Atletico Madrid are lining up a move for Leicester City left-back Ben Chilwell for a reported
While the Madrid side are looking to replace outgoing full-backs, Man City's interest is due to the persistent injuries of current left-back Benjamin Mendy. The Frenchman has missed much of his two seasons in Manchester due to various injury setbacks.
Whoever wants him will need to dig deep, as the Leicester youth product signed a five-and-a-half-year deal at the club in October 2018.
Following the appointment of Brendan Rodgers in February, the 22 year-old has excelled and looks to be part of a promising group of players who could push for Europa League qualification next season. His manager will certainly be hopeful that he does not lose a player of Chilwell's quality.
But after a ninth place finish this season, the Foxes will not be taking part in any European competition in 2019/20. With both City and Atleti confirmed in next year's Champions League, the lure of Europe's biggest footballing stage may prove too great.
On the other hand, perhaps Leicester may see the opportunity to recoup more than
Source : 90min