Leicester City closing in on World Cup winner as Champions League plans take shape

Leicester City will hold talks with German international goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler over the prospect of him moving to the club this summer, report EPSN.

As the Foxes look to build on their sensational title win and their venture into the Champions League, they have been linked with a plethora of talent around the continent.

Now, they are believed to have opened talks with Hannover about the prospect of bringing the custodian to the King Power Stadium.

Though Kasper Schmeichel was undoubtedly one of the pillars upon which the East Midlands outfit built their title surge, the options after him in goal begin to look a little light.

Mark Schwarzer, for all his experience, is entering the autumn of his career and his future with the club remains uncertain.

The Bundesliga club have confirmed he will hold talk with the champions of England over the coming days.

“We have always been aware that Ron would want to play in a top division with his outstanding qualities”,┬ámanaging director Martin Bader told the club’s official website.

“Should the negotiations prove positive for him, we wish him all the best. Ron will always be welcome back at Hannover.”

He does have previous in the Premier League, having made his way up the youth ranks with Manchester United prior to leaving in 2010.