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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1884 as Leicester Fosse
Turned Professional: 1888

Current Division: FA Premier League
Home Stadium: King Power Stadium
Address: Filbert Way, Leicester, Leicestershire LE2 7FL

Nickname: The Foxes
Main Sponsors 2019/20: King Power
Club Mascot: Filbert Fox

Derby Matches

Derby County, Nottingham Forest, Coventry City

Official 2019/20 Kits by Adidas


Leicester City FC - Official 2019/20 Home Kit

Blue shirt with subtle two-tone checked pattern and gold trim. White shorts with gold trim. Blue socks with gold trim.


Leicester City FC - Official 2019/20 Away Kit

Dark grey shirt with subtle dotted vertical lines and white trim. Dark grey shorts and socks with white trim.


Leicester City FC - Official 2019/20 Third Kit

Pink shirt with two-tone pink geometric chest stripes and black trim. Black shorts with pink trim. Pink socks with black trim.

History and Honours

Previous Names

Leicester Fosse (1884-1919)

Stadium History

King Power Stadium (2002-Present) / View Stadium
Filbert Street (1891-2002)
Fosse Road (1884-1891)

Club Honours

Premier League Champions: 2015/16
Championship Winners: 2013/14
Division 2 Champions: 1924/25, 1936/37, 1953/54, 1956/57, 1970/71, 1979/80
League 1 (3rd Tier) Champions: 2008/09
Division 1 (2nd Tier) Play-Off Winners: 1993/94, 1995/96
Football League Cup Winners: 1963/64, 1996/97, 1999/00
FA Charity Shield Winners: 1970/71
Football League War Cup Winners: 1940/41
Wartime League South Champions: 1941/42

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1st Team Squad 2019/20

Marc Albrighton (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Daniel Amartey (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Harvey Barnes (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Ryan Bennett (Defender, On loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers) /  Soccerbase  
Ben Chilwell (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Hamza Choudhury (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Jonny Evans (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Christian Fuchs (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Demarai Gray (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Kelechi Iheanacho (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Eldin Jakupovic (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
Matty James (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
James Justin (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
James Maddison (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Nampalys Mendy (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Wes Morgan (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Onyinye Ndidi (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Ricardo Pereira (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Ayoze Perez (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Dennis Praet (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Kasper Schmeichel (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
Caglar Soyuncu (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Youri Tielemans (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Jamie Vardy (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Danny Ward (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  

Club Staff


Chairman: Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (1958-2018)
Vice-Chairman: Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha
Executive Director: Apichet Srivaddhanaprabha
Chief Executive Officer: Susan Whelan
Finance Director: Simon Capper
Commercial Director: Jonathan Gregory
Director Estates & Infrastructure: Mags Mernagh
Operations Director: Kevin Barclay
Communications Director: Anthony Herlihy
Football Operations Director: Andrew Neville

Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Brendan Rodgers (Age 47 years) / Appointed 26th January 2019 (1 year, 9 months, 5 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Coaches: Adam Sadler
Coach & Goalkeeping Coach: Mike Stowell
Director of Football: Jon Rudkin

Former Managers

Mike Stowell (Joint Caretaker Manager, Feb 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Adam Sadler (Joint Caretaker Manager, Feb 2019)
Claude Puel (Oct 2017-Feb 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Michael Appleton (Caretaker Manager, Oct 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Craig Shakespeare (Feb 2017-Oct 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Claudio Ranieri
Craig Shakespeare
Steve Walsh
Nigel Pearson
Mike Stowell
Sven-Goran Eriksson
Paulo Sousa
Nigel Pearson
Ian Holloway
Gerry Taggart
Gary Megson
Martin Allen
Nigel Worthington
Rob Kelly
Craig Levein
Dave Bassett
Micky Adams
Dave Bassett
Garry Parker (Caretaker Manager)
Peter Taylor
Martin O'Neill
Mark McGhee
Kevin MacDonald
Brian Little
Gordon Lee
David Pleat
Bryan Hamilton
Gordon Milne
Jock Wallace
Ian MacFarlane
Frank McLintock
Jimmy Bloomfield
Frank O'Farrell
Matt Gillies
David Halliday
Norman Bullock
Johnny Duncan
Tom Mather
Tom Bromilow
Frank Womack
Andy Lochhead
Peter Hodge
William Orr
Peter Hodge
John W Bartlett
Andy Aitken
James Blessington
George Johnson
William Clark

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Useful Contacts

Switchboard:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 
Ticket Office:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 (+ Option 1) 
Club Shop:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 (+ Option 7) 
Mail Order:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 (+ Option 8) 
Hospitality:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 (+ Option 2)  / Email:  
Conference & Events:  / Phone: 0344 815 5000 (+ Option 3)  / Email:  

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Club Media

Official Websites

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Official Social Media

Leicester City FC - Official Facebook  / Facebook:
Leicester City FC - Official Instagram  / Instagram:
Leicester City FC - Official Twitter  / Twitter:
Leicester City FC - Official YouTube  / YouTube:

Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Radio Leicester: (104.9 FM / 11B (218.640MHz) DAB)

Club Trivia

Famous Supporters

Dave Bartram: (Showaddywaddy lead singer)  / Website: 
Manish Bhasin: (Sports journalist and presenter)  / Website:  / Twitter: @_manishbhasin
Nick Ferrari: (Radio presenter)  / Twitter: @nickferrarilbc
David Icke: (Writer, public speaker, former sports broadcaster and professional footballer)  / Website:  / Twitter: @davidicke
Gary Lineker: (Sports broadcaster and former professional footballer)  / Twitter: @GaryLineker
Bill Maynard: (Comedian and actor)  / Twitter: @billmaynard1928
Tom Meighan: (Kasabian lead singer)  / Website:  / Twitter: @KasabianHQ
David Neilson: (Coronation Street actor) 
Gary Newbon: (Sports presenter)  / Twitter: @GaryNewbon
Sergio Pizzorno: (Kasabian guitarist and songwriter)  / Website:  / Twitter: @KasabianHQ
Mark Selby: (Professional snooker player)  / Website:  / Twitter: @markjesterselby
Willie Thorne: (Commentator and former professional snooker player)  / Twitter: @TheWillieThorne

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