Patson Daka has accomplished his switch to Leicester Metropolis from Purple Bull Salzburg, with the price considered round £23m.
The Zambian ahead, who scored 34 targets in 42 appearances in all competitions final season, has signed a five-year contract on the King Energy Stadium.
A striker had been excessive on Brendan Rodgers’ precedence record this summer season, and 22-year-old Daka emerged as Leicester’s primary goal regardless of Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard also being linked to the club.
“I am so, so excited to hitch this nice, historic membership. It has been my dream and I am so pleased and searching ahead to what’s coming subsequent,” Daka instructed LCFC TV.
“I’ve adopted Leicester from the time they received the league. I really feel it’s the good place for me, as a result of it is a staff that fights for titles. I do know it isn’t going to be straightforward, however I really feel able to face this new problem.
“I’ll give my greatest for the membership each day, and I look ahead to seeing the Leicester Metropolis followers contained in the stadium quickly.”
Daka is the newest Salzburg star to finish a transfer to the Premier League, with Liverpool trio Sadio Mane, Naby Keita and Takumi Minamino having all turned out for the Austrian membership.
He featured alongside Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland whereas the Norwegian striker was enjoying for Salzburg through the first half of the 2019-20 marketing campaign.
Daka was the Austrian Bundesliga’s high scorer final time period with 27 targets in 28 video games, and he was named the league’s Participant of the Season after serving to Salzburg win their eighth straight title.
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