The Premier League side hope to sign the Championship top-scorer of the 2020-21 season since Vardy just recently celebrated his 34th birthday.
According toThe Mirror
are on the hunt forBrentford
, to inheritJaime Vardy
’s position since the latter just recently celebrated his 34th birthday.
Signing Toney would not mean fully replacing thePremier League
Player of the Season in Leicester’s 2015-16 title-winning campaign, but the team hopes to take precautionary measures considering Vardy’s age.
Eventhough Toney joinedNewcastle
in 2015, he was eventually loaned to several League One clubs before earning a deal with Brentford.
If Toney’s move was set to happen, the 24-year-old will be the third Brentford player afterBrighton
to join a Premier League side.
Leicester currently haveKelechi Iheanacho
as Vardy’s replacement in their times of need, but they are still convinced that they could find a better player to take their star’s place.
So far Toney has scored 24 goals in 31 appearacnes for his second placed Championship side.