Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson is delighted to be keeping hold of Manchester United defender Michael Keane.

Leicester have reached an agreement with Manchester United to keep teenage defender Keane on loan for the rest of the season.

Pearson said: "He will be here until the end of the season and we are pleased we can extend it.

"He has done well for us and he has played well. This is a good chance for him to get more league experience."