December 21 2013 Latest news:
Championship: QPR 0 Leicester 1
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun could make his QPR debut against Leicester City tomorrow as the R’s put their unbeaten home record on the line.
QPR chief executive Phil Beard insists that the club’s survival in a new 40,000-capacity stadium will not be dependent on participation in the Premier League.
Leicester face their second top-of-the-table clash in a week when they travel to Loftus Road to take on Championship leaders QPR on Saturday.
QPR returned to the top of the Championship with former Blackpool winger Matt Phillips among the scorers in their 2-0 victory at Bloomfield Road.
Harry Redknapp will take his QPR side to Blackpool tomorrow in positive mood about the club’s long term future after the R’s announced plans move into a new 40,000-seater stadium.
QPR have announced plans to move into a new 40,000-capacity stadium as part of an ambitious project to be constructed at Old Oak in west London.
Matt Phillips insists he does not feel under extra pressure to add goals to his game as he prepares to face his former club this weekend.
Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp has signed free agent Israeli midfielder Yossi Benayoun on a short-term contract.
London-born Blackburn Rovers forward DJ Campbell is one of the six people arrested in connection with a football spot-fixing investigation, sources said.
QPR have been drawn to face Everton away in the FA Cup third round.
A minute’s applause will take place at all football matches in the Premier League, Football League and FA Cup this weekend to mark the passing of Nelson Mandela.
QPR manager Harry Redknapp could name an unchanged team for the visit of Blackburn this weekend.
QPR moved level on points with Championship leaders Leicester after what was a “really pleasing night” for assistant manager Kevin Bond against former club Bournemouth.
QPR assistant manager Kevin Bond handed the credit to Doncaster after the promotion favourites stumbled to an unexpected 2-1 defeat.
QPR will check on Junior Hoilett and Tom Carroll ahead of their trip to Doncaster.
Ground: Loftus Road (capacity: 18,360).
Honours: Second Division 1982, 2011.
Third Division: 1948, 1967.
Division Three South: 1946.
Southern League: 1908, 1912.
League Cup: 1967.
Leading goalscorer: George Goddard, 186.
Leading appearances: Tony Ingham, 519.