.

Leicester City have built a great foundation with the early stage of the Premier League and Europa League is behind them. Technically the position of fourth in the English top-flight, as well as qualification for the latter UEL rounds is meeting the contemporary ambition of the club.

OK, being top of a Champions League Group would have obviously been preferable – but Foxes of Leicester are more than happy with the team’s current progress, as a whole.

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Leicester City target available in summer

Recent reports suggest Ajax are open to allowing an exit for left-back Nicolas Tagliafico in summer 2021. Leicester are known admirers of the Argentine defensive man.

But, according to Dutch news stories, the east Midlands side must fend off Arsenal for Tagliafico’s signature

What about Timothy Castagne?

Obviously some fans will be reading this and thinking to themselves: what about Timothy Castagne, surely he’s got to be involved. And yes, with Ricardo Pereira returning from injury very soon it is likely that the Belgian and Portuguese will combine to create a terrific partnership this campaign. Which will hopefully project Leicester towards cup glory along with a top-four EPL finish.

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A prospective arrival of a player with the quality of the Argentine would definitely give Castagne a rival for the left-back or left-wingback spot. That’s if it is where Rodgers sees his recently acquired defender’s role: Castagne is right footed and has been fielded on that side for the Foxes. However, world-class level competition is only a positive aspect, as FoL sees the potential scenario. More talent – more wins!