It could be a busy day for Leicester City as the transfer deadline approaches at 5pm. FoxesHub will have you covered with all the latest news that breaks throughout the day. Stay tuned below for updates.


18:31 | Callum Elder joins Hull

Leicester City have confirmed that Australian defender Callum Elder has joined Hull City on a permanent basis.

The 24-year-old had been with the Foxes for eight years remained behind Ben Chilwell and Christian Fuchs in the pecking order.


17:45 | Nothing to worry about

The Athletic’s Rob Tanner has confirmed that deals for Dennis Praet and Callum Elder have beaten the deadline. We are just waiting for official confirmatiob.


17:08 | Burnley sign Danny Drinkwater

Former Foxes midfielder Danny Drinkwater has joined Burnley on a season-long loan.

The Premier League winner joins from Chelsea, where he found game time extremely difficult to come by.


17:00 | Transfer window closes

It’s been a slow one for Leicester fans today, but the transfer window has slammed shut.

The signing of Dennis Praet has not been announced, but it is understood that there have been no problems with the deal and it will go ahead.


15:00 | Dennis Praet passes medical

Sampdoria midfielder Dennis Praet has passed his medical at Leicester City.

The 25-year-old will join Leicester City on a permanent deal for a fee in the region of £18m. He will be reunited with Belgium teammate Youri Tielemans.


14:50 | Dyche won’t let Tarkowski leave ‘easily’

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has reiterated that the club will not let Leicester target James Tarkowski leave for a fee below the Clarets’ valuation.

“We are not a club that needs to open the doors easily unless it is right and proper. The club is in strong shape,” Dyche told media today.


14:24 | Drinkwater heading to Burnley

Former Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater is currently undergoing a medical at Burnley, according to reports.

The 29-year-old is heading to Turf Moor on a season-long loan.


13:06 | Amartey NOT heading to Sheffield United

There is ‘no truth’ in rumours linking Daniel Amartey with a move to Sheffield United, according to The Athletic.

Meanwhile, they say that Dennis Praet has completed his Leicester medical and Callum Elder is likely to join Hull City.


12:15 | More outlets confirm potential Elder move

Sky Sports News and BBC Radio Leicester have both confirmed that Callum Elder could be making a permanent move to Hull City today.


11:22 | Callum Elder to Hull City?

Football Insider are reporting that Callum Elder is set to join Championship club Hull City on a permanent deal.

The 24-year-old has had several loan deals but the Foxes are now happy to let him join a new club after Christian Fuchs renewed his contract at the end of last season.


10:55 | Could the Under-23s add players?

There could be signings for the club’s Development Squad today. Leeds United midfielder Callum Nicell featured for the Foxes in a friendly last month, while Callum Hulme has been linked with a £500,000 move from Bury.

Meanwhile, 20-year-old Irish defender Darragh O’Connor played for the Under-23s on Tuesday night. He is under contract with Wexford until December.


10:28 | Sheffield United still in for Amartey?

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has told the media that he is still looking to sign a central midfielder today.

Daniel Amartey has previously been linked with a move to Bramall Lane, could he be the man to bolster Wilder’s squad?


09:32 | Good morning!

Welcome to FoxesHub’s live transfer deadline day blog. Dennis Praet is currently at Belvoir Drive, while some ‘fringe’ and Under-23 players may leave the club today.

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