Patson Daka edges closer to Leicester City as reported by Farizio Romano

The Zambian youngster is set to snub a move to London to sign for the foxes, their request was accepted by Red Bull Salzburg and hope to announce his signing next week.

Daka, who was named the Austrian Bundesliga player of the season after having a steller season with Salzburg

Daka has emerged as one of the most in-demand strikers in Europe after scoring 34 goals in 42 games for RB Salzburg last season.

Liverpool and Chelsea were mentioned as contenders for his signature. But Leicester have charged into the race to sign him and appear to have been victorious.