Leicester City confirm £2m signing of Chris Wood
Leicester City have confirmed they will complete a deal for striker Chris Wood when the transfer window opens on New Year's Day.
The 21-year-old New Zealand international has agreed a three-and-a-half year contract with City and the deal is reportedly worth £1.25m, potentially rising to £2m.
Officials at City confirmed the deal in a short statement today.
The statement said: "Leicester City can confirm that an agreement has been reached with West Bromwich Albion for the transfer of Chris Wood.
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"He has agreed personal terms with the Foxes, with a view to completing a permanent transfer once the January transfer window opens."
Wood has scored 11 goals in 19 appearances on loan at Millwall this season. The Lions were keen to make his stay at The New Den permanent, but have lost out to City.