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Leicester City

Sport: Football
Manager: Micky Adams
Squad: Click for the club's squad
Ground: City Stadium


A congregation mainly made from old boys of Wyggeston School, held a meeting at a house on the Roman Fosse Way in 1884 and founded Leicester Fosse FC. The cost of membership was 9d (less than 4p). The name Leicester City did not become adopted until 1919.

Leicester City have never won the Championship or the F.A Cup in their entire history. They have been runners-up in the league once 1929 and losing finalists in the F.A Cup on four occasions 1949, 1961, 1963 and 1969.

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Peter Clarke: The PFA Awards - 26/04/2004
Peter tells us who he voted for in the PFA awards and also looks at the Premiership battle for both fourth place and fight to drop down to the Nationwide. More
John Beresford: The good, the bad, and the ugly - 12/02/2004
Bez looks at last night's game at Blackburn - no prizes for guessing that Lucas Neill's challenge on Craig Bellamy is classed as 'the ugly'!!! More
John McGinlay: Looking good - 09/02/2004
Super John looks at the progress of both Kevin Nolan and Nicky Hunt, commenting that Bolton now have quality talent in addition to the spirit demanded by Big Sam. More
Warren Barton: It was a chance I couldn't turn down - 21/01/2004
After enjoying a couple of weeks with Leicester, Warrens' back at QPR and focusing on his UEFA 'A' badge More
Nolberto Solano: We needed the 3 points - 20/01/2002
This was a very tough game, we knew Leicester would work very hard and that’s exactly what happened. More
 Internet Stories: 8 articles
LES FERDINAND - Ferdinand can restore lions' roar - 30/06/2004
... The chairman made an offer to Hayles before he decided to join Sheffield United and has also been talking to Les Ferdinand," Wilkins told the BBC. ...
DICKOV - Albion snap up 'bargain' record buy - 07/06/2004
... turn to Arsenal's Nwankwo Kanu, Liverpool's Djimi Traore and out of contract players Danny Tiatto and Dion Dublin after losing out on Paul Dickov to Blackburn ...
IZZET - Muzz be in prem - 04/06/2004
MUZZY Izzet last night revealed his heartbreak at leaving Leicester to join Birmingham on a free transfer. Izzet will link up with ...
IZZET - to Brum this week - 25/05/2004
A spokesman for Birmingham City has siad tht his club expect to announce the signing of Foxes midfielder Muzzy Izzet some time this week. ...
IZZET - on his way, agent - 22/04/2004
... the season. "The time has come for him to join a club where he can better himself," said Izzet's agent Jonathan Barnett. "Muzzy ...