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Kilmarnock: Could Steve Clarke’s side ‘do a Leicester’ and win Scottish Premiership?

Watch: The goals that put Kilmarnock top of the Premiership Celtic midfielder Ryan Christie believes it is “too early to say” whether current leaders Kilmarnock could go on to win the Scottish Premiership. Steve Clarke’s side leapfrogged Rangers on Wednesday to become the fourth different table-toppers this season after their 2-0 win over Livingston. It is the first time the ...

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Leicester City crash helicopter rotor controls failed

Image copyright Getty Images/Facebook/Instagram Image caption (L-R): Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, Kaveporn Punpare, Nusara Suknamai, Izabela Roza Lechowicz and Eric Swaffer were killed in the crash The helicopter which crashed killing Leicester City’s chairman and four others span out of control after a mechanism became disconnected, investigators have said. An Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) report found cockpit pedals had disconnected from ...

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Leicester City helicopter crash: Claude Puel says result at Cardiff ‘not important’

‘We are all numb with sadness and shock’ – Leicester manager Leicester manager Claude Puel says the result is “not important” when they play Cardiff on Saturday – their first match since the club’s owner died in a helicopter crash at the weekend. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others were killed in the crash outside King Power Stadium on Saturday. Puel ...

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Leicester City helicopter crash: Aircraft ‘spun’ after take-off

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe widely shared footage shows the take-off of the helicopter Video footage of the helicopter carrying the Leicester City owner shows it spinning moments before it crashed killing him and four others. Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died along with two members of his staff, the pilot and a passenger in the crash outside the ...

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Leicester City helicopter crash: Son hails ‘extraordinary father’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha says he intends to carry on his father’s “mission” The son of Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha has thanked people for their “overwhelming support” following his father’s death. Aiyawatt, known as Top, said he was “extremely proud to have such an extraordinary father”, after he died in a helicopter crash on Saturday night. ...

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Leicester helicopter crash: Foxes will face Cardiff on Saturday following death of owner

Leicester City pay their respects at the King Power Stadium Leicester City’s Premier League match at Cardiff on Saturday will go ahead following the death of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in a helicopter crash. Srivaddhanaprabha and four others were killed in the crash outside the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Tuesday’s EFL Cup tie between Leicester and Southampton was postponed. There ...

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Family lay wreath at UK stadium after Leicester owner killed in helicopter crash

LEICESTER, England (Reuters) – The weeping wife and son of Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha laid a wreath outside the soccer club’s stadium on Monday as tributes poured in after the Thai tycoon’s death in a helicopter crash. Vichai and four others were killed when his helicopter crashed next to the King Power stadium and then exploded after a Premier ...

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