Slimani joins Fenerbahce on season-long loan

Slimani joins Fenerbahce on season-long loan

Islam Slimani’s last appearance for Leicester City came in their 2-0 FA Cup win against Fleetwood Town in January

Leicester City striker Islam Slimani has joined Turkish side Fenerbahce on a loan deal until the end of the season.

The 30-year-old Algeria player joined from Sporting Lisbon in 2016 for a fee thought to be a club-record £29m.

Slimani has scored 13 goals in 46 appearances for the club and spent time on loan at Newcastle last season.

Slimani, who has signed a five-year deal with the Foxes, joins Fenerbahce after they finished second in the Turkish Super Lig last season.

Find all the latest football transfers on our dedicated page.

Soccer News

via BBC Sport – Football

August 12, 2018 at 08:36AM


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