Charlie Austin of Southampton is reportedly set to be offered a way out of the club by Leicester City. The Foxes are keen on bringing in the Saints’ top scorer. Austin first impressed with Queens Park Rangers before becoming the main man for Southampton as well. Despite his lengthy injury lay-off, he is their current top scorer and is the main forward to be called upon when fit.

As for Leicester, the Foxes are currently well set in attack with Jamie Vardy, Shinji Okazaki, Kelechi Iheanacho, Islam Slimani and Ahmed Musa as their striking options with the last two out on loan for now. So it would be a difficult nut for Austin to crack if he does make a move. Also, it must be noted that it is never simple for a striker to create an impression at a new club.

The story of football at the professional level requires players who are not only with good physical abilities like quick feet but also in possession of a sharp mind. As the intensity of the game goes higher, physical prowess and technical skills are overtaken by the ability of a footballer to be mentally agile. The professional game is served at the maximum level and every footballer is more or less showered with plenty of quantities of technical prowess and ball skills. The good players stand out from the average ones on just one tiny basis, the utilization of their brain.

Football is always decided in a fraction of a second and the footballers are judged by the few touches they have on the ball. The game gets…

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