Leicester City has officially announced the signing of Nigerian footbal star Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City for a five-yea deal at the King Power Stadium for £25 million.
Iheanacho is delighted for the move to Leicester and is looking foward to becoming part of Craig Shakespeare’s first team.
In a chat with the club’s official website, he said
It feels good and I’m happy to be part of this team,” Iheanacho told the club’s official website.
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I know the ambition of the team and speaking with the manager, he let me know what I need to do – to help the team achieve what they want. I was convinced and I’m happy to be here.
I was happy speaking with the manager, knowing what the team wants. It gives me more confidence that I will fit in this team and hopefully I’ll achieve a lot.
— Leicester City (@LCFC) August 3, 2017
The Club’s boss Shakespeare feels pleased with the new signing, in his words:
It’s a great signing for us,” Shakespeare said. “Kelechi is an enormously talented player that has shown a huge amount of promise at every level in which he’s played.