Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

Foxes make Yakubu enquiry

Foxes make Yakubu enquiry

Leicester have made an enquiry over the availability of Everton striker Yakubu.

Sven-Goran Eriksson is keen on adding the out-of-favour Nigeria international to bolster his forward line, and has contacted Everton over a possible transfer.

Yakubu's first-team football at Goodison Park has been limited this season, and the striker could be keen on a move away in his search for regular football.

Quite whether he would be willing to drop down to the Championship is another question.

But Eriksson has confirmed his potential interest in the striker, who has hit 25 goals in 80 appearances for Everton since his move from Middlesbrough in 2007.

Still only 28-years-old, Yakubu would represent something a coup for Leicester under their ambitious owners, and could be the marquee January signing they had hoped for.

Everton supporters have been disappointed with the striker's fitness this campaign, and perhaps would not begrudge the striker of an early exit from Goodison Park.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:JBFox
Date:Thursday January 6 2011
Time: 11:32AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leicester City Articles

FA Cup Quarter Finals - Full Draw (17/2/18)

The draw for the quarter final stage of this season's FA Cup took place earlier this evening.

Instant Reactions - Leicester v Sheffield United (16/2/18)

Following today's clash between Leicester City and Sheffield United, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Stats: Leicester City v Sheffield United

All the stats from Leicester City (1) vs (0) Sheffield United, King Power Stadium, 16/2/18 Att: 28,336

Leicester v Sheffield United - Team Sheets (16/2/18)

Leicester City are at the King Power Stadium with Sheffield United the visitors today in the FA Cup, this is a 7.45pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Leicester City Archived Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

SvensAmbition
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA - Sheff U MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Schmeichel0%
Simpson0%
Morgan0%
Maguire100%
Chilwell0%
Gray0%
Iborra0%
Ndidi0%
Mahrez0%
Iheanacho0%
Vardy0%
Sub - Albrighton0%
Sub - James0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Leicester City Results (view all)

Leicester City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.SvensAmbition1
The Vital Football Members League