LEICESTER, England -- Three thoughts from the King Power Stadium on Leicester City's 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
1. Leicester hold off Tottenham
Tottenham threw the kitchen sink at it, but could not find a way back. They had given themselves too much to do, having been undone by spectacular goals by two players that beat them to the 2015-16 title: Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez.
Vardy's brilliantly improvised volley from Marc Albrighton's chipped cross from the left flank...
LONDON -- There was a point in David Moyes's first home game as West Ham manager when things could have really turned against him. His team was being emphatically outplayed by a Leicester side who had taken an early lead, and Moyes's men looked like they didn't have the wit to string three passes together, never mind score a goal.
The new manager stood on the touchline with his arms folded and head shaking, as if he was the only man in the stadium who couldn't believe what shambles was unfolding...
Jamie Vardy has revealed that he was at least partially responsible for his wife Rebekah having to go through the harrowing ordeal of a Bushtucker trial on "I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here".
The Leicester City star chortled that he voted "five times" to see Rebekah take on the challenge, which consisted of eating a variety of gruesome items, including an ostrich foot, on live television.
Bex's face when she finds out that I voted for her 5 times on the app to do the eating trial 😂 Sorry babe just wanted everyone to see that you're fearless & you proved me right 👊🏼 pic.twitter.com/a831HsTLtQ
LEICESTER, England -- Three quick thoughts from Leicester 0-2 Manchester City in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
1. Nobody can stop City slickers
Leicester City never saw it coming. After 44 minutes of redoubtable defending, Manchester City passed through them like a pale blue spectre. All they could do was stand and watch. David Silva played the ball to Raheem Sterling, he exchanged a one-two with Kevin De Bruyne and slipped the ball through to Silva as the Spaniard burst into the penalty...
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more realistic and reliable the whisper.
Here are today's top five emerging whispers. And keep an eye on Transfer Talk for all the latest gossip,
Riyad Mahrez to Marseille
New Leicester City manager Claude Puel has a task on his hands to keep hold of his Algerian international winger, with Marseille looking...