Real test yet to come for Leicester City

Leicester City have made a promising start to life in the Premier League following a ten-year absence from the top tier of English football. The Foxes have yet to register a win in their first three games, and suffered defeat at Stamford Bridge, but came from behind against Arsenal and Everton to earn […]

Leicester City 1 Arsenal 1 – 31 August 2014

Leonardo Ulloa’s second successive goal at home gave Leicester City a deserved point against Arsenal at the King Power Stadium this afternoon.

The visitors took the lead through a close-range strike from summer signing Alexis Sanchez, but Ulloa leapt above Laurent Koscielny to power a header past Wojciech Szczesny just two […]

Leicester City 2 Everton 2 – 16 August 2014

Leicester City marked their return to the Premier League with a deserved point against Everton this afternoon at the King Power Stadium.

Aiden McGeady put the visitors in front after twenty minutes with a measured curling strike, but the Foxes responded immediately through debutant Leonardo Ulloa after Everton failed to clear […]

Moore impresses as Foxes pass Wigan litmus test

Leicester City’s 2-0 home victory yesterday afternoon over Wigan Athletic was a perfect return to Championship football following the Autumn international break. Having had two weeks to dwell on their first league defeat of the season at the hands of Charlton Athletic, Nigel Pearson’s men returned to winning ways with goals from Liam […]

Foxes fight back to claim victory on opening day

Leicester City’s 2-1 victory over Middlesbrough this afternoon was more than just a good result and an important opening three points. It was a statement. It demonstrated a never-say-die attitude which will prove to be priceless this season. It told 23 other teams in the Championship that Nigel Pearson will demand more […]

Strength in Numbers

Zoumana Bakayogo became Leicester City’s first summer after the former Tranmere Rovers left-back agreed a two-year deal with the Foxes earlier this week. This transfer suggests that Nigel Pearson believes Zoumana will provide good competition for current starter Paul Konchesky. It also indicates that the manager is quite happy with his current […]

Leicester City: Position Battles

The penultimate position battle will focus again on the back line – and outlines why three defenders into two positions doesn’t add up. 2. Zak Whitbread v. Liam Moore Because Foxes academy product Liam Moore is strictly a full-back, and fo… […]