Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

Berner pens new deal

Berner pens new deal

Leicester left-back Bruno Berner has signed a one-year contract extension at the Walkers Stadum.

Berner had previous declared his will to leave the club as a result of his lack of first team football, but injury to Greg Cunningham has persuaded the Swiss defender to stay.

"It is more a case of I have to move rather than I want to move and end this lovely chapter at Leicester City," Berner said at the time.

Manager Sven-Goran Eriksson had reiterated his desires to hang onto Berner, who was one of the club's most consistent performers in their successful play-off season last year.

The defender himself revealed that a number of Championship clubs were chasing his signature, but a new run back in the first team has persuaded him to stay put with the Foxes.

Berner is a popular favourite among the Blue Army for his wholehearted approach in a City shirt, and the contract extension is sure to please Foxes fans who had feared an early exit for the former Blackburn man.

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

Date:Thursday January 20 2011
Time: 12:25PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Frampton Fight Upgraded

Recent Leicester City Articles

Southampton Clash Confirmed For Leicester

A new date for Leicester City's Premier League tie against Southampton has now been confirmed.

Harsh Chelsea Loss For Leicester Duo

Claude Puel and Wes Morgan have both been reflecting on a 'harsh' defeat to Chelsea in the FA Cup at the weekend.

We Deserved A Different Chelsea Result

Leicester City manager Claude Puel has spoken of his disappointment at FA Cup exit to Chelsea yesterday.

Stats: Leicester City v Chelsea

All the stats from Leicester City (1) vs (2) Chelsea, King Power Stadium, 18/3/18 Att: 31,792

Leicester City Archived Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA - Chelsea MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Okazaki0%
Sub - Diabate0%
Sub - Adrien Silva0%
Sub - Gray0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Leicester City Results (view all)

Leicester City Fixtures

Vital Football Comment