sport news Leicester's Kelechi Iheanacho visits injury specialist

By Laurie Whitwell for MailOnline

Published: 15:07 BST, 18 August 2017 | Updated: 15:07 BST, 18 August 2017

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Kelechi Iheanacho has been to see a specialist over the injured toe that threatens to keep him out of Leicester's game against Brighton.

Craig Shakespeare revealed the problem, picked up in the pre-season friendly against Borussia Monchengladbach, continues to cause issues for the £25million striker.

Iheanacho came off the bench to play the final eight minutes of the opening night defeat at Arsenal but may be ruled out of Saturday's fixture.

Kelechi Iheanacho is struggling with a toe injury which he picked up during pre-season

Kelechi Iheanacho is struggling with a toe injury which he picked up during pre-season

Shakespeare said: 'He didn't train on Thursday. He's had a bit of discomfort with his toe so we've taken him out. I'll make a late decision tomorrow morning.

'He's been to see a specialist. He can run but not a full pelt. Striking a ball, if he catches it wrong on the toe, it's a

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