Calvin Bassey: Rangers sign defender from Leicester City on pre-contract
Defender Calvin Bassey has signed a pre-contract to join Rangers from Leicester City, the Ibrox club have announced.
The 20-year-old has agreed a four-year contract and will move to Ibrox when the transfer window opens.
Rangers say Bassey can play at left-back and in central defence.
"There was a lot of clubs interested in Calvin and for us it's pleasing to secure the services of another young talent," said manager Steven Gerrard.
"He's a strong and dynamic athlete who is very much the modern day full-back. He's left-footed, physically powerful and enjoys driving forward and is certainly equipped to thrive in the combative nature of Scottish football."
And Bassey added: "When I entered talks with Rangers, I knew this club was right for me.
"Of course I am thankful for everything Leicester has done for me and I am now very excited about working under Steven Gerrard and his coaching team to continue my progression."