Leicester are going through the prospect of additional upheaval amongst their backroom workers, with scout Jakob Friis-Hansen set to depart to hitch Bordeaux with head of recruitment Eduardo Macia.
It had earlier been revealed that Macia had beforehand agreed phrases together with his transfer to the French facet, with potential summer time targets for Bordeaux already being drawn up.
In keeping with French publication L’Equipe, Macia can also be occupied with taking a scouting workforce with him to the Ligue 1 facet, and that it’s anticipated from either side that he’ll begin his new job at the start of April.
Additional to Macia’s departure, the report provides that Leicester scout Jakob Friis-Hansen, may even depart the King Energy Stadium imminently. Friis-Hansen joined Leicester following Macia’s arrival on the membership, having loved a fruitful relationship collectively at earlier sides Fiorentina and Actual Betis.
The 52-year-old loved a prolonged taking part in profession, together with spells at French sides Lille and Bordeaux earlier than a 12 months with Bundesliga membership Hamburg.
Following his retirement, the previous Denmark worldwide took up a place as a scout for Liverpool between 2008 and 2011, earlier than being appointed Southampton’s Director of European Recruitment for a 12 months.
Leicester Metropolis can affirm that Eduardo Macià might be leaving his place because the Membership’s Head of Recruitment on 15 March.
— Leicester Metropolis (@LCFC) 14 March 2019
Per the Leicester Mercury, regardless of Macia and Friis-Hansen’s departure, an settlement has been reached whereby their new facet won’t be allowed to pursue any of the gamers on Leicester’s summer time shortlist.