The 21-year-old defender has enjoyed an impressive 2020-21 campaign for the Foxes but is yet to play this term, having picked up a serious leg injury during a pre-season clash in August.
Leicester City have announced the signing of Boubakary Soumare from Ligue 1 champions Lille on a five-year deal.
The 22-year-old midfielder joins the Foxes for a fee believed to be worth around £17m.
The Frenchman helped Lille win Ligue 1 title last season as they thrashed Paris St Germain by a point.
The 23-year-old who plays for Leicester City, on loan from Roma, has struggled to become a consistent part of Brendan Rodgers’s plans this season.
The Turkey international has been a regular in the Europa League, but the midfielder has made a mere nine appearances in the English top flight.
Manchester United have reportedly “explored” the possibility of signing Leicester City attacker Harvey Barnes, according to The Sun.
The Red Devils are interested in a potential swoop to sign the 22-year-old winger as a potential alternative to Borussia Dortmund ace Jadon Sancho.