Shock: Masterkeeper Schmeichel leaves Leicester

After eleven years, master keeper Kasper Schmeichel leaves the English football club Leicester City and also relocates to OGC Nizza to France. The Foxes revealed this on Wednesday.

Schmeichel plays in Nice under the former Bundesliga trainer Lucien Favre, who returned to the French at the end of June. The Swiss had actually currently cared for the club from Cote D’Azur from 2016 to 2018.

His impact and leadership on as well as beside the square speak quantities concerning him as an expert, as a football gamer and as an individual, stated Managing Supervisor Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha: The experiences he, the club and also our fans have actually shared over the past eleven years, suggest that he will certainly always continue to be part of this family.

The Danish group captain commemorated the go back to the Premier League with Leicester in 2014 and the only champion in club history in 2016.

With Schmeichel, that originated from Leeds United in 2011, the club won the FA Cup for the very first time after the champion title in the previous year, in enhancement the success in the Supercup (Area Shield). The 35-year-old has actually run 479 times for Leicester, only two gamers have completed more missions.