By Adebayo Williams
Leicester City will spend a club record 16 million for Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa, reports say. The Foxes are said to have reached an agreement with CSKA Moscow to seal the transfer within 72 hours. The club had been scouting the 23-year-old over the past 12 months. A medical has been scheduled for Wednesday with the club’s head of recruitment, Steve Walsh, describing him as a priority signing. L
eicester have been in negotiations for the last six weeks over a deal for the pacy forward, while an offer of nearly 19 million was rejected by the Russian club in January.
Musa scored 18 goals to help CSKA win the Russian Premier League title this season.The deal will ensure he becomes their record signing, ahead of 12million recruit Nampalys Mendy.