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Leicester City reject Liverpool bid for Ben Chilwell

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Leicester City have rejected a bid from Liverpool for full-back Ben Chilwell.

This has been reported by the Liverpool Echo, who claim that the Merseyside outfit have made an offer of £5m plus £2m in add-ons for the highly-rated teenager. 

Chilwell, 19, is recognised as one of the most exciting young left-backs in England, but it remains to be seen as to whether he will complete a move to Anfield before the start of the 2016/17 campaign. 


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Despite his fine rise at the King Power Stadium, the energetic defender failed to make a Premier League appearance for Claudio Ranieri's side last term. 

If a move to Liverpool does materialise, it appears that he will be set to battle it out with Spaniard Alberto Moreno for the left-back role. 

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Deal possible 

Moreno endured a tricky campaign under the guidance of Jurgen Klopp last season and was heavily criticised following his below-par performance in the Europa League final.

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But will Liverpool secure the signature of Chilwell? 

Well, it appears that there's a very good chance they will but must up their bid over the coming weeks. 

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Indeed, the same report from the Echo claims that the Premier League champions rate the teenager at £10m and won't sell for any less. It's now up to Liverpool to respond following the initial rejection. 

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