The club was founded in 1880 and since 1892 plays its home matches at Mattioli Woods Welford Road
Leicester have won 20 major titles. They were European Champions twice, back-to-back in 2001 and 2002 and have won a record 10 English Championships
Won eight Anglo-Welsh Cups, most recently in 2017. Leicester last won the Premiership Rugby title in the 2013 and appeared in a record nine successive Premiership finals, from 2005 to 2013
Three Leicester Tigers players were members of the 2003 Rugby World Cup Final winning England side including captain Martin Johnson.
Leicester are one of only four teams never to have been relegated from the top division
The club's formal name is Leicester Football Club but is widely known by the nickname "Tigers"