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Leicester City promoted to the Premier League

Leicester City promoted to the Premier League after rivals QPR and Derby fail to win.

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Will Leicester City be promoted to the Premier League today?

Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring the first goal after just 10 minutes . Credit: Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport

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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