Sven Goran Eriksson is set to take wantaway Fulham striker Diomansy Kamara on loan until the end of the season.
Kamara has made just 11 appearances for Mark Hughes's side this term, and Leicester boss Eriksson is ready to offer the Senegalese star a way out of Craven Cottage.
Eriksson is in talks with the club's owners over Kamara's ?24,000-a-week wages as Leicester bid to secure promotion to the Barclays Premier League.
Although he wasn't prepared to identify the player, the Foxes boss confirmed to BBC Radio Leicester on Tuesday he was chasing a 'big' player, adding: 'We have to take some important decisions regarding that.'
Following back-to-back defeats, Leicester got their season back on track with a 3-0 win at Scunthorpe on Saturday.
The Midlands club are ninth in the npower Championship, five points adrift of the play-offs.
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