Lineker posts moving tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after death is confirmed

first_img REVEALED 2 Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade REVEALED Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move “He allowed us, as supporters, to achieve our dreams.””We had the highest high but this really is the lowest low in the history of the football club.”#LCFC fan & talkSPORT reporter @MrGeoffPeters pays an emotional tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.#RIPVichai— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) October 29, 2018 Lineker is from Leicester where his father ran a fruit and veg stall for more than 40 years. The former striker began his career at the club Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ ADVICE Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was a hugely popular man in Leicester and with him as chairman, the club won the Premier League title despite being 5,000-1 outsiders BEST OF no dice Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? RANKED Football news MONEY And on hearing confirmation that Srivaddhanaprabha had tragically lost his life, he posted a picture of the man holding the Premier League trophy on Instagram, alongside the caption: “Deeply saddened to hear the confirmation that Leicester chairman, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was one of 5 people to lose their lives in the helicopter crash on Saturday evening.“A quiet, unassuming man who will always be remembered with great fondness and respect. He also helped to bring the most magical, miraculous title win in the history of football. Thank you, Chairman for all you did for our football club. #RIP”Geoff Peters, a talkSPORT reporter and lifelong Leicester fan, said Srivaddhanaprabha was “one of us” in an emotional tribute and highlighted how well thought of he was. Gary Lineker has paid tribute to Leicester chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha following the confirmation of his death.The 60-year-old, two members of his staff, the pilot and a passenger were killed when their helicopter spiralled out of control, crashed and burst into flames on Saturday after the club’s game against West Ham. huge blow Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury 2 REPLY Thousands of mourners have left flowers outside the King Power stadium, with players also paying their respects.Lineker, who began his professional football career at Leicester and has remained a fan ever since, said his recent Match of the Day broadcast was one of the most difficult he has ever done. shining Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card last_img read more

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