Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck reportedly available for £15m, would be ideal for Leicester

Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates after scoring during the Carabao Cup quarter final match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on December 19, 2017 in London, England.

Leicester City should consider a move for the Arsenal hitman.

Claude Puel, Manager of Leicester City looks on during the The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Fleetwood Town and Leicester City at Highbury Stadium on January 6, 2018 in...

Leicester boss Claude Puel will be determined to bolster his attacking ranks at the King Power Stadium this summer, with more competition required for the likes of Jamie Vardy and Shinji Okazaki.

The Foxes hitmen are 31 and 32 respectively, so an injection of pace and quality will be much needed for Puel's side, if they are to improve upon their ninth placed finish last season.

With this in mind, Leicester should consider a move for Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck, with the England international facing an uncertain future at the Emirates, according to a report from Goal, who claim that the Gunners value the striker at around £15 million.

The 27-year-old has struggled with injuries over the past few years, but he now seems to be back to somewhere near his best, from a fitness perspective at least.

Welbeck possesses pace in abundance, and is always willing to make unselfish runs into the channels, in an effort to create more space for his teammates.

His arrival at Leicester would help lift the burden from Jamie Vardy's shoulders, and for just £15 million, he could be an absolute steal for the Foxes, in what is currently such a ludicrously inflated transfer market.

Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and AFC Bournemouth at Emirates Stadium on September 9, 2017 in London,...

Team Talk claims that the Arsenal forward will command a salary of somewhere in the region of £100k-a-week, so that might be a potential stumbling block for Leicester.

If Puel truly wants to guide his side back into contention for the European places, though, bringing in someone with Welbeck's quality would be a great place to start.

Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (C) talks with striker Danny Welbeck during a training session at the club's complex in London Colney on May 2, 2018 on the eve of their UEFA Europa...

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