LEICESTER, England | Leicester’s farewell to owner who delivered soccer fairytale
LEICESTER, England— The soundtrack to Leicester’s sporting fairytale now carries a mournful melody.
On the streets where improbable success was toasted two years ago, the “Champions of England” chant reverberated again on Saturday, this time as the chorus for thousands of fans marching with players to the scene of unthinkable tragedy.
A melancholic lyric has been added to honor the owner who made one of the greatest sporting underdog successes possible:
“Champions of England.