Pearson wants Drinkwater to freshen up Foxes squad for Championship run-in
Leicester are lining up a move for Manchester United midfielder Danny Drinkwater.
The 21-year-old is on loan at Barnsley but United would listen to offers and have a good relationship with the Leicester management team following similar deals with Hull.
Keen to sign: Nigel Pearson wants Danny Drinkwater at Leicester
United are likely to recall Drinkwater who has previously been on loan at Huddersfield, Cardiff and Watford, so he can hold talks with Leicester.
West Ham have signed former Manchester United trainee Joe Dixon, 22, on a two-month contract to join the club's development squad.