Jakupovic is Happy to Join Leicester
Leicester City’s new recruit, Eldin Jakupovic has stated that he is happy to continue his football career at King Power stadium for the next three years.
Previously, the Swiss national team retainers play for Hull City where during grazing at KCOM stadium the player has always been the mainstay under the crossbar, even last season is not replaceable.
But unfortunately his glorious performance is not accompanied by the persistence of The Tigers which they must be relegated to the Championship division.
So The Foxes is the first club to try to take advantage of the situation and coach Craig Shakespeare’s decision to sign him in the transfer market this summer is due to replace Ron Robert Zieler who decided to return to Germany by strengthening VFB Stuttgart.
Although knowing will not be easy career in Leicester, but after signing the 32-year-old player’s contract confirms that he is ready to compete with Kasper Schmeichel which is often as a starter in the main squad.
“I am very happy and excited that the agreement is finally reached. I am very happy to be part of something special here and I can not wait to play in the first game, ”
“I knew from the start that it would be difficult for myself because Kasper is one of the best keepers in the Premier League.
“I will fight and I am here to suppress it. Healthy competition is always good and it is a positive one.
“Sure, I will wait for my chance but I am here and I am very happy.” Eldin Jakupovic said on the club’s official website.
Meanwhile, last season Eldin appeared as 22 matches in the Premier League competition and is a player who brought back Hull promotion in the competition 2016-2017.
While throughout his career the goalkeeper has been grazing with several European clubs such as Olympiakos and also Grasshopper Club Zurich. However, during play in Greece and Switzerland not very shiny work. Where it is not like with Hull whose appearance is consistent.