The 48-year-old, who completed barely six weeks of his three-year contract at the Walkers Stadium, should be in charge for Sunday´s Premier League match against Aston Villa.
Foxes chairman Milan Mandaric had already rejected two approaches for his manager in the past week but said in a statement last night on the club´s official website, www.lcfc.co.uk: "Gary left me with no choice last night (Tuesday) when he informed me he wanted to leave Leicester and talk to the Premier League club."
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