Leicester midfielder Hamza Choudhury becomes latest Premier League star to splash out on guard dogs

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Leicester City star Hamza Choudhury has become the latest Premier League footballer to invest in guard dogs. The midfielder’s girlfriend Olivier Winter posted an image of the two dogs on her social media accounts.  Several footballers have now beefed up their security by using firm Chaperone K9 after Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli was robbed at knifepoint earlier …

Emile Heskey says Liverpool should sign Jadon Sancho over both Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe

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Former Liverpool striker Emile Heskey has urged Jurgen Klopp to sign Jadon Sancho over both Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland this summer. The ex-England international, who joined the Reds in 2000 from Leicester City, was asked who he believes Klopp should target this summer. Despite being given the option of Mbappe and Haaland, two of …

Brendan Rodgers says Leicester’s new £100m training base will help them compete with Europe’s best

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Brendan Rodgers believes Leicester’s new training ground will give them a platform to compete with Europe’s best teams. Construction work is ongoing on the £100million base to the north of the city, which Rodgers hopes will allow Leicester to move in before the start of next season. If the 2019-20 campaign resumes next month, Leicester …

Tottenham’s on-loan star Danny Rose reveals he wants to play for Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers

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Danny Rose has revealed he would like to play for Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers before he finishes his career.  The Tottenham left-back, currently on loan at Newcastle, has 13 months left on his contract at Spurs but is thought to be surplus to requirements in north London.  Rose worked with Rodgers briefly during a loan spell …

Leicester’s Hamza Choudhury admits he became distracted by PlayStation during lockdown 

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Leicester midfielder Hamza Choudhury has revealed that his lockdown routine became disrupted by playing computer games well into the early hours. Like the rest of his Foxes team-mates, the England Under-21 international was following a tailored training programme at home after the coronavirus pandemic caused the suspension of the Premier League. Players have been allowed …

Gianfranco Zola reminisces on incredible Deeney winner in Watford’s spine-tingling 2013 play-off win

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Former Watford boss Gianfranco Zola has lifted the lid on the emotions he felt during the Hornets’ spine-tingling play-off semi-final victory over Leicester seven years ago today. The last two minutes of the game have gone down in history after the dramatic scenes that unfolded at Vicarage Road, ending with Zola slipping over after celebrating …

Leicester join Inter Milan in pursuit of William Carvalho, who is available for £14m due to Covid-19

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Leicester have joined Inter Milan in the transfer race for Real Betis midfielder William Carvalho, who is available for £14million down from £18m due to the financial impact of coronavirus.   According to O Jogo, Carvalho’s former club Sporting are hoping the deal between  Carvalho and Leicester, or other potential suitors such as Inter Milan and …

Bryan Robson says ‘demanding’ Harry Maguire deserved Manchester United captain’s armband

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Former Manchester United captain Bryan Robson says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made the right decision by naming Harry Maguire as the club’s new skipper. Maguire only joined United last summer, after completing an £80million move from Leicester City, but has made a big impact in his debut season at Old Trafford.  His arrival has helped to …

Chelsea join race for Monaco left-back Bode Fallo-Toure as cheaper alternative to Ben Chilwell

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Chelsea have reportedly joined the race for Monaco left-back Bode Fallo-Toure as they look for a cheaper alternative to Leicester City‘s Ben Chilwell.  Frank Lampard has highlighted a left-back as a priority signing this summer and has been a long term admirer of Chilwell, but has concerns over his price tag. The coronavirus pandemic has …

How the Premier League table would look if matches were shortened following Gordon Taylor comments

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Manchester United‘s top-four hopes would be bolstered, while Newcastle’s fight against relegation would be severely hindered if Premier League matches were shortened from the start this season. With the coronavirus pandemic still ongoing, football is looking at ways it can return in a safe environment to ensure the conclusion of the 2019-20 campaign. The Premier …

Jesse Lingard ‘wanted by FOUR Premier League clubs’ but Man United could still trigger extension

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Jesse Lingard is reportedly wanted by four Premier League clubs but Manchester United could still trigger his one-year contract extension. The midfielder has struggled for form this season but he is not without potential suitors including Leicester, Everton, West Ham and Newcastle, according to 90min. The England international went on a downward spiral after the …

Ralph Hasenhuttl reveals Sir Alex Ferguson texted him after Southampton’s 9-0 drubbing by Leicester

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Ralph Hasenhuttl has revealed how Sir Alex Ferguson reached out to him following Southampton‘s humiliating 9-0 defeat at home by Leicester. The Saints boss watched from the sidelines as his team imploded on a raining Friday evening last October, that saw Ayoze Perez bag a hat-trick while Jamie Vardy grabbed four of his own in …