Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Sporting ExcitementSporting Excitement

Premier League

Leicester set to enquire over £50m-rated Robert Sanchez transfer from Brighton and Kasper Schmeichel deal talks continue

LEICESTER are reportedly set to enquire about £50million-rated Brighton goalkeeper Robert Sanchez.

The Telegraph claims Brendan Rodgers is looking to launch a bid for the Spain international amid doubts over Kasper Schmeichel’s future.

Leicester are interested in signing Brighton’s £50m-rated goalie Robert Sanchez

Sanchez could arrive as a replacement for Kasper Schmeichel

The Dane, 35, is out of contract in 2023 and was dropped for Danny Ward in the 5-1 win at Watford.

Schmeichel is one of Leicester’s top earners on around £130,000-a-week.

And he is now set to hold talks over his future at the Midlands club.

But boss Rodgers is considering replacing him with Sanchez, 24, this summer, it’s claimed.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Transfer news live

Dybala to Totttenham, Man City enter £50million Kalvin Phillips race


Play the Sun Vegas wheel for FREE every day between midday and midnight

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

The former Forest Green loanee has emerged as one of the Premier League’s top stoppers.

And Sanchez even made his Spain debut earlier this season after being called up at the expense of Chelsea’s Kepa Arrizabalaga – the world’s most expensive goalie at £72m.

Rodgers is said to be a huge fan of Sanchez, who also has other admirers in the top flight.

However, Brighton are reluctant to part ways with one of their key players.


And Graham Potter is expected to demand at least £50m for Sanchez’s services.

Leicester would need to sell a few players to raise sufficient funds.

And Schmeichel’s future is now under the spotlight despite his place in Leicester City folklore.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

The son of Manchester United legend Peter has been at the King Power Stadium since 2011.

Schmeichel has gone on to make 477 appearances in that time.

And he was a key figure in the title-winning side of 2016.

Read More on SE


Inside the new space-themed hotel with a HUGE galactic water park

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.


I eat three meals a day even though I haven’t paid for food in a month

Schmeichel is also an important player for Denmark, having been capped 80 times by his country.

But the great Dane’s time at Leicester could soon be coming to an end.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.


Formula 1

EX-FORMULA ONE champion Nelson Piquet will never be allowed back in the paddock after using a racist slur against Lewis Hamilton, it has been...

Premier League

EIGHT years ago, Gabriel Jesus was dreaming of football stardom while brushing up on his art skills. The Arsenal new boy, now 25, was...

Horse Racing

TOP horse trainer Ralph Beckett has been dealt a cruel blow after Scope, one of his stable stars, died following a gallops incident. The...

Formula 1

NELSON PIQUET has broken his silence after Lewis Hamilton called on F1 to take “action” over the Brazilian’s vile racial slur. The 69-year-old has...


MIKE TYSON claims he had the best three years of his life in PRISON. Iron Mike’s boxing career came to a juddering halt in...

Premier League

ARSENAL outcast Lucas Torreira has revealed he has NO chance of staying at the club after being brutally told there is no place for...