English Premier League team a David in a competition of Goliaths

City v City: Leicester City's Jamie Vardy has been at the heart of the 2015-16 fairytale. He's battling for possession with Manchester City's Nicolas Otamend in the clash on Wednesday morning. Pic: GETTY IMAGES

City v City: Leicester City's Jamie Vardy has been at the heart of the 2015-16 fairytale. He's battling for possession with Manchester City's Nicolas Otamend in the clash on Wednesday morning. Pic: GETTY IMAGES

HOW much longer can Leicester City's Barclays Premier League fairytale continue?

After the latest chapter in the story of the season - the nil-all draw with Manchester City on Wednesday morning - I'm tipping the Foxes can go most of the way.

That's my head talking. In my heart, I'll say Leicester can go ALL the way - how good would that be?

It would be, simply put, bloody amazing.

At one point last season, City was languishing in last place and in serious danger of a return to the Championship, which the Foxes had smashed by nine points the season before.

The team eventually finished 14th, making this season's efforts all the more remarkable.

I read an amazing fact in English media this week which highlights just how David Leicester's team is in a Premier League full of Goliaths.

Claudio Ranieri's pack of Foxes in Leicester's starting 11 is worth 21 million pounds, while Man City's is a staggering 292.9 million. Eight of City's players are worth more than Leicester's entire team.

The fact that Leicester is still in the hunt at the completion of round 18 is incredible. Unbelievable, even.

If you're looking to jump on Ranieri and company's bandwagon, the next Leicester match is against Bournemouth at 2am Sunday.

You can sit next to me. The longer you leave it, the less space there'll be.

Here's hoping we're still talking about the men from the East Midlands come the last Sunday of the campaign. It would surely be the sporting story of the year.

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