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Brendan Rodgers set to be offered Leicester job

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers is Leicester’s top target as they search for their fourth manager in two years. Previous incumbent Claude Puel was sacked on Sunday, a day after his side were beaten 4 -1 by Crystal Palace in front of their home fans on Saturday evening, the first time they have lost four successive home games since 2000. Now, ...

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Rafa Benitez linked with Leicester job

Leicester City may replace Claude Puel with Rafa Benitez if the Spaniard decides not to renew his contract with his current club, Newcastle United. That is according to The Mirror who report that Benitez has decided to shelve talks over any new deal until Newcastle’s fate this season is decided, with the club currently hovering one point and two places ...

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Kasper Schmeichel considers leaving Leicester

Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel is considering leaving Leicester City because he is not happy with the management style of Claude Puel. That is according to The Mirror, who report remarks made by Schmeichel’s father Peter, Manchester United goalkeeping legend, that his son is unhappy at the club where he won the Premier League because of Puel’s emphasis on playing defensive football ...

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Portuguese midfielder seeks Leicester exit

Leicester City midfielder Adrien Silva wants to leave the club before Thursday, either on loan or on a permanent basis. The 29 year old Portuguese international, part of the victorious team that won Euro 2016, finds himself out of favour at The King Power Stadium, and has only made five appearances for the team this season under manager Claude Puel, ...

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Ranieri eyes reunion with former player

Claudio Ranieri has been linked with a move for Leicester right-back Danny Simpson. That is according to The Daily Mirror who note that the former Manchester United trainee is out of contract with Leicester at the end of the season, and the club are yet to offer him a new deal. The 32-year old played under the Italian during his ...

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Shinji Okazaki eyes Leicester City exit

Japanese international Shinji Okazaki wants to leave Leicester in the current transfer window because of a lack of game time under manager Claude Puel.  That is according to Sky Sports who quote an interview that Okazaki gave recently to Japanese media saying “”I can’t feel satisfied as a player. After three-and-a-half years, maybe it’s time to move on. “I have ...

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Manchester City linked with bid for England full-back

Manchester City may be ready to make a £50 million bid for Leicester City and England full-back Ben Chilwell in the January transfer window. This is despite having spent £52 million to sign Benjamin Mendy from Monaco 16 months ago, who was supposed to be the answer to their left-back problem. However, he has rarely played due to a series ...

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Fulham linked with January move for Leicester striker

New Fulham manager Claudio Ranieri wants to sign Leicester City striker Islam Slimani in the January window. Ranieri signed the Algerian international for a club-record fee when he was in charge at Leicester in August 2016, but the move did not work out, and he only found the net 8 times in 35 appearances before he was sent on loan ...

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Aston Villa ready to sign free agent Huth

Aston Villa have been linked with a move for former Premier League winner Robert Huth. Villa had been expected to re-sign former England captain John Terry, who spent last season on loan with the Championship club, but following the shock news that the 37-year old is set to complete a lucrative move to Spartak Moscow, they have been forced to ...

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Chelsea flop linked with January move back to former club

Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater is being linked with a January move back to Leicester City, the club he left in a £35 million deal a year ago. However, the move that was intended to recreate the partnership with NGolo Kante that helped Leicester win the Premier League two seasons ago has turned sour, and Drinkwater has just started five Premier ...

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