Music legend Chris Rea reveals how much he won after betting on Leicester to win title

Music legend Chris Rea reveals how much he won after betting on Leicester to win title
 

Middlesbrough music legend Chris Rea has revealed he won a bet on Leicester City winning the Premier League title.
The 65-year-old singer-songwriter and lifelong Boro fan said in a BBC interview that he won £820 from a £1 bet.
He explained that he decided to put on the secret bet over the Christmas holidays after Claudio Ranieri’s team got a good result.
He said: “I can’t remember who it was and they (his family) were all talking about how people are acknowledging them.
“I don’t know why (he put the bet on)...maybe the same reason I keep surviving terrible operations in hospital.”
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13 May 2016 in Regional North East, Views: 22
Source: Gazette Live
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