Foxes A to Z, Richie Norman, Leicester City left back legend of the 60’s

A steady unflamboyant Geordie left-back, overlooked by his hometown League club despite starring for Ferryhill’s Northern League championship team of 1958, Richie only needed a couple of chances to deputise for Willie Cunningham to develop an unshakeable grip on City’s No.3 shirt. From April 18th 1960 to the end of February 1964 he never missed…

Great duo of jokes and pranks, playing in two decades apart!

To see Alan “The Birch” Birchenall and Robbie “Pelican Head” Savage together before a game, just fantastic, and both were great professionals and really great footballers. Alan Birchenall has been with Leicester City since the early 80’s, as part of the staff in a number of roles, and as we all know played for Leicester…

Foxes A to Z, Iain Hume, Scottish Canadian delight, Huuuuume!

Iain Hume arrived at Leicester City on deadline day in 2005, being the most expensive signing by Craig Levein who made the move for a direct replacement of David Connolly. The fee was originally £500.000. Craig Levein did a number of shrewd signings while at Leicester, many of them from lower levels and that was…