Leicester City have announced that their former manager Craig Shakespeare, has been diagnosed with cancer. And is currently undergoing treatment. Shakespeare has worked with Leicester many times.
. He held the position of assistant between 2008-10 before returning to the same role again from 2011-17, after which he became manager for a short period,” former Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare revealed. “
Leicester added that Shakespeare was “very grateful for the kind well-wishes. He has been receiving and for the privacy. That he and his family have been shown during this challenging time”.
Leicester chief executive Susan Whelan said: “Everyone at the club sends their strength and support to Craig, his wife Karen and their children Elle and Jed. ยูฟ่าเบท
Craig is extremely grateful for the well-wishes he has received and the respect for his and his family’s privacy. Hard times’
“They will all be in our thoughts and prayers as Craig progresses with his treatment, surrounded by the love befitting his place in the hearts of the Leicester City family and the wider game.”
Shakespeare became manager. After Claudio Ranieri was sack in 2017. Before taking over on a permanent basis but remaining in the job for only four months.
He then went on to work at Everton, Watford, Aston Villa and Norwich City before returning as an assistant to the Foxes in 2023. But he and Dean Myth couldn’t help the team avoid relegation.