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Report: Bartosz Kapustka set to undergo medical at Leicester, Gary Lineker will be delighted

Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart in action with Poland's Bartosz Kapustka

Bartosz Kapustka is reportedly set to undergo a medical at Leicester City on Friday.

Poland's Bartosz Kapustka shoots at goal

According to reports from Sportowe Fakty, Leicester City are on the verge of completing the signing of Bartosz Kapustka as the player is set to undergo a medical at the King Power Stadium on Friday.

Kapustka had managed to catch the attention of a number of clubs across Europe with his fine performances for the Poland national team at the 2016 European Championships and Premier League champions Leicester City have been the side making concrete efforts to sign the teenage sensation in recent times.

Following a number of failed bids, the Daily Mail recently reported that Leicester had an offer of around £7.4 million for Kapustka accepted by Cracovia and now in a further development to the story, Polish outlet Sportowe Fakty have gone on to state that the youngster is set to undergo a medical at the King Power Stadium on Friday.

Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart in action with Poland's Bartosz Kapustka

Kapustka is an extremely talented young player and Leicester fans are most certainly very excited at the prospective arrival of the 19-year-old star. In addition to the Leicester faithful, one man who will surely be delighted at the arrival of Kapustka is Foxes’ legend Gary Lineker.

Kapustka had managed to catch the eye of Lineker with his performance against Northern Ireland in the European Championships last month and following the game, the 55-year-old identified the youngster as a real talent.

He had posted on social media website Twitter,

It is no secret that Lineker has a lot of affection for Leicester and he will certainly be looking forward to the arrival of Kapustka to the King Power Stadium.

Ukraine's Ruslan Rotan and Poland's Bartosz Kapustka in action

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