According to a report from Leicester Mercury, the 27-year-old winger’s performances during the European Championships caught the attention of the Premier League club and they are looking to make their move at the end of this season.
The Italian international is a right-sided forward and he will add pace, creativity and goals to the Leicester City squad.
Furthermore, the 27-year-old is at the peak of his powers right now and he could make an immediate impact at the king power stadium.
Leicester will have to freshen up their attacking options in the summer and the signing of the Euro 2020 champion could prove to be a superb acquisition.
Berardi has already proven himself in the Italian league and the chance to join a Premier League club could be a tempting proposition for the player.
Leicester City have an impressive squad at their disposal and they have the quality to secure European qualification as well.
Berardi could be tempted to join the fox is in the summer and it remains to be seen whether the two clubs can agree on a fee in the coming months.
Recently the Sassuolo chief Giovanni Carnevali revealed that the club wishes to hold on to the Italian international for as long as possible and it remains to be seen whether Leicester can come forward with a lucrative offer and tempt them into selling the 27-year-old.
The player is reportedly valued at around £30 million and the Premier League side should be able to afford him.