The Baggies have been heavily linked with the title-winning full-back, but Claudio Ranieri has made his desire to keep the Ghana international known, while a £12m bid has been knocked back by the Foxes.
And reports claim that on West Brom’s list of alternatives is Borthwick-Jackson of Man United.
The 19-year-old was one of the breakthrough stars of Louis van Gaal’s last season in charge at Old Trafford and impressed when called upon by the Dutchman.
However, his future under Jose Mourinho appears bleak, with Borthwick-Jackson’s name having been mentioned among those ‘The Special One’ is willing to axe, with Luke Shaw’s long-awaited return from injury having boosted the Portuguese tactician’s options.
The teenager has been capped twice at U-19 level by England and is a favourite among the Man United fans given his Mancunian roots