Leicester Metropolis are reportedly keen on signing a brand new centre-back as quickly because the January switch window opens.
That’s based on studies in Brazil which declare the Foxes are on the verge of constructing a £17 million provide for Sao Paulo’s Lucas Beraldo.
Seen as the best export to carry to the notoriously fast-paced and bodily Championship, Sao Paulo’s quantity 35 appears to be the subsequent participant out of Brazil to search out his future lies in England.
Having developed the centre-back and introduced him by their youth academy, Sao Paulo will financial institution 100 per cent of the charges raised from Beraldo’s potential sale.
Since being promoted to Sao Paulo’s senior first workforce 18 months in the past, Beraldo, who has two years left on his contract, has scored one purpose in 51 video games in all competitions.