Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

Kee 'disappointed' at Foxes exit

Kee 'disappointed' at Foxes exit

The agent of former Leicester striker Billy Kee has revealed the disappointment of the 19-year-old to leave the club he grew up with.

Dean Sheehan, agent of Kee said: 'Billy would have loved to have remained with City and we were surprised he wasn't offered a new deal.

'He would not have been expensive and he has plenty of potential, and he loved the club. I think clubs like Leicester need to bring through some local talent.

'He would have run through a brick wall for City. He is a Leicester boy through and through. He had a great experience at Accrington last season and learned a lot. Once he got into his stride he did very well.

Kee spent time on loan with the League Two side for the majority of the campaign, finding the net nine times this season.

Whilst on loan with Stanley the youngster was called up to Northern Ireland's full squad for the first time after replacing the injured Kyle Lafferty.

With an under-21 cap and several under-19 appearances under his belt, Kee is beginning to establish himself on the international scene and will be hoping to find a new club as soon as possible ahead of the new season.

But Sheehan is not worried about the striker's abilities to find a new club.

'However, it is not the end of it by any means and there are a number of clubs interested in him, so I am confident he can find a good club,' he said.

The 19-year-old has been linked with a host of League One and League Two clubs, and looks set to find his feet in the lower leagues soon enough.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:JBFox
Date:Friday May 21 2010
Time: 12:35PM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Leicester City Articles

Ulloa Wants Out & Other Rumours

It's being reported today that Leicester City striker Leonardo Ulloa has told the club he wants to move on this summer, with Swansea City already linked to him.

Ranieri Wants To Relish The Atmosphere

Manager Claudio Ranieri has told the Leicester team to relish the International Champions Cup atmosphere and use it for experience ahead of our maiden Champions League...

Walsh Heads To Everton

As expected, Head of Recruitment Steve Walsh has today left Leicester City and taken up the role of Director of Football with Everton.

Schmeichel Pleased With Oxford Run Out

Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has said it was good to be back in action in the recent friendly against Oxford United.

Archived Vital Leicester Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

SvensAmbition
Editor email
Profile
Foxes25
no email
Profile
Simon
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Chelsea MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Schmeichel24%
Simpson1%
Wasilewski2%
Morgan1%
Fuchs1%
Drinkwater12%
Kante6%
Mahrez44%
King1%
Gray2%
Vardy3%
Sub - Okazaki1%
Sub - Schlupp1%
Sub - Albrighton1%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Arsenal 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 WBA 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 West Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Leicester City Results (view all)

Leicester City Fixtures (view all)