“Naturally, due to his talent, there may be going to be interest in him – he’ll go on in the future and turn out to be one among the world’s best centre-halves. But, at this moment, he could be very calm, he could be very joyful, he’s training thoroughly, he loves the club, has great relations with all of the staff and is in a really, very joyful place.”
The report continues that Leicester predict a proposal for midfielder Youri Tielemans before the transfer window closes on September 2. The Belgian has just 12 months on his contract and isn’t expected to sign a recent deal.
Arsenal and Manchester United have each been linked with Tielemans. Rodgers commented on the player’s situation: “It’s no different to what it was numerous months ago. The club has not had a proposal. Youri is here with one yr to go on his contract.
“Like he at all times has been, he’s the final word skilled, an incredible player to work with. He hasn’t committed yet to a recent contract here, nevertheless it doesn’t take away his commitment daily for the team.”