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Joey Barton named head coach of Fleetwood Town

Joey Barton has been appointed as head coach of Fleetwood Town and will take charge of the club when his ban from football ends on June 2.

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino apologises to Rochdale over pitch concerns

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has apologised to FA Cup opponents Rochdale after criticising the state of the pitch at Spotland.

Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho hopes to emulate Austin Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu

Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho is looking to emulate his illustrious compatriots Austin Jay Jay Okocha and Nwankwo Kanu as Leicester City face Peterborough United away in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

Leicester City’s Claude Puel challenges Kelechi Iheanacho

Leicester City manager Claude Puel has urged Kelechi Iheanacho not to soft-pedal on his goalscoring form.

Video Assistant Referee here to stay – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists Video Assistant Referee technology is important for the future of the game despite some early “hiccups” with the system.

Kelechi Iheanacho’s goal shows VAR can work – Jamie Vardy

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy believes that Kelechi Iheanacho’s VAR goal in last night’s 2-0 win over Fleetwood Town shows that the system should be embraced in England.

Leicester boss praises Kelechi Iheanacho after FA Cup heroics

Leicester City manager Claude Puel has praised Nigerian attacker Kelechi Iheanacho after he scored both goals to see the Foxes win 2-0 against Fleetwood Town in their FA Cup replay on Tuesday night.

Kelechi Iheanacho scores first VAR goal as Leicester advance in FA Cup

Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho scored the first goal in English football to be awarded using the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) as Leicester City advanced in the English FA Cup.

Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy fit to return against Chelsea

Jamie Vardy will be fit to play for Leicester in a clash of the past two Premier League champions when they visit Chelsea on Saturday, the Foxes manager Claude Puel said on Thursday.

VAR to be used for Chelsea-Norwich, Leicester-Fleetwood FA Cup ties

The video assistant referee (VAR) system will be in place when Chelsea play Norwich and Leicester City face Fleetwood Town in FA Cup third-round replays.

Leicester’s Kelechi Iheanacho needs to improve – Claude Puel

Leicester City manager Claude Puel has challenged Kelechi Iheanacho to “improve aspects of his play”.

Riyad Mahrez is ‘happy’ at Leicester – Clause Puel

Leicester City boss Clause Puel hopes to keep both Riyad Mahrez and Islam Slimani until at least the end of the season.

Ahmed Musa could leave Leicester City in January – Claude Puel

Claude Puel wants to keep Riyad Mahrez and Islam Slimani at Leicester City but has admitted Ahmed Musa could leave in January.

Riyad Mahrez happy to stay at Leicester City – Claude Puel

Leicester City boss Claude Puel says he has held talks with Riyad Mahrez, who is happy to stay at the club, despite speculation linking him with a move.

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