Stratford Town have been rebuffed in their attempt to sign Leicester City midfielder Khanya Leshabela on loan. Leshabela impressed when the Foxes sent an Under-19 side to face Stratford Town – who play in the Evo-Stik Southern League Central Division Premier – in a pre-season friendly back in July. It is understood that Stratford immediately asked about the Continue Reading
Tonbridge Angels have confirmed that their 17-year-old midfielder Josh Stirman is on trial with Leicester City. Stirman, who is currently on loan at Hythe Town in the Bostik South East, will train and play with the Under-18s as he hopes to earn a contract at King Power Stadium. “It’s a Continue Reading
Leicester City have signed 15-year-old Chesterfield striker Will Russ for an undisclosed fee. The youngster is expected to slot straight into Trevor Peake’s Under-18s squad for the remainder of the season. Russ has signed a scholarship form, although it is unclear whether there is a clause to automatically trigger a Continue Reading
Third-year scholar Kian Williams has joined Leicestershire non-league outfit Barwell on a short-term basis. The 18-year-old joins his new team on a work experience loan until January 27. Williams was due to see out his previous contract, which expired in the summer, but Leicester extended his stay to allow him Continue Reading
Joel Owusu featured as a trialist for Leicester City against Heather St John’s in a pre-season friendly last night (July 31). The Halesowen College student started and played 60 minutes as the Foxes drew 3-3 with the local non-league outfit. Conor Tee, Sidnei Tavares Dennis Gyamfi and Lukáš Hušek were Continue Reading
Leicester City have signed 20-year-old right-back Louis Ramsay from Norwich City. Ramsay was released by the Canaries at the end of last season but has now earned a deal with King Power Stadium. A productive loan spell at National League side Woking last season saw him make 30 appearances but Continue Reading
Leicester City have signed striker Ryan Loft after he was released by Tottenham Hotspur. The 20-year-old has already picked up loan experience with Braintree, Stevenage and Exeter. He was not offered a new deal by Spurs at the end of last season and Leicester have moved quickly to tie him Continue Reading
Leicester City have fought off competition from Wolverhampton Wanderers to sign Dutch centre half Justen Kranthove. The 17-year-old joins from Dutch amateur club AFC ’34 and has penned a three-year professional contract with the Foxes. He is expected to fight for a place in the heart of the Under-18s’ defence Continue Reading
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Matlock Town have confirmed that 16-year-old Zak Brunt will start a trial with Leicester City tomorrow (February 8). The teenager is the Derbyshire club’s youngest ever first team player, having made his debut in the Northern Premier League earlier this season. His former Matlock teammate Max Bird has recently signed Continue Reading
Leicester City have signed 17-year-old central midfielder Callum Wright from Blackburn Rovers. The former Tranmere and Everton schoolboy has penned a contract with the Foxes until 2021. Wright caught the eyes of scouts across England with four goals in ten appearances for Rovers’ Under-23s. “Ultimately, we did everything we could Continue Reading
Leicester City have signed Ghanaian midfielder Kamal Sowah and sent him straight out on loan to Oud-Heverlee Leuven.
Newport County winger Momodou Touray is on a work experience trial with Leicester City. The 18-year-old featured as a substitute for the Under-23s in their recent Premier League International Cup defeat to Sunderland. After coming on as a second-half substitute, replacing fellow Wales youth international George Thomas, Touray missed a great chance Continue Reading
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Leicester City’s Irish scout Billy Byrne has opened up about what life is like for young Irish players who have made the move to English football.
Leicester City Under-18s manager Trevor Peake has contact the Football Association of Ireland to discuss the possibility of Conor Tee being called up by his country.
Leicester scout David Mills watched Birmingham City 0-2 Swansea City last Saturday (July 29). He was joined a host of other scouts from clubs such as Manchester United, Everton and Burnley. Second half goals from Tammy Abraham and Leroy Fer sealed victory for the Swans. An educated guess would suggest Continue Reading
Eighteen-year-old defender Tyler French is currently on trial with Leicester City. The AFC Sudbury defender has been invited to Belvoir Drive after impressing Foxes scouts with his performances in the Ryman League Premier Division this season. French’s Leicester trial follows a similar arranges with Ipswich Town and Crystal Palace earlier Continue Reading
Solihull Moors have announced that Tyrese Shade is to go on trial with Leicester City. The 17-year-old forward will head to Belvoir Drive next week and will be given the chance to impress two friendly matches, including one against Sheffield Wednesday. Shade – who is eligible to represent Saint Kitts Continue Reading