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Yakubu eyes permanent Leicester move from Everton


Yakubu wants to make Leicester move permanent

Leicester City striker Yakubu wants to make his loan move from Everton a permanent deal in the summer.

The 28-year-old joined in January until the end of the season and has played a key role in helping City push towards the Championship play-off places.

He told BBC Late Kick Off. "I would love to stay. I hope we get promoted. I want to be here and I know the club want to be in the Premier League.

"It was a big decision to leave Everton but I love to be on the pitch."

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