Tsoanelo Letsosa: Kolo Toure 'urging' Leicester City to sign Celtic wonderkid eligible for South Africa


Premier League legend Kolo Toure is said to be urging Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers to sign a 16-year-old wonderkid eligible to represent South Africa.

Tsoanelo Letsosa, currently on the books of Scottish giants Glasgow Celtic, where Toure and Rodgers excelled before their switch to high-flying Leicester.

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The midfielder, who is of South African descent, is reportedly being chased by 60 club's after a standout tournament for Scotland U-16 in their Victory Shield triumph this month.

According to Football Insider, the teenager holds several athletic records in Glasgow as a junior sprinter and is beginning to turn heads across Europe.

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Having joined the club in 2017, the publication claims his 'technical qualities' and 'impressive speed' in his midfield position have a host of Premier League club's flocking to the Hoops academy games.

Toure, who is believed to be a 'strong admirer' of his talents has now reportedly recommended the Foxes snap up Lestsosa - before his stock rises even further within the coming months.