Wilfred Ndidi would reportedly love a move to Manchester United
Wilfred Ndidi joined Leicester in January from Belgian side Genk and has so far impressed in the Premier League.
Craig Shakespeare has this week talked up the importance of keeping hold of the 20-year-old in the summer.
However, the Nigeria international's agent has claimed if Manchester United come knocking he will force through a move.
"Ndidi won’t say no to Manchester United," his agent Hakeem Bello told website OwnGoalNigeria.
Wilfred Ndidi has been impressive for Leicester since joining from Genk
"I can proudly tell you that if a bid is launched for him, he will most likely ask Leicester City for a transfer.
"We’re talking Manchester United, the biggest and most successful [club] in England. That’s a no brainer."
Bello's comments go against Shakespeare's claims earlier this week, suggesting Ndidi would not leave the Premier League champions.
"We can do nothing about speculation," Shakespeare said.
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"It is a credit to him, in terms of the way he has performed, but also the way he is. He is a very good professional, very mature head on his shoulders.
"I have no problem with speculation, but we have our best players tied up.
"Of course, there can always be bids, we can always turn them down. But football is football, you'll always get bids for good players.
"It is vitally important we keep our young players. Speaking to Wilfred, he is very happy here.
"He knows that we have given him the opportunity and I am sure that he will be a player here for a long long time."