Pearson backs Phillips to help Foxes win promotion

Leicester manager Nigel Pearson has backed new signing Kevin Phillips to play a significant role in his side`s bid to reach the Premier League for the first time in 10 years.

Veteran Phillips leaves Palace as Pulis seeks reinforcements

Veteran Kevin Phillips, who scored the penalty that secured Crystal Palace`s promotion to the Premier League last season, has left the club, manager Tony Pulis said on Thursday.