Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny has rejected the chance to join Leicester City in a £10m move because he loves living in London.
The 25-year-old was subject to a transfer offer that was equal to what Arsenal paid FC Basel in 2016, however, the transfer will not be going ahead as he wants to stay in the English capital.
Elneny featured in 24 games for Arsenal across all competitions last season, registering two assists. Used mainly as a squad player, Elneny had be rumoured with a move away from the Emirates in search of more game time, however, he rejected the chance to the Foxes after an offer was accepted by the north London side, according to The Sun.
Elneny first broke onto the scene, similarly to compatriot Mohamed Salah, at Swiss giants Basel. In a midfield that boasts international stars like Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey, along with defensive midfielder