Vital Football

Latest Leicester City News

FA Derby Is New Year Tonic

FA Derby Is New Year Tonic

Assistant manager Craig Shakespeare has said an FA Cup derby following the festive schedule will be the perfect tonic for the club.

Speaking to lcfc.com Shakespeare said the trip to Nottingham Forest was perfect given the proximity as a lengthy travel could've have been very detrimental to us with how the games in the league fall.

'I don't see it as a bad draw. It's one that, travelling wise, around Christmas is good. It's nice and local and it might be a blessing in disguise.'

Despite the league being the priority, Shakespeare says we will be pushing to progress in the Cup because Leicester have to develop a winning mentality regardless of the opponent or the competition.

'It will be a good occasion and a good crowd, so we will go there and see if we can progress because I think in any team, if you can keep winning and have momentum, you never know where you'll end up. We want to go out and try to win every game, regardless.'

Vital Leicester on: facebook

Vital Leicester on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:SvensAmbition
Date:Tuesday December 6 2011
Time: 4:41PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Leicester City Articles

Trio React To Southampton Win

Leicester City manager Claude Puel, Andy King and Harry Maguire have been giving their thoughts following the comfortable victory over Southampton in midweek.

Leicester City Injury Table Clearing

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Leicester City and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Officials - Leicester v Crystal Palace (16/12/17)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Leicester City and Crystal Palace this Saturday.

Vital View - Premier League - 12th-13th December 2017

The Premier League season continued with the latest round of games played during midweek, 12th-13th December.

Leicester City Archived Articles

Vital Leicester articles from

Site Journalists

SvensAmbition
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Southampton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Schmeichel0%
Simpson0%
Maguire0%
Morgan0%
Fuchs0%
Ndidi25%
King0%
Mahrez0%
Okazaki50%
Chilwell0%
Vardy25%
Sub - Gray0%
Sub - Albrighton0%
Sub - Ulloa0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Leicester City Results (view all)

Leicester City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League