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Norwich City’s James Maddison signs for Leicester City

Since the opening of the transfer window, we’ve seen a lot of crazy transfer happened here in the Premier League and all over Europe and now it seems to be Leicester City, as they have completed the signing of attacking midfielder James Maddison from Norwich City.

The Foxes has signed Maddison in a four-year deal for a fee yet to be disclosed but reported to be in the region of £20 million.

The 21-year-old will be joining Jonny Evans(West Brom) and Ricardo Pereira(Porto FC) as the third summer signing of Claude Puel at the King Power Stadium in this current transfer window.

Peul said via BBC: “James is a wonderful player who is one of the most exciting young talents in English football.

“He made a big contribution to Norwich City last season and I’m delighted that he has decided to make the step up to the Premier League with Leicester.”

Prior to joining hi new club, Maddison said: “Leicester just seems like the right fit for me.

“I had a good chat with the manager about football and how he wants me to play, how he likes to play and I was sold.

“I’ve got a good feel about the club and I can’t ignore that, in my head and my heart. I felt like this was the right place for me to be.”

James Maddison joined Norwich City from Coventry City in 2016, and didn’t have a single appearance for the Canaries till a season later after successful loan spells to his childhood club Coventry and Scottish side Aberdeen.

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