Wilfred Ndidi Nigerian midfielder denies having medicals ahead of Leicester City move

Leicester City and Genk have reportedly reached an agreement for the transfer of the19-year-old midfielder.  

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Wilfred Ndidi play Wilfred Ndidi on verge of joining Leicester City (Twitter)
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Nigerian midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has denied reports that he skipped training with Genk to undergo a medical with Leicester City ahead of a proposed £15million, five-year deal.

Leicester City and Genk have reportedly reached an agreement for the transfer of the19-year-old midfielder.  

Reports had it that the player skipped Genk training to have his medicals ahead of the move to Leicester City.

Wilfred Ndidi play Wilfred Ndidi (Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images))

 

The midfielder, however, took to Twitter to deny the reports, confirming that he indeed trained with Genk ahead of their important Cup match against Charleroi on Wednesday, December 14.

 

Training done for today, looking forward to the cup game against Charleroi tomorrow,” he wrote on Twitter.

Leicester City are looking to sign the midfielder to replace French international N’golo Kante who left to join Chelsea in the summer.

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