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Brendan Rodgers expects Patson Daka to help Leicester rediscover best form

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  • Striker seen as long-term replacement for Jamie Vardy
  • ‘As a player he’s everything we thought,’ says Rodgers

In a week dominated by talk of forwards moving for £100m Leicester City hope to show in the Community Shield that they have landed themselves another bargain.

The club who have been the Premier League’s savviest recruiters in recent seasons pounced at the end of the last campaign to prise Patson Daka from Red Bull Salzburg for £23m, a deal that will come to be regarded as a steal if the striker fulfils his lavish potential. He is likely to get a chance to introduce himself to English football at Wembley on Saturday.

Continue reading…Striker seen as long-term replacement for Jamie Vardy‘As a player he’s everything we thought,’ says RodgersIn a week dominated by talk of forwards moving for £100m Leicester City hope to show in the Community Shield that they have landed themselves another bargain. The club who have been the Premier League’s savviest recruiters in recent seasons pounced at the end of the last campaign to prise Patson Daka from Red Bull Salzburg for £23m, a deal that will come to be regarded as a steal if the striker fulfils his lavish potential. He is likely to get a chance to introduce himself to English football at Wembley on Saturday. Continue reading…