New Premier League champions Leicester City are hot on the trail of Rennes wonderkid Ousmana Dembele, according to ESPN.
The Foxes need to add more bodies to the squad as they are also set to take part in the Champions League group stages next season, and they are already working on summer reinforcements.
ESPN understands that Leicester City are the latest high profile club to have joined the chase for Rennes starlet Ousmane Dembele.
The Foxes are set to face stiff competition for the player’s signature, with Borussia Dortmund confident of signing the talented attacker, and numerous other top clubs also keen.
Ousmane Dembele, 18, has enjoyed a thoroughly impressive debut season in Ligue 1, having managed 12 goals and 5 assists in 25 league outings for the club.
The forward is almost certain to leave les Bretons in the summer transfer window, and he is currently valued at €30 million.