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SportLeicester show interest in signing Hakan Calhanoglu

18:45  26 april  2019
18:45  26 april  2019 Source:   readsport.co

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West Ham and Leicester 's interest in Calhanoglu comes amid news that Leicester have shown their intent in the transfer market before, splashing £ Calhanoglu , who is well known for his deadly set-piece taking ability, signed a four-year contract when he joined AC Milan back in 2017 but with the

Tottenham interested in signing Bayer Leverkusen set-piece specialist Hakan Calhanoglu Atletico Madrid have shown a tentative interest but have not made a bid Calhanoglu has a reputation as a set piece specialist in Germany Tottenham Hotspur are interested in signing set-piece specialist Hakan Calhanoglu from

Leicester show interest in signing Hakan Calhanoglu © Marco Luzzani/Getty Images Sport Chievo Verona v AC Milan - Serie A

Leicester City are interested in AC Milan midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu but will face competition for his signature from fellow Premier League club West Ham, according to reports.

The Turkish star has been linked with a move to the Premier League in the past, but a move has never materialised.

However, it looks like this summer could finally be the time when he makes the move over to England.

Leicester show interest in signing Hakan Calhanoglu © Marco Luzzani/Getty Images Sport Marco Luzzani/Getty Images Sport

According to Turkish outlet Fanatik, as cited on HITC, the 25-year-old is expected to be available for around £26m, and both the Foxes and the Hammers are showing an interest in him.

Calhanoglu, who is well known for his deadly set-piece taking ability, signed a four-year contract when he joined AC Milan back in 2017 but with the Serie A side expecting to spend big money in the summer, it looks like they’ll be willing to let the midfielder leave after just two seasons at the San Siro.

West Ham target Calhanoglu to leave Milan this summer.
West Ham target Hakan Calhanoglu is set to leave his club AC Milan this summer, Calio Mercato reports. The attacking midfielder has been on the radar of the Hammers for some time, as Manuel Pellegrini looks for added attacking threat for his East London outfit. The Turkish star has enjoyed a decent season at the Serie A club, setting up teammates a total of 13 times in all competitions. He made a name for himself while playing for Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen, scoring 28 goals in his 115 games for the club.

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