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Kasper Schmeichel

Leicester’s Kasper Schmeichel says ’emotions still raw’ on Cardiff return with Denmark

Kasper Schmeichel admits "emotions are still very raw" as he returns to Cardiff - where Leicester City won their first match after their owner's death - with Denmark.

Wilfred Ndidi eyes African Cup of Nations debut

Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has spoken of his desire to see Nigeria return to African Cup of Nations finals with its next edition billed for Cameroon next year.
Djamel Belmadi

AFCON: Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi rings changes for Togo match

Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has left out a number of regular players from his squad for for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Togo on 18 November.

Wilfred Ndidi: Injuries and suspension won’t stop Super Eagles from beating South Africa

Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi is confident the confidence the Super Eagles will qualify for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon after the team’s failure to reach the past to editions in 2015 and 2017 respectively.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 22, 2016 Leicester City's Thai chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha watches during the UEFA Champions League group G football match between Leicester City and Club Brugge at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 22, 2016. A helicopter belonging to Thai tycoon Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha crashed on October 27, 2018 near the stadium of his UK football club Leicester City. The identities of the pilot and any passengers on board have not yet been confirmed. It is also not yet known if anyone on the ground was injured. Paul ELLIS / AFP

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha to be honoured with statue at Leicester City stadium

Leicester City will erect a statue of late chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha at King Power Stadium following his death in a helicopter crash last month.
Callum Wilson

Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson gets first England call-up alongside Wayne Rooney

Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson has been called up by England manager Gareth Southgate for the first time as Wayne Rooney is included in a bumper 28-man squad for a friendly against the USA and Nations League clash with Croatia.

Maurizio Sarri: Victor Moses has to improve to get into Chelsea squad

The Nigerian star, 27, was a first-team regular at Stamford Bridge under previous manager Antonio Conte but since the summer arrival of Sarri, he has found himself spending more time on the bench.
Leicester City players wore T-shirts commemorating the club's owner before yesterday's match

Leicester City footballers pay last respects to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in Bangkok

Players and staff from Leicester City were set to arrive in Bangkok Sunday to attend a mourning rite for the club’s chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, whose death last week in a helicopter crash stunned the Premier League club.
Leicester City players wore T-shirts commemorating the club's owner before yesterday's match

Wilfred Ndidi, other Leicester City players arrive Bangkok for Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s funeral

Dozens of players, executives and managers from Leicester City have arrived at a Thai temple to pay respects to club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who was killed in a helicopter crash last week.
Chelsea's Nigerian midfielder Victor Moses looks on during the English Premier League football match against Middlesbrough

Maurizio Sarri: Victor Moses doesn’t fit my style of play

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, has offered an explanation as to why Victor Moses is out of favour at the club.
Demarai Gray of Leicester City celebrates with his team mates after scoring his team's first goal (Image- Getty Images)

Emotional celebrations as Leicester win at Cardiff

Leicester City played with great will and nerve to beat Cardiff City on an emotive day as the Foxes returned to action for the first time since the death of their owner in a helicopter crash.
The funeral of the owner of Leicester City who died in a helicopter crash outside the club's stadium has begun in his native Thailand.

Funeral of Leicester City’s Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha gets under way in Bangkok

The funeral of the owner of Leicester City who died in a helicopter crash outside the club's stadium has begun in his native Thailand.
King Power Stadium Leicester City

Leicester City players to attend Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s funeral in Thailand

Striker Jamie Vardy and his Leicester City teammates will travel to Thailand for the funeral of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after Saturday’s English Premier League match against Cardiff City.

Tragedy-hit Leicester return to action as Arsenal seek Liverpool scalp

Grieving Leicester City return to Premier League action against Cardiff just a week after the shocking death of their owner while Arsenal aim to test unbeaten Liverpool’s title credentials.
Arsenal Unai Emery

Unai Emery’s Arsenal face acid test against Liverpool

Unai Emery’s Arsenal have come a long way since losing their first two Premier League games of the season, and they face a major test of their credentials with the visit of unbeaten Liverpool on Saturday.
Leicester City chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and vice chairman Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s son Aiyawatt vows to carry on his legacy at Leicester

The son of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has vowed to uphold his father’s legacy at Leicester City.

Leicester City to drive, rather than fly, to Cardiff

Leicester City will drive to their Premier League game at Cardiff City on Saturday rather than fly.
Leicester City Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Nigel Pearson: No better boss than tragic Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Former Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson said he "could not have wished for a better boss" than late chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

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