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West Bromwich Albion 1-2 Leicester City: Enzo Maresca’s Foxes leave it late to win at The Hawthorns

Leicester’s Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall headed the first goal then set up the injury-time second Leicester City boss Enzo Maresca made a winning return to The Hawthorns as the Foxes left it late to beat his old club West Bromwich Albion. Midfielder Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall put the Foxes in front with a 71st-minute header from Wilfred Ndidi’s right-wing […]

Wes Morgan: Former Leicester captain appointed to Kick It Out board

Morgan made 324 Leicester appearances in all competitions in his nine years with the club Premier League-winning former Leicester City captain Wes Morgan has been appointed to the board of anti-discrimination charity Kick It Out. Morgan, 39, guided the Foxes to their first Premier League title in 2016. “I’m looking forward to working with Kick […]

Gloucester v Leicester: Team that wins Slater Cup will ‘best represent Ed’

Ed Slater spent the majority of his career playing for Leicester and then Gloucester and captained both sides Gloucester aim to channel Ed Slater’s mentality against Leicester as they compete for their first win in the Slater Cup on Saturday. It is contested across both Premiership games between them each season with Leicester having won […]

Man City 2-2 Leicester City (pens 3-4): Janina Leitzig comes off bench to save decisive penalty

Leicester’s last victory over Manchester City came in 2011 Jana Leitzig rewarded Leicester manager Willie Kirk’s gamble in bringing her on specifically for a penalty shootout as they beat Manchester City in the League Cup. Leitzig was brought on to replace fellow goalkeeper Lize Kop in the 93rd minute as penalties loomed. And she saved […]

Leicester 1-1 Tottenham: Spurs rally to deny Foxes in WSL but rue missed chances

Janice Cayman joined Leicester from Lyon in the summer and gave the Foxes the lead Tottenham manager Robert Vilahamn says his side are “taking steps” despite being held to a third consecutive Women’s Super League draw by Leicester at King Power Stadium. Celin Bizet scored a second-half equaliser after Janice Cayman gave the Foxes the […]

Premiership: Leicester Tigers 26-17 Northampton Saints – Hosts grind out East Midlands derby win

All of the tries came in the second half at Mattioli Woods Welford Road Leicester Tigers: (9) 26 Tries: Van Wyk, Liebenberg Pens: Pollard 4 Cons: Pollard 2 Northampton Saints: (3) 17 Tries: Furbank, Matavesi Pen: Smith Cons: Furbank 2 Leicester Tigers overcame a stubborn Northampton Saints in the East Midlands derby for their first […]

Leicester 2-6 Arsenal: ‘Supremely clinical’ Gunners playing ‘the Arsenal way’ in comeback win

As comebacks go, this one was pretty special. Arsenal were 2-0 down at half-time away to Leicester City, a team who had not only never beaten the Gunners in the Women’s Super League, but had never so much as managed a goal against them. The visitors halved the deficit in the 50th minute. Incredibly, 12 […]

Leicester City 0-1 Leeds United: Foxes’ winning run ended by impressive Leeds

Georginio Rutter’s goal was his third since his club-record move to Leeds from Hoffenheim in January Leeds United ended Leicester City’s nine-game winning run in the Championship with an impressive victory at the King Power Stadium. Joel Piroe went close in the opening moments for Leeds while Leicester’s Abdul Fatawu hit the bar 11 minutes […]

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