Leicester City will mark a year since the tragic helicopter crash which claimed the lives of five people, including beloved club chairman
Sunday 27 October will mark the one year anniversary of the tragedy which killed Khun Vichai, club staff Kaveporn Punpare and Nusara Suknamai, and pilots Eric Swaffer and Izabela Lechowicz.
Complimentary tribute scarves are to be left for each fan at the ground and a minute's silence is to be held prior to the kick off at 3.00pm.
The Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Memorial Garden will also be opened on 27 October, with the club's chief executive Susan Whelan saying: “Appropriate and respectful management of the accident site is something to which we have given great consideration over the last 12 months.
"Supporters and visitors have shown impeccable respect during our immediate efforts to protect it and we are now in a position to confirm our permanent intentions for the site.
“From the scene of a tragedy, we aim to build something peaceful, something poignant and something beautiful, where supporters of today and of future generations can remember what one man’s vision did for this club, this community.
“The Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Memorial Garden will be the latest in a series of lasting tributes that will form part of Khun Vichai’s legacy.”
Srivaddhanaprabha was a hugely popular figure after buying the club from
Source : 90min