A football finance expert believes Leicester City's promotion to the Premier League will provide a huge economic boost to the area.
Robert Matusiewicz estimates the win could generate millions of pounds for the local economy and create hundreds of jobs.
A football finance expert has told ITV News Central that Leicester's promotion to the Premier League could give the club a boost of more than £100m.
The Foxes' top-flight future was confirmed over the weekend.
Robert Matusiewicz believes it is important that the extra revenue is spent in the right way.
Leicester City legend and club ambassador Alan Birchenall says that yesterday's promotion made the long wait 'all worth while'.
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Leicester have been promoted to the Premier League after rivals QPR lost to Bournemouth and Derby failed to win against Middlesbrough today.
Leicester City did all they could to secure promotion to the Premier League by beating Sheffield Wednesday at home last night.
In order to secure promotion, The Foxes need Queens Park Rangers to lose at Bournemouth and near rivals Derby County to fail to win away to Middlesbrough.
After the match boss Nigel Pearson said: "The bottom line is that although it’s not mathematically done yet, it’s going to be exceptionally hard for anybody to win all their games to catch us."
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