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Jannik Vestergaard indicates he’ll be a Leicester player next season

Out of favour Leicester City centreback Jannik Vestergaard has indicated that he shall remain a Foxes player for the upcoming season. Foxes of Leicester almost gleefully and very recently reported that Vestergaard was likely to be sold this summer, as per Jordan Blackwell’s claim. I have found the journalist to be particularly careful and correct in what he has asserted concerning Leicester over the years I have been covering LCFC.
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Leicester will hand Jonny Evans a new one-year contract - but will listen to offers for Jannik Vestergaard and Boubakary Soumare as Brendan Rodgers calls for squad shake-up

Jonny Evans is poised to be handed a one-year extension to his Leicester contract but the club will listen to offers for Jannik Vestergaard and Boubakary Soumare this summer. Evans' current deal expires at the end of next term but the former Manchester United defender is highly valued by boss Brendan Rodgers, meaning he will be offered new terms to keep him at the club until 2024.
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Ralph Hasenhuttl pleased Leicester signed Jannik Vestergaard and Ryan Bertrand

Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl is clearly pleased that Leicester City signed his former players Jannik Vestergaard and Ryan Bertrand in the summer. I’m sure Foxes of Leicester‘s introduction paragraph above will draw everything from derision and despair for Leicester fans, to downright chuckling from Saints supporters. Oh to be one of the Foxes faithful, eh? I bet Hasenhuttl is content with the swaps – and the Blue Army knows exactly why.
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Jannik Vestergaard on his poor Leicester City form

It’s fair to say that Jannik Vestergaard’s arrival at Leicester City hasn’t gotten off to the smoothest of starts. After Wesley Fofana’s horrific pre-season injury and Jonny Evans’ plantar fasciitis that troubled him at the start of the season, Leicester needed a new centre back with Premier League experience to help with a struggling backline.

Leicester injuries: expected return dates for Jonny Evans, Jannik Vestergaard

Leicester City have started the new Premier League campaign with two wins out of their first three matches. But many integral players are currently missing through injury. The latest win against Norwich City at Carrow Road has taken away the negativity of the loss against West Ham United. Following a crucial 2-1 win for the Foxes yesterday, where Jamie Vardy and Marc Albrighton scored for the visitors, the main talking point was regarding the injury trouble in the team’s camp.

Jannik Vestergaard transfer: Leicester sign Denmark defender from Southampton to ease injury crisis

Leicester have completed the signing of Jannik Vestergaard from Southampton The 29-year-old Denmark defender moves to the King Power Stadium for an undisclosed fee – reported to be £15million – and has agreed a deal until 2024.Speaking to LCFC TV, he said: “I’m very happy and I’m really excited to get going. It’s a special club that has done very well over many years and I think the project is very, very exciting, even from the outside looking in. To be a part of it is a big thing for me.“I know a couple of the players, and Kasper (Schmeichel)...

Saints boss confirms Jannik Vestergaard close to completing Leicester switch

Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl expects defender Jannik Vestergaard to complete the formalities of his move to Leicester ahead of the new Premier League season. The Foxes have moved for Denmark international Vestergaard, 29, after Wesley Fofana suffered a fractured fibula during a friendly against Villarreal. A reported £15million deal has...

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers keen to wrap up deal for Jannik Vestergaard

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers hopes the club can complete a deal to bring in defender Jannik Vestergaard ahead of the Premier League opener against Wolves. The Foxes have moved for Denmark international Vestergaard, 29, after Wesley Fofana suffered a fractured fibula during a friendly against Villarreal. A £15million deal is...
Daily Mail

Leicester complete Jannik Vestergaard deal as Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl confirms defender will join subject to a medical... but he is already training with the Foxes to be in contention to face Wolves this weekend

Jannik Vestergaard is undergoing a medical today ahead of completing his £15million move to Leicester from Southampton. Foxes boss Brendan Rodgers confirmed the Denmark defender had arrived in the East Midlands and was completing the formalities on his transfer, with a contract of three or four years anticipated ahead of a probable debut against Wolves on Saturday.

Leicester agree £15m deal for Southampton star Jannik Vestergaard as Brendan Rodgers looks to bolster his defence following Wesley Fofana's horror leg break

Leicester are closing in on the £15million signing of Jannik Vestergaard after agreeing a deal with Southampton for the defender. The Foxes are attempting to sign at least one centre-back before the transfer window closes and have moved again for Vestergaard, who is in the final year of his contract, after initially targeting him 18 months ago.
The Independent

England’s lop-sided system smothers Denmark as Bukayo Saka exposes Jannik Vestergaard

Three years ago England reached the semi-finals of the 2018 World Cup in Russia with one fixed wingback system. There was no alternative, no plan B, and when it came unstuck, as it did against Belgium and Croatia, Gareth Southgate had nowhere to turn. In the intervening period Southgate and his assistant Steve Holland have developed a team with the ability to shapeshift, to confront and confound any given opponent. England could have gone with a back three and wing-backs to match Denmark’s system on Wednesday night, as they did successfully to beat Germany, but here Southgate decided to...

Tottenham hold talks with Southampton's Danish defender Jannik Vestergaard as new boss Nuno Espirito Santo looks to bolster his backline, with Toby Alderweireld eyeing an exit this summer

Tottenham have held talks over a move for Southampton defender Jannik Vestergaard. Spurs are in the market for defensive reinforcements this summer with Danish centre-back Vestergaard an appealing option as his contract expires next summer. Toby Alderweireld only has has one year left on his contract and wants to leave...
Daily Mail

Southampton 1-1 Leicester: Foxes drop points in the race for Champions League football as they can only manage a draw against 10-man Saints with Jonny Evans' header cancelling out James Ward-Prowse's penalty after Jannik Vestergaard saw red

We all know how it went the last time Leicester City rocked up at St Mary’s Stadium on a Friday night: Southampton lost a player to a red card and they proceeded to concede nine goals. This time it was Leicester’s turn to leave as the embarrassed party. Southampton’s players...
Daily Mail

'It is ruining football... these decisions': Jamie Redknapp slams the officials for sending off Southampton defender Jannik Vestergaard for early lunge on Leicester City's Jamie Vardy

Jamie Redknapp claims the officials made yet another mistake in sending off Southampton's Jannik Vestergaard early on against Leicester on Friday night. The Saints centre-back was adjudged to have caught Jamie Vardy high on the leg when he was last man after misjudging a back pass, even though the Dane got a piece of the ball before catching the Foxes striker.

Tottenham 'identify Southampton defender Jannik Vestergaard as a key summer transfer target for next season as Jose Mourinho plans ahead despite scrutiny on his job as manager'

Tottenham are reportedly targeting Southampton centre back Jannik Vestergaard this summer with under-pressure boss Jose Mourinho keen to bolster his defence. The Spurs manager has come under scrutiny following his side's collapse in the last 16 of the Europa League and their faltering Premier League form since Christmas. But the...

Sheffield United and Southampton are charged with failing to control their players by the FA following furious bust-up involving Jannik Vestergaard, Oli McBurnie and others in added time of Saints' victory at Bramall Lane

Sheffield United and Southampton have been charged with failing to control their players after tempers flared late on in the Saints' 2-0 win at Bramall Lane on Saturday. The incident came in the first of three minutes added on when United's John Fleck fouled Che Adams, the ex-Blade who was on the scoresheet in Southampton's win.