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Irishman Scores Winner As Newport Dump Leicester Out Of FA Cup

There were extraordinary scenes at Rodney Parade as Newport County pulled off the biggest upset of the FA Cup so far. The League Two side have unceremoniously dumped 2016 Premier League champions Leicester City out of the competition after a 2-1 win that follows similar upsets from the likes of Barnet and Oldham. The likes of Shinji Okazaki, Marc Albrighton …

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Pep Guardiola: Man City Will Not Sacrifice League Cup For Title Race

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Holders Manchester City will take Tuesday’s League Cup quarter-final with Leicester City seriously, says manager Pep Guardiola, even though they are in a tight duel with Liverpool for the Premier League title. Guardiola — whose Premier League champions trail Liverpool by a point — says it is only by winning trophies the club can get better, even if the League …

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Leicester City Footballers In Bangkok To Pay Respects To Vichai

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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. Sunday marks the second day of a week-long ceremony held at Wat Thepsirin, one of Bangkok’s most famous temples which typically serves as …

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Leicester Pay Emotional Tribute To Late Owner Vichai

Leicester’s grief-stricken players paid an emotional tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha ahead of their Premier League clash at Cardiff on Saturday as the devastated club returned to action for the first time since their owner’s tragic death. Thai billionaire Vichai was among five people killed when his helicopter crashed outside Leicester’s King Power Stadium following last Saturday’s match against West Ham. …

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Prominent Thai Figures Mourn Leicester City Owner Vichai

The elaborate funeral of Leicester City’s Thai owner and duty-free mogul Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha began at a Buddhist temple in Bangkok Saturday evening, as members of Thailand’s business and political elite came in black mourning garb to pay tribute to the well-connected billionaire. The number two in Thailand’s junta Prawit Wongsuwan and CP group’s Dhanin Chearavanont, the richest man in the …

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Puel Hit By Leicester’s ‘Hardest Week’ After Owner’s Tragic Death

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Claude Puel admits his Leicester players are struggling to come to terms with the most traumatic week in the club’s history as they prepare to return to Premier League action following the tragic death of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha. Thai billionaire Vichai, who brought the Premier League title to Leicester in 2016, was among five people killed when his helicopter crashed …

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Family, Players Pay Tribute To Thai Owner Of Leicester City

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The family of the late Thai billionaire boss of Premier League club Leicester City laid a wreath on Monday at the site where his helicopter crashed as investigators began examining the aircraft’s black box. Dressed in black, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha’s son Aiyawatt and widow Aimon walked through a sea of tributes from fans outside the stadium, including flowers, football scarves and …

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Leicester City Confirm Death Of Club Chairman

Leicester City Football Club have confirmed that chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was among those killed in yesterday’s tragedy outside the King Power Stadium. Roughly an hour after Saturday evening’s 1-1 draw between Leicester City and West Ham, a helicopter took off from the centre circle at the King Power – a traditional departure from the venue for club chairman, Srivaddhanaprabha. Soon after, …

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Aubameyang And Ozil Star As Arsenal Make It Perfect 10

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Ozil stole the show as Arsenal swept to their 10th successive win with a dominant 3-1 victory against Leicester on Monday. Unai Emery’s side trailed to Hector Bellerin’s first-half own goal at the Emirates Stadium. But Ozil, captaining Arsenal on his return to the side after back spasms, produced a majestic display to lead the Gunners’ …

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Alisson Speaks Out After Monumental Howler Vs Leicester

Alisson was the culprit for Liverpool conceding their first Premier League goal this season. Though Jordan Henderson and Virgil van Dijk played some poor passes in the build-up, the goalkeeper’s botched Cruyff turn allowed Kelechi Iheanacho to collect the ball and set-up Rashid Ghezzal for a Leicester City goal. Watch: Alisson Horror-Show Gifts Leicester Goal Against Liverpool Liverpool still ran out …

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Watch: Harry Maguire Scores Cracking Winner For Leicester

Harry Maguire’s injury-time goal saw the away support at St. Mary’s go absolutely bananas as he secured a valuable three points for Leicester City in their Premier League clash with Southampton.  Southampton had been leading from the 52nd minute thanks to a goal from Ryan Bertrand, but the 2015/16 Premier League champions hit back through Demarai Gray and England’s standout player at …

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Watch: Jamie Vardy Given Straight Red Card Against Wolves

After his World Cup exploits with England, Jamie Vardy was restricted to a substitute appearance against Manchester United last week. The season opener saw Leicester City lose out 2-1 to the Red Devils, so their first home game on Saturday against Wolves represented a chance at some much needed early points. They took a 2-0 lead through a Matt Doherty own …

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Harry Redknapp On Maguire: “He Always Reminds Me Of Richard Dunne”

Former Tottenham manager, Harry Redknapp has praised Harry Maguire ahead of England’s World Cup semi-final, comparing the 25-year-old to Richard Dunne.   Redknapp was speaking at the launch of AIB’s ‘The Toughest Rivalry’ which sees him take over Cork club, Castlehaven as they go up against Erin’s Isle of Dublin, managed by former Premier League manager and player, Gianluca Vialli. The …

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Breaking: Riyad Mahrez Signs For Manchester City

Leicester City’s star man Riyad Mahrez has officially signed for Manchester City for a club record fee of £60 million. Manchester City have officially nabbed themselves their biggest signing of the summer to date, signing Leicester City standout Riyad Mahrez after a lengthy period of speculation linking him with the club. Mahrez was, of course, a member of that legendary …

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