Leicester City are set to announce the signing of Ryan Bertrand on a free transfer.
Bertrand became a free transfer after his contract with Soton ended after seven years on the south coach club. Leicester City were reportedly keen to sign the left-back with the player believed to have accepted the Foxes contract offer.
Fabrizio Romano has revealed the defender will sign a contract with the Foxes until the summer of 2023 with an option of extending for another year.
The 31-year-old has made 240 appearances for the Saints since he joined the club from Chelsea in 2015.
Ryan Bertrand to Leicester, done deal and here we go! Total agreement reached, signing a contract until June 2023 [one year option included until 2024]. 🔵🦊 #LCFC— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 1, 2021
After many approaches/bids, Bertrand will be officially announced as new Leicester player in the next days.