Nigel Pearson

Nigel Pearson

Nigel Pearson

  • Date of Birth: 21 August 1963
  • Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottingham, England

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      Claudio Ranieri set for EPL return?

      Former Leicester City and Chelsea boss Claudio Ranieri could make a swift return to English management with Watford in the summer.

      Former Middlesbrough captain interested in manager role

      With Middlesbrough's relegation back to the Championship confirmed, their focus now turns to next season, as they look for an instant return to the top flight. Current caretaker manager Steve Agnew is expected to step aside, and a former captain of the club has admitted that he would be interested in the role. 

      Ryan Giggs may take over at Middlesbrough

      Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs is on the shortlist to take over as the next permanent manager of Middlesbrough. The Premier League strugglers have been under the temporary management of Steve Agnew since the departure of Aitor Karanka, and look set to be relegated to the Championship in the coming weeks. 

      Leicester Manager Candidate "Out Of Order"

      A former Premier League footballer has accused Leicester City interim manager Craig Shakespeare of being out of order for declaring that he wants to be the next permanent manager at the King Power Stadium. 

      Guus Hiddink tipped for Leicester job?

      Former Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink has emerged as a potential option to succeed Claudio Ranieri at Leicester City.

      "Yesterday My Dream Died" Ranieri Releases Statement

      Following the dismissal of Claudio Ranieri as Leicester City manager yesterday, everybody in the world of football seems to have had their say on the situation, apart from the man himself. This afternoon, the Italian manager released a statement for the first time since his departure. 

      Ranieri Sacked

      Claudio Ranieri has sensationally been sacked by Leicester City owners, less than a year after the Foxes won the Premier League title under his management.

      Should Ranieri Get Sacked if Leicester Get Relegated?

      It’s been a crazy 19 months for Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri.

      Leicester City's demise - what's happened?

      Last year Leicester City charged to the title in impressive fashion, but this year Claudio Ranieri's side have struggled; but what has gone wrong?

      Leicester warn Arsenal off Mahrez move

      Leicester City have informed Arsenal that Riyad Mahrez is not for sale at any price this summer, according to reports.

      Arsenal lodge Mahrez bid

      Arsenal have made a €41 million offer for Riyad Mahrez, with the Leicester City winger desperate to join the Gunners, according to reports in France.

      Arsenal readying second Riyad Mahrez bid

      Arsenal are set to make a second bid to sign Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City, according to reports.

      Leicester boss agrees new deal

      Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has signed a new four year contract to keep him at the club till June 2020. 

      Can Villa bounce back?

      This weekend Aston Villa were finally relegated to the Championship after what has been a season of woe for the claret and blue fans that must of seemed like a lifetime.

      The Leicester City Fairytale - How Its Happened

      Leicester city currently find themselves 5 points clear at the top of the premier league. It is a fairy-tale story that has captivated the imagination of every football fan around the world. With only 7 games to go until the end of the season, they are in a great position to cause one of the biggest shocks world football has ever seen.

      Chelsea in shock approach for Claudio Ranieri

      Chelsea are rumoured to have contacted Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri regarding a summer move back to Stamford Bridge. Ranieri has helped the Foxes to second in the Premier League table.

      Guus Hiddink linked with Leicester City job

      Former Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink has entered the running to take over the managerial reigns at Premier League side Leicester City.

      Leicester City chasing Carl Jenkinson

      Leicester City want to bring in Arsenal right back Carl Jenkinson on loan. The youngster spent last season on loan with West Ham.

      Leicester City to sign Robert Huth?

      Leicester City will finalize a permanent deal for Stoke City defender Robert Huth this week.

      Glen Johnson to Leicester City?

      Former Liverpool full back Glen Johnson is in talks with Premier League side Leicester City, following his release from Anfield. Johnson is open to a move to Nigel Pearson's Foxes, according to reports this morning.