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In contrast with initial reports that Leicester were angling for £30 million to sell off the Super Eagles star, who played on loan at CSKA Moscow of Russia last season, the King Power Stadium outfit have now shot their demands up by another one million pounds.

Though Musa had snubbed earlier summer transfer offers from Galatasaray of Turkey and Huddersfield Town of England, Al Nassr Riyad are of a view that their bait would be too tempting for the former CSKA Moscow of Russia speedster to resist.

Ignashevich, who is Russia’s most capped player with 127 international appearances, started for the national team in all of their five FIFA World Cup matches this summer and played all 90 minutes of normal time in Sunday’s quarter-final against Croatia in Sochi, which the hosts lost 4-3 on penalties.