Arsenal warned James Maddison will value £100m by Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers after Jack Grealish’s document switch
BRENDAN RODGERS reckons he has his personal £100million man in James Maddison.
The Leicester boss thinks Maddison might be each bit as worthwhile to them as British document signing Jack Grealish is to Manchester Metropolis.
Brendan Rodgers has advised Arsenal it’ll value them £100million to signal James MaddisonCredit: Getty
The Leicester boss claimed it will take an analogous off to Manchester Metropolis’s document signing Jack GrealishCredit: Richard Pelham / The Solar
And with Arsenal rumoured to be lining up a summer time swoop, Rodgers has warned it’ll take an analogous provide to prise Maddison away from the King Energy Stadium.
After beating Metropolis within the Group Protect, Rodgers mentioned: “I believe they’re each shut. They’re each very gifted gamers.
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“Stylistically, I believe they’re the identical. They’re each creators.
“However I might say they’re each completely totally different. One is a dribbler – one commits folks down the edges.
“James is extra central and he is extra of a passer. So sure, they’re each artistic gamers however stylistically they’re each very totally different.
“Everybody may see right this moment how exhausting James works for the group, his high quality and the way he takes the ball. His eye for the final cross.
“He is an excellent expertise and I believed he was glorious tactically as a result of they actually problem you in that respect. I believed he was sensible.”
Rodgers, who’s heading off the Gunners’ curiosity in Maddison, has backed his star so as to add to his single England cap this season.
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He added: “James was unlucky in that he suffered from quite a few accidents which curtailed his progress final season.
“This will likely be an enormous 12 months for him, making an attempt to take care of that health – you want somewhat little bit of luck with that as nicely.
“All he can do is play to the very best potential degree for Leicester and see the place it takes him.”
Watch as James Maddison stops to take selfie with pitch invader mid-game throughout Leicester’s win over Man Metropolis