Leicester City transfer round-up: Signing confirmed; discussions over new contract for goalkeeper; Mahrez update

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

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Poland's Bartosz Kapustka in action with Northern Ireland's Conor McLaughlinBartosz Kapustka has officially joined Leicester

First up is confirmation that Leicester have finally completed the signing of Polish international Bartosz Kapustka for a fee believed to be in the region of £7.5 million, as confirmed by the club's official website.

The 19-year-old put pen to paper on a five-year deal with the Foxes, and Leicester fans will be hoping he can replicate the form that he showed at the Euros in France over the summer.

Leicester's Kasper SchmeichelLeicester's Kasper Schmeichel

Meanwhile, the Daily Mail are reporting Leicester are in advanced discussions with goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel with regards to a new five-year contract worth £100,000 per week that would see him commit his long-term future to the club.

The Dane was a crucial part of the Foxes team that went on to lift the Premier League trophy last term, as he conceded 36 goals in 38 league outings.

Leicester's Riyad Mahrez in action with Celtic's Emilio IzaguirreLeicester's Riyad Mahrez in action with Celtic's Emilio Izaguirre

And finally, as the transfer saga involving Leicester star Riyad Mahrez rumbles on, bookmakers SkyBet have today suspended the betting on the Algerian moving to Arsenal.

Arsene Wenger refused to rule out a bid for the 25-year-old after watching him during the Foxes' friendly against PSG on Sunday night, as reported by the Mirror.

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