Brentford to beat Watford to Leicester defender

first_imgBrentford are hoping to win the race to clinch the loan signing of Leicester defender Liam Moore.The England Under-21 defender has also been strongly linked with a move to Championship rivals Watford, but it appears that the west London club are now in pole position to bring him back to Griffin Park.Moore has fallen down the pecking order at Leicester following the arrival of Robert Huth from Stoke and the return of Matthew Upson to first-team action.But the 22-year-old is keen to get his career back on track and secure regular first-team football until the end of the season so he can keep his place in the England Under-21 side for the European Championship Finals, which take place this summer.Moore is now set to seal a temporary switch to Brentford, where he enjoyed a similar loan spell back in February 2013. 1 Liam Moore in action for Leicester last_img read more