Leicester City have snapped up released Fulham fullback John Paintsil.

The right-back signed a three-year contract with the club on Thursday afternoon after passing a medical.

"I have just signed a three-year contract with Leicester City," Paintsil told GHANAsoccernet.com exclusively.

Paintsil moves to the ambitious club on a free transfer after being released by Premier League side Fulham at the end of last season.

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