Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon have posted a thank you message to the Algerian striker on social media while the reigning Premier League champions have confirmed the deal on their Twitter page.
The Foxes will sign the 28-year-old international teammate of Riyad Mahrez for a reported fee of around £30million.
Obrigado, @slimaniislam! pic.twitter.com/Bstfkbshrd
— Sporting CP (@Sporting_CP) August 31, 2016
DONE DEAL! Algeria striker @slimaniislam completes a #DeadlineDay move to Leicester City. #WelcomeSlimanipic.twitter.com/uA9reEVsjd
— Leicester City (@LCFC) August 31, 2016