Leicester fans to get free beer and doughnuts this Sunday

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How well does a lager wash down a delicious doughnut?

Hmm, we are about to find out but food and drink always tastes better when it’s free. In the words of Homer Simpson: “Mmmm, doughnuts…”

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Premier League leaders Leicester City have announced that their chairman, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, will be celebrating his birthday next Monday and during the visit of Southampton to the King Power Stadium on Sunday (Watch live, 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra) each home fan will receive a free beer and a Krispy Kreme doughnut.

The Foxes owners certainly know how to make their fans happy and have previously launched several similar promotions on behalf of their wealthy owners from Thailand.

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In their final home game of 2015 the owners bought a beer for every home fan, and they did the same at the end of the 2013-14 season when Leicester were promoted to the Premier League.

And yes, manager Claudio Ranieri — who bought Pizza for his entire squad after they kept a clean sheet earlier this season — is pretty pumped about it too…