Foxes unveil Hobbs capture

24 April 2009 08:11
Leicester City have signed defender Jack Hobbs from Liverpool on a permanent basis.[LNB] The 20-year-old has spent this season on loan at Nigel Pearson's side and helped them win promotion to the Championship. [LNB]Hobbs has impressed during his time at the Walkers Stadium and has now inked a four-year contract with the Foxes for an undisclosed fee.[LNB]He told the club's official website: "I have thoroughly enjoyed my season with the club and I am absolutely delighted to make the move permanent. [LNB]"This is a massive club and I believe we can go all the way to the Premier League. That's one of the reasons why I have committed to signing a four-year deal.[LNB]"I couldn't be happier here. Leicester have shown great faith in me and instilled me with great confidence. I really am over the moon."[LNB]

Source: SKY_Sports