The Greatest Escape

Leicester City’s top flight status for next season was confirmed on Saturday following a goalless draw against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. After an astonishing run of results, including six wins out of seven, the way in which the Foxes secured safety was almost anticlimactic – but that won’t bother anybody associated […]

We are Premier League: Leicester City clinch Championship title

Leicester City supporters have witnessed more than their fair share of ups and downs in the last seven years. The horror of relegation to League One in 2008 saw Nigel Pearson appointed as Leicester’s new manager, followed by a thoroughly successful season in which the Foxes secured promotion back to the second-tier as […]

Grand Finales

There are a number of reasons to be optimistic about Leicester City’s strong start to the 2013/14 season. The Foxes currently lie third in the Championship after eight games, and can look forward to a league cup fourth-round home tie against Premier League Fulham. Nigel Pearson has not been overly active in the […]

If the season ended today…

There’s no dressing up Leicester City’s recent run of form. One win in seven outings for a team with Premier League ambitions is not good enough. Five points from a possible 21 is relegation form, not promotion form. A once potent attacking unit is now averaging just one goal a game. The […]

Time for Leicester to show their character

Back-to-back losses for the first time in 2013 can hardly be considered even a mini-crisis for Leicester City. Defeat to Peterborough at London Road was disappointing, and certainly against the run of form the Foxes have enjoyed since the start of the calendar year, while the FA Cup fourth-round replay home defeat to […]

Nigel Pearson countering critics with consistency

Are the Foxes back to winning ways? Leicester City’s fourth successive Championship victory has come amidst real doubt over the future of Nigel Pearson.  Recent rumours arising that the Raksriaksorns have former Tottenham Hotspur ma… […]

Leicester City 3 Hull City 1 – 23 September 2012

Nugent nets hat-trick as Foxes tame Tigers © isriya, Flickr David Nugent scored his second, third and fourth goals of the season as Leicester’s fine home run continues David Nugent scored a hat-trick as Leicester won their second game in fi… […]

Leicester City 1 Blackpool 0 – 1 September 2012

Foxes bounce back with win over Blackpool Victory for Leicester pushed them into the top half of the Championship Ben Marshall’s second-half penalty was enough to give Leicester all three points in a 1-0 win at the King Power Stadium over tab… […]

Are Nigel Pearson’s days numbered?

Questions asked as Leicester lose three in a row © Matt Beighton, Flickr Last night’s Capital One Cup defeat to Burton Albion rounded off a miserable seven days for Nigel Pearson’s Leicester City.  After the Foxes lost two close league ga… […]

Third and Long

Can Nigel Pearson guide Leicester City to the Premier League? © Ben Sutherland, Flickr Nigel Pearson will hope to bounce back in August after a disappointing Championship campaign Leicester’s City’s third consecutive season in the Champions… […]