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Premier League: Leicester storm back to sink Manchester United 4-2 in thriller

The result also ended United's record 29-game unbeaten away run in the league as they collapsed in a frantic five-minute spell in the closing stages, having taken an early lead and then pulled themselves back to 2-2.
Premier League: Leicester storm back to sink Manchester United 4-2 in thriller(TWITTER)
Premier League: Leicester storm back to sink Manchester United 4-2 in thriller(TWITTER)
Published on Oct 16, 2021 10:33 PM IST
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Leicester miss out on top-four finish after loss to Spurs

Jamie Vardy converted two penalties to give Leicester 1-0 and 2-1 leads in the crunch Premier League clash and, with Chelsea losing 2-1 at Aston Villa, that would have been enough for Leicester to claim fourth spot.
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane shakes hands with Hugo Lloris after the match(Pool via REUTERS)
Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane shakes hands with Hugo Lloris after the match(Pool via REUTERS)
Published on May 24, 2021 07:35 AM IST
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Reuters | , Leicester

Liverpool caps season recovery by clinching CL qualification

  • No trophy to celebrate this year but clinching Champions League qualification proved a welcome consolation prize for Liverpool.
Liverpool in action during the final day of the Premier League.(Reuters)
Liverpool in action during the final day of the Premier League.(Reuters)
Updated on May 23, 2021 10:52 PM IST
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Leicester captain Morgan to retire at end of season

  • Leicester City defender and captain Wes Morgan is set to end his 19-year career when he hangs up his boots at the end of the season, the Premier League club said on Friday.
Wes Morgan kisses the Premier League trophy. (Getty Images)
Wes Morgan kisses the Premier League trophy. (Getty Images)
Published on May 21, 2021 06:39 PM IST
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Reuters | , Leicester

Misfiring frontline could hurt Chelsea in the season’s last two games

It could make the difference between a top four finish in the league and a second Champions League title
Chelsea players celebrate at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge Stadium in London(AP)
Chelsea players celebrate at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge Stadium in London(AP)
Published on May 19, 2021 07:21 PM IST
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By Rajesh Pansare, Mumbai

Leicester, manager Rodgers make big statement with FA Cup glory

  • In the highly commercialised world of football in the 21st century, stories like Vardy’s are increasingly rare. That is why Leicester’s 1-0 win over Chelsea in the FA Cup final on Saturday went down well with neutrals and football romantics.
Leicester's goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, right, and Wes Morgan hold the trophy aloft at the end of the FA Cup final.(AP)
Leicester's goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, right, and Wes Morgan hold the trophy aloft at the end of the FA Cup final.(AP)
Published on May 17, 2021 07:25 AM IST
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By Bhargab Sarmah

Leicester players show support for Palestinians after FA Cup win

  • English midfielder Choudhury and French defender Fofana were seen holding a Palestinian flag.
Leicester players Hamza Choudhury and Wesley Fofana with a Palestine flag after their win over Chelsea in the final of FA Cup(Twitter/Palestine in the UK)
Leicester players Hamza Choudhury and Wesley Fofana with a Palestine flag after their win over Chelsea in the final of FA Cup(Twitter/Palestine in the UK)
Updated on May 16, 2021 11:18 PM IST
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Leicester City beat Chelsea to win maiden FA Cup title

  • Leicester City reached a new high in their football history as they beat Chelsea 1-0 to win the 2020-21 FA Cup title.
Leicester City are a fifth time lucky. (Leicester City/Twitter)
Leicester City are a fifth time lucky. (Leicester City/Twitter)
Updated on May 16, 2021 12:17 AM IST
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Reuters | , London

Leicester's Rodgers wants to win FA Cup for late owner Vichai

Heading into their first FA Cup final in 52 years, Leicester are sweating over the availability of experienced defender Jonny Evans, who has missed the last two games with a heel injury.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers: File photo(Pool via REUTERS)
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers: File photo(Pool via REUTERS)
Published on May 13, 2021 08:54 PM IST
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Manchester United say injured Maguire unlikely to face Leicester

Maguire, who has been ever-present in United's defence this season starting all 34 of the second-placed outfit's league matches, sustained the problem after landing awkwardly during Sunday's 3-1 victory over Aston Villa.
Manchester United's Harry Maguire leaves the pitch after sustaining an injury(Pool via REUTERS)
Manchester United's Harry Maguire leaves the pitch after sustaining an injury(Pool via REUTERS)
Published on May 10, 2021 08:00 PM IST
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Leicester held by 10-man Southampton

In the end, Leicester needed a 68th-minute Jonny Evans header to salvage a point after a gritty Southampton side had taken a surprise lead via a James Ward-Prowse penalty.
Leicester City's Jonny Evans celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates.(Pool via REUTERS)
Leicester City's Jonny Evans celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates.(Pool via REUTERS)
Published on May 01, 2021 08:41 AM IST
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Leicester winger Barnes out for season, will miss Euro 2020

  • Leicester will be without winger Harvey Barnes for the rest of the season after the England international underwent a second knee operation that rules him out of contention for this year's European Championship.
Harvey Barnes will miss Euro 2020. (Getty Images)
Harvey Barnes will miss Euro 2020. (Getty Images)
Published on Apr 28, 2021 08:51 PM IST
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AP | , Leicecster

Kelechi Iheanacho extends contract with Leicester City until 2024

Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho has signed a new deal with the club, which will see him remain at King Power Stadium until at least 2024.
Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester City(Twitter)
Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester City(Twitter)
Published on Apr 03, 2021 05:37 PM IST
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Leicester's Iheanacho, Chelsea's Tuchel bag Premier League March honours

  • Iheanacho scored five goals in three games last month, including a hat-trick in a 5-0 demolition of Sheffield United.
Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester in action. (Getty Images)
Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester in action. (Getty Images)
Published on Apr 02, 2021 07:49 PM IST
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Reuters | , London

Leicester out-class Manchester United to reach FA Cup semis

The Foxes took the lead following a horrendous error from Manchester United's Fred, whose backpass became a through-ball for Iheanacho. The Nigerian collected it and rounded the keeper before firing home in the 24th minute.
Soccer Football - FA Cup Quarter Final - Leicester City v Manchester United - King Power Stadium, Leicester, Britain - March 21, 2021 Manchester United's Mason Greenwood as Leicester City's Caglar Soyuncu and Wesley Fofana celebrate after the match REUTERS/Oli Scarff(REUTERS)
Soccer Football - FA Cup Quarter Final - Leicester City v Manchester United - King Power Stadium, Leicester, Britain - March 21, 2021 Manchester United's Mason Greenwood as Leicester City's Caglar Soyuncu and Wesley Fofana celebrate after the match REUTERS/Oli Scarff(REUTERS)
Published on Mar 22, 2021 08:27 AM IST
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Iheanacho hat-trick as Leicester crush Sheffield United

  • Kelechi Iheanacho scored a superb hat-trick as Leicester City crushed bottom side Sheffield United 5-0.
Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates his hat-trick. (Leicester City FC/Twitter)
Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates his hat-trick. (Leicester City FC/Twitter)
Published on Mar 15, 2021 12:52 AM IST
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Reuters | , Leicster

Leicester turn up heat in top-four race

  • Daniel Amartey's 88th-minute header completed a comeback win for Leicester who stretched their unbeaten away run to 10 games.
Daniel Amartey of Leicester City celebrates with Youri Tielemans after scoring the team's second goal. (Getty Images)
Daniel Amartey of Leicester City celebrates with Youri Tielemans after scoring the team's second goal. (Getty Images)
Published on Mar 07, 2021 07:49 AM IST
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Reuters | , Brighton

Nobody has to worry about me, says Liverpool's Klopp

Saturday's 3-1 defeat at Leicester City left Liverpool in fourth, 13 points behind leaders Manchester City having played a game more, and led to rumours that Klopp could walk away from the club.
Soccer Football - Premier League - Leicester City v Liverpool - King Power Stadium, Leicester, Britain - February 13, 2021 Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp reacts after Leicester City's Harvey Barnes scores their third goal Pool via REUTERS/Michael Regan EDITORIAL USE ONLY. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club /league/player publications. Please contact your account representative for further details.(Pool via REUTERS)
Soccer Football - Premier League - Leicester City v Liverpool - King Power Stadium, Leicester, Britain - February 13, 2021 Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp reacts after Leicester City's Harvey Barnes scores their third goal Pool via REUTERS/Michael Regan EDITORIAL USE ONLY. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club /league/player publications. Please contact your account representative for further details.(Pool via REUTERS)
Published on Feb 15, 2021 09:30 PM IST
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Leicester held 0-0 at Wolves in Premier League

  • Fábio Silva missed the best chance for Wolves in the 77th minute when he only had Kasper Schmeichel to beat. The Leicester goalkeeper extended his leg to deflect the 18-year-old striker’s shot wide with the sole of his boot.
Leicester's Jamie Vardy, right, reacts during the English Premier League match between Wolves and Leicester City at the Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton,.(AP)
Leicester's Jamie Vardy, right, reacts during the English Premier League match between Wolves and Leicester City at the Molineux Stadium in Wolverhampton,.(AP)
Published on Feb 07, 2021 11:29 PM IST
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Bamford shines as Leeds come from behind to beat Leicester 3-1

  • Leeds remain in 12th, behind Southampton on goal difference, while Leicester are third with 39 points.
Leeds United's Patrick Bamford celebrates scoring the team's second goal. (Reuters)
Leeds United's Patrick Bamford celebrates scoring the team's second goal. (Reuters)
Published on Jan 31, 2021 11:03 PM IST
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Reuters | , Leicester

Leverkusen sign midfielder Demarai Gray from Leicester City

  • The 24-year-old, who had fallen out of favour under Leicester coach Brendan Rodgers, is to boost Leverkusen's attacking power, with the Bundesliga club struggling recently.
Demarai Gray.(Getty Images)
Demarai Gray.(Getty Images)
Published on Jan 31, 2021 09:29 PM IST
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Reuters | , Berlin

Maddison says Leicester OK with COVID-compliant celebrations

The sight of players huddling after goals has drawn criticism in Britain, with the rest of the population asked to follow strict COVID-19 distancing rules during the pandemic.
Leicester's James Maddison celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Southampton at the King Power Stadium.(AP)
Leicester's James Maddison celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Southampton at the King Power Stadium.(AP)
Updated on Jan 17, 2021 08:51 AM IST
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Leicester fight back to draw at Palace, climb to second

Leicester City’s Harvey Barnes grabbed a late equaliser to earn his team a 1-1 draw at Crystal Palace.
Leicester City’s Jonny Evans in action.(Reuters)
Leicester City’s Jonny Evans in action.(Reuters)
Updated on Dec 28, 2020 11:07 PM IST
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London | By Reuters

Late Leicester equaliser ends United’s away winning streak

Leicester City came back twice to end Manchester United’s away winning streak in the Premier League with a 2-2 draw.
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City and Harry Maguire of Manchester United.(Getty Images)
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City and Harry Maguire of Manchester United.(Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 26, 2020 09:08 PM IST
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Vardy shows support for LGBT fans with message on rainbow corner flag

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy has written a message of support to the club’s LGBT fans group, Foxes Pride, on the rainbow corner flag he shattered while celebrating his winner against Sheffield United on Sunday.
Images on Twitter appeared showing the snapped corner flag carrying the message: ‘FOXES PRIDE - keep up the good work!’ along with Vardy’s signature.(Twitter)
Images on Twitter appeared showing the snapped corner flag carrying the message: ‘FOXES PRIDE - keep up the good work!’ along with Vardy’s signature.(Twitter)
Updated on Dec 10, 2020 11:31 AM IST
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By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta

Difficult for Ozil to break into evolving Arsenal side: Arteta

Ozil, whose contract is set to expire next June, did not feature towards the end of last season and was not named in Arsenal’s matchday squad for the first three games of the new campaign
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil during the warm up before the match.(Action Images via Reuters)
Arsenal's Mesut Ozil during the warm up before the match.(Action Images via Reuters)
Updated on Sep 24, 2020 01:26 PM IST
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Leicester in talks with Roma for Under, says Rodgers

Under has scored 17 goals and provided 12 assists in 88 games across all competitions for Roma after his arrival from Istanbul Basaksehir in 2017.
Turkey's Cengiz Under.(REUTERS)
Turkey's Cengiz Under.(REUTERS)
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 10:20 AM IST
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Manchester United’s Solskjaer says criticism made him stronger

Solskjaer oversaw the club’s worst start to a top-flight campaign in 30 years but United finished the season strongly, sealing third place with Sunday’s 2-0 win at Leicester City.
Manchester United's Norwegian manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.(AFP)
Manchester United's Norwegian manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.(AFP)
Updated on Jul 27, 2020 09:10 AM IST
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London | By Reuters

100-goal milestone yet to sink in: Jamie Vardy

Vardy became the 29th player to score a century in the English top flight, with his 103 Premier League goals coming in 210 games.
Jamie Vardy has netted 23 goals this season.(Getty Images)
Jamie Vardy has netted 23 goals this season.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 22, 2020 08:47 PM IST
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By Reuters

Man United keep up top-four chase with win at Crystal Palace

With two games remaining, United are in fifth place on 62 points, behind Leicester City on goal difference, with third-placed Chelsea on 63. United visit Leicester on the final day of the season.
Manchester United's Anthony Martial celebrates scoring their second goal as Crystal Palace's Patrick van Aanholt lies injured.(Pool/REUTERS)
Manchester United's Anthony Martial celebrates scoring their second goal as Crystal Palace's Patrick van Aanholt lies injured.(Pool/REUTERS)
Updated on Jul 17, 2020 07:16 AM IST
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