Leicester City Announce Nampalys Mendy Signing – Leicester City have announced that French midfielder Nampalys Mendy has joined the club from Nice.
Mendy told: “I am very happy to come to Leicester City. The team have just enjoyed a great season and it’s excellent to be here.
“For me I want to play at this level. I like the Premier League and I follow every match. It’s fast and physical and I want to impose myself on the league.
“I know the coach (Claudio Ranieri), I know his mentality and I know his philosophy. When he speaks it’s direct and clear and for me I like this.”
Mendy, who previously played under Foxes coach Claudio Ranieri while at AS Monaco, is Leicester City’s third signing of the summer following Ron-Robert Zieler and Luis Hernandez.