James Maddison is about to position an finish to any switch hypothesis linking him with a transfer to Man Utd by means of signing a double-your-money contract extension.
The Leicester midfielder has been attracting consideration from United for his performances within the Premier League this season, however is able to devote his long term to The Foxes.
Maddison’s present deal takes him via to 2023, however in keeping with The Sun he has agreed to additional his keep for any other two years past that.
The 23-year-old will change into one in every of Leicester’s most sensible earners on a bumper £95,000-per-week wage, shut at the back of membership talisman Jamie Vardy.
United are nonetheless idea to carry an pastime in Maddison despite the fact that he isn’t regarded as a concern goal, with Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish their most popular possibility.
Maddison’s shape earned him his first call-up to the senior England facet again in November, and Leicester believe him a large a part of their plans for the long run.
He price the membership £22million from Norwich in 2018 and because then has change into a key participant, offering 13 objectives and 10 assists in 67 Premier League appearances.
Discussions had been held between the membership and participant previous within the yr and Leicester hope to formally announce Maddison’s extension subsequent week.
Before then he may finish Man Utd’s hopes of a most sensible 4 spot as they welcome them to the King Power stadium in Sunday’s season finale.
Leicester have their paintings lower out to reach their very own Champions League ambitions despite the fact that having slipped to 5th within the desk, and should beat United or no less than higher Chelsea’s outcome towards Wolves to qualify.
Meanwhile Leicester have neglected out on signing Liverpool’s Adam Lallana on a unfastened switch after the midfielder agreed a transfer to Brighton.
Brendan Rodgers used to be hopeful of reuniting with Lallana however the 32-year-old has opted to move again nearer to his circle of relatives at the south coast on a three-year deal.
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