The Leicester City chairman who died in a helicopter crash was complied using a royal cremation in his native Thailand.

Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died and others once the helicopter crashed after taking off from the club scene on 27 October.

King Maha Vajiralongkorn presided over the service in Bangkok on Thursday.

New Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers along with striker Jamie Vardy were among people that attended the cremation.

Nusara Suknamai, Kaveporn Punpare, and pilots along with partners Eric Swaffer and Izabela Roza Lechowicz also died in the wreck at the King Power Stadium.

Leicester City players that were not involved with fittings being played throughout the current global fracture went to Asia, with former England striker Jamie Vardy and club captain Wes Morgan among the attendees.

Brendan Rodgers – that had been appointed Leicester manager a month after the club fired Claude Puel – was also at the service at Wat Debsirindrawas Ratchaworawiharn Temple.

A funeral for Mr Vichai, which was also attended with the squad, happened at a temple in Bangkok in November.

A memorial for Mr Swaffer and Ms Lechowicz took place at Guildford Cathedral in December.

The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) is running a probe into the cause of the crash.

In Decemberan AAIB report unearthed cockpit pedals had thrown from the tail of the aircraft, causing the aircraft to spin out of control and wreck.

An inquest into the death of those five people on board was opened and adjourned.

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