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Sacked Leicester manager Claude Puel pays tribute to late Leicester chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Leicester dismissed Puel on Sunday with the club 12th in the league on 32 points having lost five of their last six games, including a 4-1 hammering at home by Crystal Palace on Saturday that sealed Frenchman Puel`s fate.

Feb 25, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

EPL: Leicester City to honour late chairman with statue

The club plan to hand out commemorative scarves, pin badges, banners and souvenir programmes at Saturday`s game, which has also been designated the club`s annual Remembrance Fixture.

Nov 10, 2018, 16:37 PM IST

Leicester players to wear special kits in tribute to owner Srivaddhanaprabha

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of five killed in the crash near the King Power Stadium after Leicester`s last home league match on Oct. 27.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:01 PM IST

Former Leicester boss Nigel Pearson pays tribute to chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Pearson is credited with saving Leicester from relegation in 2014-15, his side winning seven of their last eight matches, before he was sacked after disagreements with the board.

Oct 30, 2018, 22:41 PM IST

Former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri pays tribute to ex-chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's ''positivity''

Vichai died along with four others when his helicopter crashed and then exploded outside the club`s King Power Stadium after a Premier League match against West Ham United.

Oct 30, 2018, 17:44 PM IST

Manchester City beat Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 to reclaim Premier League lead

The victory on Monday night brings defending champions Manchester City to 26 points, the same as likewise undefeated Liverpool, with the Manchester based side leading on goal difference.

Oct 30, 2018, 17:10 PM IST

Thai Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, 4 others were on crashed helicopter: source

The helicopter crashed just yards from the pitch in the club`s car park. Team manager Claude Puel was not on the helicopter, the source said.

Oct 28, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Jamie Vardy brace against Everton crowns Leicester's EPL title party at King Power Stadium

The 25kg trophy has been decorated with ribbons of blue, for Leicester, and yellow, representing the royal house of Thailand, home country of club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

May 08, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Cash is not always king: FIFA chief Gianni Infantino hails Leicester `fairytale`

He said the Foxes` improbable table-topping feats proves cash is not always king.

Apr 29, 2016, 00:43 AM IST

Three Premier League players sacked over Thai 'racist orgy' video

Leicester have sacked three players, including the son of manager Nigel Pearson, after they appeared in a sexually-explicit video where they were seen racially abusing a Thai woman, the Premier League club announced Wednesday.

Jun 17, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

Hope springs eternal for Nigel Pearson and Leicester

These are seemingly dark and worrying times for Nigel Pearson but you will not find the blunt-speaking Leicester City manager searching for sympathy -- he wants points and nothing else.

Feb 11, 2015, 08:58 AM IST