Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died last week when his helicopter crashed in a car park next to the Premier League club’s stadium.
The club, and city, he walked into and the ones he leaves behind as his legacy are universes apart
Jamie Vardy, Harry Maguire and others thanked 'dedicated and passionate' Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.
Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's son arrived at the King Power Stadium on Monday to pay tribute to his father.
Fans have been leaving flowers and other mementos outside the King Power stadium in Leicester, in tribute to the football club’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who died in a helicopter crash over the weekend. Hugely popular among fans, Srivaddhanaprabha bought the club in 2010, and oversaw it winning the Premier League in 2016.
Flowers are being left near where the helicopter used by Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha crashed in flames.
This is without doubt a bitter end to the most wonderful story this modest city has ever seen. Leicester's charming Roman conqueror has fallen, but this is our club and our fairytale - so, Jose Mourinho, Gary Lineker, Hozier and whoever else who thinks we're now the bad guys - save your crocodile tears and your national funeral for somebody else.