Harry Maguire and his unlikely Norwegian teammate and former Fox opponent

Leicester City footballers have teamed up with some Norwegian players over the years, but few knows about the two former teammates at Sheffield United, who are now on different planets in the World of football. Recently Harry Maguire has rised to the top, especially after doing so well for England and reaching the semi’s of…

Foxes A to Z, Colin Appleton, Captaining Leicester City in EFL and FA Cup finals

The football book entitled The Mavericks and doveted to personaltiy players of the 70s, aptly features on its cover the famous photo of Alan and Sheffield United’s Tony Currie taking time out from match action for a jokey kiss. For many observers this remains the soccer-image antithesis of the well known shot from a later […]

Foxes A to Z, Jon Sammels, Arsenal and Leicester City elegancy

Though having gained immense top-level experience at Highbury, and having shared in some of Arsenal’s greatest glory days, Jon had also suffered a rare measure of disappointment before arriving at Leicester for £ 100 000 as Jimmy Bloomfield’s first purchase. To set against his winning of one Football League honor and nine England Under-23 caps,…

Leicester City and artificial grass, who are the plastic fantastic

Artificial turfs are heavily discussed these days. In Scotland, Kilmarnock are playing their home games at Rugby Park on this type of material, but this is not anything new in British football, with a history going back almost 40 years. Queens Park Rangers, Luton Town, Preston North End and Oldham Athletic were all famous for…