Craig Shakespeare

Born: October 26, 1963 (age 53)


Hometown: Birmingham, England
Nationality: England flag English

Assistant Manager Craig Shakespeare of Leicester City during the Sky Bet Championship match against Watford on February 8, 2014
Career History
Managerial2002-Leicester City
Sports Mole has 230 articles about Craig Shakespeare. Articles 1 to 40:
Jamie Vardy warms up prior to the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Craig Shakespeare: 'Jamie Vardy to feature in EFL Cup'
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare says that striker Jamie Vardy will feature in the EFL Cup against Sheffield United after shaking off an injury.
16:22
Jamie Vardy warms up prior to the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Craig Shakespeare expects Jamie Vardy to be "fine" after hobbling off
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare hopes to have Jamie Vardy, as well as Danny Drinkwater and Kelechi Iheanacho, back to full fitness in the next week.
Aug 20, 09:31
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare on March 14, 2017
Craig Shakespeare happy with "professional" Leicester City performance
Craig Shakespeare is happy with Leicester City's "professional performance" in their 2-0 Premier League win over Brighton & Hove Albion.
Aug 19, 18:32
Jamie Vardy in action during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Brighton & Hove Albion on August 19, 2017
Result: Jamie Vardy hobbles off as Leicester City see off Brighton & Hove Albion
Leicester City cruise to a comfortable 2-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion at the King Power Stadium but will be worried about Jamie Vardy, who hobbled off the pitch.
Aug 19, 17:10
Leicester City striker Islam Slimani celebrates after giving Leicester the lead during their Champions League Group G match against Porto at the King Power Stadium on September 27, 2016
Report: Watford keen on Leicester City striker Islam Slimani
Leicester City striker Islam Slimani is reportedly wanted by Watford boss Marco Silva, who has previously managed the Algerian during their time at Sporting Lisbon.
Aug 16, 15:00
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater in action during his side's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion at the King Power Stadium on November 6, 2016
Chelsea to return for Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater?
Chelsea are reportedly planning to make a second bid for Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater next week.
Aug 12, 18:15
Craig Shakespeare watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Leicester City on March 18, 2017
Craig Shakespeare disappointed with late Leicester City loss at Arsenal
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare describes the manner of his side's late 4-3 defeat at Arsenal on Friday night as "very disappointing".
Aug 11, 22:43
Alexandre Lacazette in Arsenal training gear in July 2017
Team News: Alexandre Lacazette, Sead Kolasinac handed Premier League debuts by Arsenal
Arsenal hand Premier League debuts to both Sead Kolasinac and Alexandre Lacazette as the Gunners open their new domestic campaign at home to Leicester City.
Aug 11, 18:49
Jamie Vardy scores his side's second during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on August 11, 2017
Live Commentary: Arsenal 4-3 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Arsenal's 4-3 win over Leicester City, as the Gunners kicked off their campaign with a thrilling victory.
Aug 11, 18:45
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on October 22, 2016
Monchi: 'No further Roma bids for Riyad Mahrez'
Roma insist that they are sticking with their current bid of £32m in the pursuit of Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez.
Aug 11, 16:05
General View of Oakwell Stadium, Barnsley Football Club during the npower Championship match between Barnsley and Blackpool at Oakwell Stadium on September 15, 2012
Leicester City midfielder Harvey Barnes joins Barnsley
Young Leicester City midfielder Harvey Barnes joins Championship side Barnsley on a season-long loan.
Aug 11, 14:59
Andros Townsend in action for Crystal Palace on August 27, 2016
Leicester City eyeing Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend?
Leicester City are reportedly considering a move for Crystal Palace winger Andros Townsend as a possible replacement for Riyad Mahrez.
Aug 11, 13:56
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on October 22, 2016
Arsene Wenger: Arsenal "never close" to signing Riyad Mahrez
Arsene Wenger further distances himself from Riyad Mahrez, claiming that Arsenal have no reason to sign the Leicester City winger.
Aug 11, 10:30
A general view during the UEFA Champions League last 16 round match between Arsenal and PSV Eindhoven at The Emirates Stadium on March 7, 2007
Preview: Arsenal vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews the opening fixture of the 2017-18 Premier League season between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium.
Aug 10, 16:55
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Watford on May 6, 2017
Craig Shakespeare prepared to play "focused" Riyad Mahrez against Arsenal
Craig Shakespeare says that rumoured Roma and Inter Milan target Riyad Mahrez is in line to feature against Arsenal, as he 'remains committed' to Leicester City.
Aug 9, 19:41
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring Leicester's second from the penalty spot against Everton on December 19, 2015
Roma 'to make fourth bid for Riyad Mahrez'
Roma will reportedly return with a fourth offer for Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez.
Aug 9, 16:19
Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater and Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann in action during the Champions League match on April 18, 2017
Craig Shakespeare warns Chelsea off signing Danny Drinkwater
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare insists that his side are 'not a selling club' and will do their all to keep Danny Drinkwater away from Chelsea's clutches.
Aug 9, 15:17
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Swansea on April 24, 2016
Report: Inter Milan join Roma in race for Riyad Mahrez
A report claims that Inter Milan are now leading the race to sign Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City after Roma cooled their interest in the wantaway winger.
Aug 9, 15:05
Craig Shakespeare watches on during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Bournemouth on May 21, 2017
Craig Shakespeare relishing Kelechi Iheanacho, Jamie Vardy partnership
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare admits that he is looking forward to the prospect of Kelechi Iheanacho and Jamie Vardy forming a strike partnership at the Foxes.
Aug 8, 13:10
Demarai Gray in action for Leicester City on September 22, 2016
Bournemouth 'still interested in Demarai Gray'
Bournemouth reportedly still want to sign Leicester City attacker Demarai Gray this summer despite having had a £20m bid knocked back last week.
Aug 6, 19:39
Demarai Gray in action for Leicester City on September 22, 2016
Craig Shakespeare: 'Demarai Gray is happy at Leicester City'
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare reveals that he has held talks with Demarai Gray over his future at the club and believes that he is "happy" to stay.
Aug 3, 20:41
Kelechi Iheanacho in action during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho completes Leicester City move
Leicester City complete the signing of striker Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City on a five-year deal.
Aug 3, 19:31
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring Leicester's second from the penalty spot against Everton on December 19, 2015
Roma: 'No progress with Riyad Mahrez'
Roma's sporting director Monchi reveals that the club are no further forward in a deal for Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez.
Aug 3, 16:08
Demarai Gray in action for Leicester City on September 22, 2016
Leicester City 'reject £20m Bournemouth bid for Demarai Gray'
Leicester City reportedly reject a £20m bid from Bournemouth for England Under-21 winger Demarai Gray.
Aug 3, 14:59
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Swansea on April 24, 2016
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare: 'Mahrez wants to join top-six club'
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare says that Riyad Mahrez wants to join a top-six club this summer.
Aug 2, 11:31
Demarai Gray in action for Leicester City on September 22, 2016
Demarai Gray holds transfer talks with Leicester City?
Winger Demarai Gray reportedly holds talks with Leicester City over a potential move away from the King Power Stadium.
Jul 31, 18:11
Kelechi Iheanacho in action during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Pep Guardiola: 'Kelechi Iheanacho close to Leicester City move'
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that forward Kelechi Iheanacho is close to joining Leicester City.
Jul 31, 11:12
Kelechi Iheanacho in action during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Craig Shakespeare 'hopeful' over Kelechi Iheanacho deal
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare 'hopes' that his club will soon be able to announce the signing of Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho.
Jul 29, 20:22
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Watford on May 6, 2017
Wes Morgan: Riyad Mahrez "not slacking" despite transfer uncertainty
Wes Morgan hails the attacking qualities of Riyad Mahrez and insists that the winger will continue to give his all for Leicester City while he remains at the club.
Jul 25, 10:05
Jamie Vardy warms up prior to the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Jamie Vardy has "no regrets" over rejecting Arsenal last summer
Jamie Vardy says that he is more than happy to still be a Leicester City player after turning down the chance to join Arsenal in a £20m deal last summer.
Jul 24, 12:23
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring Leicester's second from the penalty spot against Everton on December 19, 2015
Report: Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez to pick Arsenal over Roma
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez is reportedly no longer interested in a move to Serie A side Roma as he wants a switch to Arsenal instead.
Jul 23, 22:21
Craig Shakespeare smiles during the warm-up prior to the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Craig Shakespeare proud of Leicester City players in Premier League Asia Trophy
Craig Shakespeare says that he is proud of his Leicester City players after they ended as runners-up in Hong Kong's Premier League Asia Trophy.
Jul 22, 19:46
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp before the match against Arsenal on March 4, 2017
Live Commentary: Leicester City 1-2 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool's 2-1 win over Leicester City in the Premier League Asia Trophy.
Jul 22, 13:00
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on October 22, 2016
Craig Shakespeare: 'Leicester City rejected Roma bid for Riyad Mahrez'
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare clarifies that an official bid has been lodged by Roma for Riyad Mahrez, but the "low offer" was rejected.
Jul 21, 09:48
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on October 22, 2016
Riyad Mahrez 'willing to take pay cut to force Leicester City exit'
Riyad Mahrez will see his wages reduce by nearly half if he joins Roma from Leicester City this summer, according to a report.
Jul 18, 22:47
Leicester City defender Robert Huth in action during the Premier League clash with Chelsea at the King Power Stadium on January 14, 2017
Robert Huth to miss start of Leicester City's season after undergoing ankle op
Leicester City will be without Robert Huth for the start of the Premier League season after he underwent ankle surgery.
Jul 18, 11:35
Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez in action during his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on October 22, 2016
Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare: 'No bids made for Riyad Mahrez'
Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare insists that the club have not received any bids for Riyad Mahrez, despite rumours linking the winger to Roma.
Jul 18, 10:35
Craig Shakespeare smiles during the warm-up prior to the Premier League game between Manchester City and Leicester City on May 13, 2017
Leicester City to sell 2016 summer signings?
Leicester City could reportedly sell each of the players they bought during the 2016 summer transfer window.
Jul 13, 14:43
General view of the King Power Stadium, home to Leicester City Football Club, in Leicester, central England, on August 31, 2014
Leicester City keen on Oxford United winger Marvin Johnson?
Leicester City reportedly emerge as favourites to complete the surprise signing of Oxford United winger Marvin Johnson.
Jul 13, 13:40
Hull City's Eldin Jakupovic gives a thumbs-up to the crowd after saving a late penalty in the Premier League match against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Leicester City 'to reignite Eldin Jakupovic interest'
Leicester City reportedly prepare a fresh approach for Hull City's £2m-rated goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic.
Jul 12, 11:38



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