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Guardian - Sat Oct 20 9:00 AM
The Arsenal travelling support sang they had their club back during the free-wheeling win at Fulham but Unai Emery has preached caution. Emery knows that while results have been good, the performances have not always matched up. At Craven Cottage, however, he got both result and performance and o...
Guardian - Sun Oct 14 10:00 AM
Fans assess the best and worst of the opening stages – top performers, biggest mistakes and the funniest moments • Part one: Arsenal to Huddersfield Best performance? Away at Newcastle. It was like a training session for us. Then again, maybe they just made us look good. Related: Mohamed Salah li...
Guardian - Sun Oct 14 10:00 AM
Fans assess the best and worst of the opening stages – top performers, biggest mistakes and the funniest moments • Part two: Leicester to Wolves Best performance? The chant of “We’ve got our Arsenal back” during the 5-1 flaying of Fulham summed up the season so far. Will we see a better team goal...
Guardian - Tue Oct 9 10:29 PM
Leicester midfielder has taken the Premier League by storm and is determined to make the same impact with England James Maddison felt he belonged in the Premier League while warming up for his Leicester debut at Old Trafford. The sensation has yet to strike on the England stage. “I’ve only been i...
Guardian - Sat Oct 6 5:33 PM
• Leicester 23-15 Northampton • Tries from Ben Youngs and Jordan Olowofela score for Tigers Northampton’s bid to achieve a hat-trick of Premiership victories against their East Midlands rivals was washed away in the rain as Leicester’s full-back Jonah Holmes defied the conditions to inspire his s...
Guardian - Sat Oct 6 5:06 PM
This was what Everton fans had been waiting for. Their team swaggered to a first away win of the season thanks to two spectacular goals and an attacking performance oozing with skill and speed, particularly from Bernard, the Brazilian winger making his first Premier League start. Leicester showed...
Guardian - Fri Oct 5 4:40 PM
Twelve months ago this fixture marked the beginning of the Claude Puel era at Leicester City. They won 2-0 that day against an Everton side in crisis but Leicester’s hugely impressive performance was not exactly a sign of things to come. Things are looking up at the moment, though, after three su...
Guardian - Thu Oct 4 1:36 PM
• Leicester midfielder rewarded for impressive start to season • Southgate names squad on Thursday to face Croatia and Spain James Maddison has been called into England’s squad for the first time after an impressive start to the season for Leicester. The midfielder will be named on Thursday in th...
Guardian - Sat Sep 29 5:20 PM
At the end of a day filled with tentative takeover talk and protests against Mike Ashley’s stewardship of Newcastle United, Rafael Benítez’s limited, lacklustre side bore the wearily familiar look of strong relegation candidates. If Leicester were energised by bright early autumn sunshine and azu...
Guardian - Sat Sep 29 12:03 PM
• Bottom side focused on Leicester rather than table • Ross: ‘There are no weak teams in the Premiership’ It may be too early in the season to describe Sunday’s meeting of Leicester and Sale at Welford Road as an eight-pointer but with the Manchester club starting the fifth round at the bottom of...
Guardian - Fri Sep 28 4:59 PM
Newcastle fans will protest against Mike Ashley’s stewardship of the club outside St James’ Park as kick-off against Leicester approaches. The owner surprised everyone by turning up at Crystal Palace last week to watch Rafa Benítez’s side live for the first time in more than a year and Newcastle’...
Guardian - Sat Sep 22 5:12 PM
Leicester recovered from a dire start to run out emphatic winners here. Huddersfield glimpsed a first league win of the season when Mathias Jørgensen swept them into the lead in the fifth minute but the home side soon drew level thanks to Kelechi Iheanacho, before sealing victory in the second ha...
Guardian - Mon Sep 17 8:31 AM
Ryan Fraser ran Leicester ragged; Neil Warnock will not tolerate more Cardiff mistakes; and Rafael Benítez needs a new plan Jürgen Klopp was asked to describe his emotions during stoppage time in the 2-1 victory at Tottenham. His dominant Liverpool team had led 2-0 going into it but they conceded...
Guardian - Sat Sep 15 10:00 PM
The interim head coach is determined to land his ‘dream job’ on a permanent basis and bring back the glory days When Geordan Murphy took over as Leicester’s interim head coach after the sacking of Matt O’Connor a couple of days into the season, he gathered his players together and told them that,...
Guardian - Sat Sep 15 5:16 PM
Ryan Fraser scored twice and made another as Bournemouth continued their impressive start by blitzing Leicester. The winger produced two composed finishes and, after Joshua King’s penalty secured a three-goal half-time lead, set up a fourth for Adam Smith. A forgettable match for Leicester, who h...
Guardian - Sun Sep 9 7:12 PM
• Manchester United had shown interest following World Cup • Fellow Foxes Ben Chilwell and Demarai Gray in England squad The England defender Harry Maguire has committed his long-term future to Leicester City by signing a new five-year contract on improved terms in the wake of last summer’s inter...
Guardian - Sat Sep 8 5:53 PM
• Leicester 49-33 Newcastle • Both sides score five tries in first game after O’Connor’s sacking They reckon they have seen some turbulent times here of late but this was as wild and unfathomable as anything seen in these parts, quite possibly ever. If Leicester have become famous for anything ov...
Guardian - Tue Sep 4 10:30 PM
Excellent performances in Russia led to interest from Manchester United and plenty of autograph requests for the Leicester centre-half It was three days after the World Cup final, in the very different surroundings of a pre-season fixture between Gainsborough Trinity and Chesterfield, that Harry...
Guardian - Mon Sep 3 8:39 AM
This morning’s rumours are dying on their feet The wind whistles and a wolf howls. A chorus of tumbleweed rolls by. In the distance, a forlorn church-bell clangs. It being the first official day of non-business following European Transfer Deadline Day on Friday, even Oliver Twist would turn up hi...
Guardian - Sun Sep 2 10:30 PM
• Goalkeeper’s mistake gave away goal against Leicester • ‘I am happy it happened … we don’t have to wait for it now‘ When is a manager happy with his goalkeeper giving away a goal after trying a Cruyff turn in his own box? This is not the start of a joke, but if it was then the punchline would...
Guardian - Sat Sep 1 7:14 PM
• Exeter 40-6 Leicester • Matt Kvesic outstanding for Devon side If Bristol were looking for an example of what passionate home support can do for a side emerging from the Championship they need look no further than 80 miles down the M5. It is some tribute to the distance Exeter have come that th...
Guardian - Sat Sep 1 2:28 PM
Liverpool made it four wins from four matches for the season so far but got a reminder that they are far from perfect. Leicester exposed vulnerabilities in Jürgen Klopp’s team here while demonstrating that they are a dangerous outfit themselves. Liverpool prevailed thanks to first-half goals by S...
Guardian - Sat Sep 1 11:30 AM
Premier League updates from the 12.30pm BST kick-off The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email And feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 10.52am BST Leicester are one of Liverpool’s bogey teams. The Foxes have beaten the Reds at the King Power in each of the last three seasons...
Guardian - Fri Aug 31 5:06 PM
Leicester’s fine recovery from their opening defeat could end here. Liverpool have kept three clean sheets in their three wins and without Jamie Vardy, who is suspended, Claude Puel might be left wondering who will trouble Virgil van Dijk and company. Vardy has scored a whopping seven goals in hi...
Guardian - Wed Aug 29 10:00 AM
Who are Harry Kane’s back-ups now the Leicester striker has announced he is stepping down from the national set-up? Marcus Rashford Manchester United Related: Jamie Vardy calls time on England career in talks with Gareth Southgate Related: Jamie Vardy: ‘I’m a nightmare on the pitch – I get abuse...
Guardian - Tue Aug 28 7:59 PM
The Leicester striker who has walked away from England has the perfect antidote to raging supporters – scoring sensational goals As Jamie Vardy ushers Boris, Billy and Ralph out of the door and the sound of barking becomes more distant, the conversation inside turns to Harry Kane, Sergio Agüero a...
Guardian - Tue Aug 28 1:00 PM
• Age, family and lack of England game time influence decision • Leicester striker open to return in event of injury crisis Jamie Vardy has all but retired from playing for England after informing Gareth Southgate that he believes the time is right for him to focus solely on club football. Relate...
Guardian - Sat Aug 25 5:21 PM
After an unforgettable summer, Harry Maguire should no longer be considered an unlikely source of danger and he rifled home from distance in stoppage-time as Claude Puel tasted another happy return to Southampton, who had Pierre-Emile Højbjerg sent off. Ryan Bertrand had opened the scoring but Le...
Guardian - Fri Aug 24 5:15 PM
Mark Hughes has urged his side to start strongly against Leicester after first-half struggles against Burnley and Everton. The winger Mohamed Elyounoussi is battling to overcome a hamstring problem, while fellow arrivals Stuart Armstrong and Jannik Vestergaard are fit again. Jamie Vardy is suspen...
Guardian - Sat Aug 18 5:17 PM
This felt like an unwelcome reminder for Wolverhampton Wanderers as to just how unforgiving the Premier League can be. Nuno Espírito Santo and the club’s board have high expectations for this season and on another day they could have come away from Leicester with their first top-flight victory. I...