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Leicester 0 Chelsea 3: Rudiger, Kante, and Pulisic all score as the Blues lay down the gauntlet for the Premier League title. THOMAS TUCHEL can say it’s a marathon until he’s blue in the face, but his Chelsea hotshots are clearly planning to sprint the entire distance. Tuchel has demanded that his early-season pacesetters demonstrate their ability to finish the race after flying out of the gates. If their King Power caning is any indication, they’ll need binoculars to spot the chasing pack before long, as they’ve turned what appeared to be a difficult journey into a stroll. Long before…

After shutting down Chelsea wide-boys Chilwell and James, Leicester star Thomas swears to learn from them. LUKE THOMAS is trying to pick up tips from “unstoppable” wingers Ben Chilwell and Reece James, but he wants to shut them down today. The 20-year-old Leicester left-back will battle England players when Chelsea visits the King Power Stadium this afternoon. With their incredible output under Thomas Tuchel, Thomas believes the Blues’ wide-boys are changing what is expected of wing-backs. “Those two together at Chelsea at the moment are unstoppable,” the England Under-21 star stated. They’re both scorching hot and scoring goals. “At Newcastle,…

Brendan Rodgers is hoping for a warm welcome from Leicester fans when Ben Chilwell returns to Chelsea, but he expects it to be hot. BRENDAN RODGERS hopes Ben Chilwell is warmly welcomed back by Leicester fans today, but understands that a key player’s decision to leave can be a ‘needle’. The left-back left the King Power Stadium 15 months ago in a £50 million deal to join Chelsea. Last May, Foxes fans booed him in the FA Cup Final, which Rodgers’ side won after Chilwell’s last-gasp equalizer for Blues was ruled out by VAR. Last season, he returned to Leicester…

‘Welcome to England,’ Vardy said following a hard entrance into Leicester training with Wesley Fofana. Wesley Fofana, a defender for Leicester City, has stated that Jamie Vardy greeted him with a TWO-FOOTED slide challenge when he first arrived at the club. In his first training session with Brendan Rodgers’ side, Vardy charged in on then-newcomer Fofana. The teenager is now sidelined with a fractured leg sustained during preseason, but it appears that he could have been injured much sooner. “My first training session in Leicester,” he joked on a Twitter area sponsored by ActuFoot. Vardy enters on two feet and…

Brendan Rodgers criticizes ‘disrespectful’ Manchester United ties in a ferocious defense of Solskjaer, vowing to concentrate on Leicester. Brendan Rodgers, the manager of Leicester City, has condemned speculation connecting him with Manchester United as’really disrespectful.’ Should Ole Gunnar Solskjaer be released of his duties, the 48-year-old is the current frontrunner to take over at Old Trafford. The Red Devils have only picked up four points in their last six Premier League games, putting Solskjaer under a lot of pressure at the Theatre of Dreams. And with United’s next three Premier League games against Watford, Chelsea, and Arsenal, there’s a potential…

With Chelsea legend signings Abraham, Tomori, and Ziyech, Leicester could line up in a variety of ways under Lampard. If Brendan Rodgers leaves Leicester City for Manchester United, Frank Lampard is being linked with the job. The Chelsea and England legend is considering a return to top-flight management, and the Foxes, where he suffered his last defeat as Blues manager, are an ideal destination. Before Gunners legend Patrick Vieira was appointed, Lampard was linked with the Crystal Palace job. In recent weeks, he has been mentioned as a possible replacement for sacked managers at Norwich, Newcastle, and Aston Villa. However,…

Chelsea are in discussions to sign Wesley Fofana, although Manchester United and Real Madrid are also keeping an eye on the Leicester defender. According to sources, Chelsea has begun talks with Leicester City defender Wesley Fofana ahead of a possible summer transfer. Four important centre-backs for the Champions League winners are out of contract at the conclusion of the season. Thiago Silva, Antonio Rudiger, Andreas Christensen, and Cesar Azpilicueta, the club captain, may all depart for nothing. Chelsea is examining Fofana as a potential replacement if any of their existing defenders go, according to Footmercato, and has begun contact with…

If Brendan Rodgers takes over at Manchester United, Chelsea legend Frank Lampard sees Leicester as his preferred destination. With Brendan Rodgers being heavily linked with the Manchester United job, FRANK LAMPARD is said to be keeping an eye on the situation at Leicester. According to reports, the former Chelsea midfielder is planning a comeback to management and sees Leicester as the ideal place to do so. Lampard, 43, has been linked with managerial positions at Crystal Palace, Newcastle, and Norwich this season, but is said to have turned down the Carrow Road job. Lampard, according to The Mirror, considered the…

Brendan Rodgers has emerged as United’s leading candidate to succeed Solskjaer, topping a four-man shortlist. BRENDAN RODGERS has been named as Manchester United’s top candidate for the job. A top agent has been scouting prospective replacements to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who is currently under criticism. Last month, SunSport learned that the Red Devils’ board of directors had a four-man shortlist to replace Solskjaer if he is fired. Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers, Antonio Conte, Zinedine Zidane, and Erik ten Hag were among them. Conte, the former Chelsea manager who led the team to the Premier League title, was interested but did…

Man United CANNOT select Brendan Rodgers as their new manager due of his Liverpool ties, according to McManaman. Because of his Liverpool ties, Manchester United could never hire Brendan Rodgers as manager. According to Steve McManaman, a former Anfield winger, this is the case. Rodgers is one of four candidates on United’s four-man shortlist to replace under-fire Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, according to SunSport. McManaman, 49, an ex-Real Madrid player, believes the Northern Irishman’s three-year term as Liverpool manager would be unappealing at Old Trafford. “I can’t see Brendan going there,” he told HorseRacing.net. “Yes, I believe he has the credentials,…

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