Leicester pay tribute as they play first game since owner's death

Leicester fans with a flag dedicated to Vichai

Leicester City staff, players and fans are preparing for an emotional day when they play their first match since the death of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

Supporters travelling for the game away at Cardiff City on Saturday started the day with a free breakfast and tribute t-shirt provided by the club.

Fans are expected to unfurl a huge flag tribute to Srivaddhanaprabha, from Thailand, before kick-off and players will wear their own t-shirt tributes to the man known affectionately as 'The Boss'.

The Premier League match at 15:00 BST in Cardiff is the Foxes' first since Srivaddhanaprabha and four other people were killed in the crash outside King Power Stadium on 27 October.

Manager Claude Puel has said the result in Cardiff is "not important" but forward Jamie Vardy said the players wanted to play at Cardiff so they can honour Srivaddhanaprabha.

Srivaddhanaprabha's funeral began at a temple in Bangkok, Thailand, on Saturday.

Leicester shirts
Leicester fans raise flags commemorating their Premier League success in 2015-16
Fans applaud as Jamie Vardy arrives
The match programme for Cardiff v Leicester
Leicester programme with dedication to Vichai
Leicester fan signs the book of condolence
Leicester fans with the Thailand flag
Cardiff flowers dedicated to Leicester

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