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Round up of Leicester City’s transfer activity so far

It's a big summer for new boss Craig Shakespeare and the Foxes have been busy in the transfer market. Here's a round up of City's deals and activity so far: Kelechi Ihaenacho The Manchester City striker is believed to be close to making a £25m move to Leicester City. The 20-year-old is in advanced talks with...

Leicester City Season Tickets for 2017/18 Premier League sell out

Leicester City have confirmed that Season Tickets for the 2017/18 Premier League season have now sold out. During the first week of the renewal period, over 15,000 Season Ticket holders renewed their seats for the new Premier League campaign. Existing Season Ticket holders were allocated a four-week renewal period, and over 97 per cent...

Shakespeare appointed permanent Leicester City manager

Leicester City have appointed Craig Shakespeare as the club's permanent manager on a three-year deal. Shakespeare replaced Italian manager Claudio Ranieri, who inspired Leicester to their unlikely title triumph in the 2015-16 season. Although Leicester ended the campaign without a win in their last three games, Shakespeare won eight of his 16 Premier League matches in...

Craig Shakespeare closes in on Leicester City job

Craig Shakespeare is still waiting to learn whether he has got the the manager's job permanently for next season. Talks have begun with Leicester City over the extension of his managerial contract. Many had expected an announcement this weekend, but that did not happen. He still has a year remaining on his assistant manager's deal, but...

Leicester urge fans to ‘be fearless’ with new home kit for 2017/18 season

Leicester City and their official shirt supplier Puma have released the new Leicester City 2017/18 home kit. The new kit was modelled by Jamie Vardy, Wes Morgan and Kasper Schmeichel and Co. Riyad Mahrez was noticeable in his absence for the promotional shots, adding fuel to the rumours he could be leaving in the summer. As...

Mark Selby wins the World Snooker Championship title

Mark Selby has retained his World Snooker Championship title, defeating John Higgins in a tense and exciting final. “Unbelievable,” the three time winner said. “I really thought I was out of it at one point. I’m still pinching myself I did it.” The match saw a stunning comeback from Selby, who was trailing at 10-4 at...

Ranieri does not blame players but says someone at the club wanted to push him out

Claudio Ranieri refuses to believe Leicester City's players betrayed him, despite his sacking in February. However, he believes someone at the club was working against him. "I can't believe my players killed me. No, no, no" he told Sky Sports. And while he insisted his players were not behind his sacking, he indicated there were others...

Leicester City and their manager could create ‘unbelievable’ record this weekend

If Leicester beat Stoke today, Craig Shakespeare could be the first English Manager to win his first four Premier League matches. Only Jose Mourinho, Guus Hiddink, Carlo Ancelotti and Pep Guardiola have won their opening four Premier League matches. Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare admits joining the Premier League's elite managers would be an "unbelievable" achievement. Since replacing...

Ranieri finally breaks silence on his sacking: “It was a shock”

Claudio Ranieri has finally spoken out about his dismissal as Leicester City manager, saying it was a huge shock to him. Ranieri, 65, was removed from his post in February. Since then he has kept a low profile, but he appeared on stage in his homeland of Italy in a ceremony to honour regional football...

Jamie Vardy received death threats over Ranieri’s sacking

Jamie Vardy has revealed he received death threats following Leicester’s sacking of Claudio Ranieri. The 30-year-old also claimed his wife had been cut up while driving with the couple’s children in the car. He blamed "hurtful" and "false" allegations that he influenced the decision to sack the Italian. Ranieri left in February, nine months after winning the...

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