Writer: Site Staff
Date:Sunday May 11 2008
The future of Ian Holloway will be known on Monday when Milan Mandaric makes an announcement on his future, and although Holloway wants to stay on he realises that it is not just about him, it is about the club as a whole: 'Milan's been in America with his family but I'm going to see him on Monday,' Holloway told BBC Sport. 'The papers have been speculating about my future... but there's bigger things at stake than Ian Holloway. It's not about my future, it's about Leicester.'
Although Holloway was unable to save the Foxes from relegation he has no regrets about leaving Plymouth, who were flying high in the Championship at the time, to take up the position and hopes that he will be able to stay, he added: 'I left a team that was fourth in the table to come here but I still think I made the right decision. Leicester had problems and that's why I got the job.
'You've got to look at what happened and everybody takes responsibility for their part in it... but I'm absolutely devastated and I feel totally devastated for the fans.'
He is looking to the likes of Nottingham Forest as an example that it is possible to come back and hopes that he will be allowed the chance to do this: 'Nottingham Forest went down, got rid of a load of trouble that they had, and they've come up this season with loads of optimism. We've got to do the same and I'm totally determined to do that.
'Whether I'll get the chance, who knows, but I've got a two-year contract left... so I shall be talking to the main man on Monday and see how we go.'
Will Ian Holloway be given the chance to bring Leicester up again or will Mandaric again wield his axe, as he is so renowned for doing?
Vital Football are currently looking for a site editor for this site.
Have you got the passion for your club? Are you over 18? Do you have experience in writing news and match reports? Or have you got a site that you want to move over to this exciting new network with free hosting and a content managed system on offer? If so you could be just what we are looking for!
Apply via the advert under the banner or by Clicking Here.
You don't have to be a site editor to contribute, if you have something to say on your club, simply submit it via the suggest an article link in the right hand side column.
Date:Sunday May 11 2008
Keane Thanks The Fans (Thursday May 23 2013)
Duo Get International Call Ups (Wednesday May 22 2013)
Foxes Looking Forward To Hong Kong Sevens (Monday May 20 2013)
Pearson Will Keep His Position (Saturday May 18 2013)
Moore In World Cup Shot? (Saturday May 18 2013)
A tired argument (Wednesday May 15 2013)
Pearson Almost Lost For Words (Monday May 13 2013)
Stats: Watford v Leicester (Sunday May 12 2013)
Semi Final Is Evenly Poised (Friday May 10 2013)
It's Only Half Time - Nugent (Friday May 10 2013)
|Crystal Palace||2||-||2||Leicester City|
|5. Crystal Palace||46||19||15||12||11||72|
|6. Leicester City||46||19||11||16||23||68|
|LUFC On This Day - 25th May
» Leeds Utd : 25/05/2013 09:42:00
|Blues Announce More Friendlies
» Ipswich : 25/05/2013 08:45:00
|Behold, Team GB.
» Blackburn : 24/05/2013 22:06:00
|Bowyer appointed new Rovers manager
» Blackburn : 24/05/2013 20:49:00
|LUFC Lees ready to fight for place in side
» Leeds Utd : 24/05/2013 20:48:00
|Redmond England Afterthought
» Birmingham : 24/05/2013 20:11:00
|Carson Quizzed Over Unusual Cheques
» Birmingham : 24/05/2013 20:09:00