Wilfred Ndidi puts Leicester success down to the Brendan Rodgers Effect
24 Apr
2020
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Wilfred Ndidi puts Leicester success down to the Brendan Rodgers Effect »

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Leicester City and Nigeria midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has heaped praise on his Foxes manager, telling ESPN that the club’s success this Read more…

Brendan Rodgers welcomes ‘irrepressible’ Wilfred Ndidi back into Leicester fold
8 Mar
2020
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Brendan Rodgers welcomes ‘irrepressible’ Wilfred Ndidi back into Leicester fold »

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers admits his side have missed the “irrepressible” Wilfred Ndidi and has welcomed the defensive midfielder’s return from injury as the Foxes look to seal a place in the Champions League. Ndidi underwent knee surgery on January 9 after damaging his meniscus in training. Remarkably, he returned just 13 days later as…

Brendan Rodgers wants history to repeat itself for Foxes with Champions League
7 Mar
2020
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Brendan Rodgers wants history to repeat itself for Foxes with Champions League »

Brendan Rodgers has his sights set on making this an “historical season” for Leicester by bringing Champions League football back to the King Power Stadium. The Foxes competed in the Champions League for the first time in their history during the 2016-17 campaign, following their incredible Premier League title success. They are on course to…

Brendan Rodgers hails return to form for Leicester as Foxes banish the Blues
5 Mar
2020
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Brendan Rodgers hails return to form for Leicester as Foxes banish the Blues »

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers felt the FA Cup victory against Birmingham was a return to form for his team. Wednesday night’s 1-0 success was the Foxes’ first win since they beat Brentford in the previous round of the competition on January 25. The indifferent performances of Rodgers’ side since meant that Ricardo Pereira’s 82nd-minute header…

Brendan Rodgers confident James Maddison will sign new contract at Leicester
27 Feb
2020
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Brendan Rodgers confident James Maddison will sign new contract at Leicester »

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers is hopeful James Maddison will soon sign a new contract that will end speculation of a summer switch away from the Foxes. Since a £22.5million move from Norwich in June 2018, Maddison has become an integral part of Rodgers’ side, with his form earning him his first England cap in November…

James Maddison: Brendan Rodgers defends Leicester midfielder over Dubai night out
12 Feb
2020
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James Maddison: Brendan Rodgers defends Leicester midfielder over Dubai night out »

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James Maddison (left) joined from Norwich for £24m in 2018

People are “trying to fit a narrative” around James Maddison, Read more…

Brendan Rodgers to seek clarification over VAR handball call during Villa defeat
31 Jan
2020
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Brendan Rodgers to seek clarification over VAR handball call during Villa defeat »

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers is to seek clarification as to why his side were not awarded what he claims was “the clearest handball you will see” during his side’s Carabao Cup defeat at Aston Villa. Trailing 1-0 on the night and 2-1 on aggregate in the semi-final second leg, James Maddison’s effort from distance struck…

Brendan Rodgers insists Leicester can still perform without Jamie Vardy
23 Jan
2020
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Brendan Rodgers insists Leicester can still perform without Jamie Vardy »

Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers believes his side proved they are not a one-man band after watching a crushing 4-1 victory over West Ham at the King Power Stadium. The Foxes lost star striker Jamie Vardy to injury on the stroke of half-time at a point when they only had a one-goal lead, courtesy of Harvey…