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31 July 2011, 10:37 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50
Despite going down 2-1 to Real Madrid, Leicester City Manager Sven-Goran Eriksson said it felt like he was part of a 'football party' yesterday.
There was a record crowd at the King Power Stadium, 32,188 fans watched the Foxes take on Jose Mourinho's men.
"It was a good game and very good for us.
"Physically we're ready [for the new season] and the new players have settled in really well. I can at least promise you that defensively, as a team, we are much better than last season and that was a must."
Leicester face Coventry on Saturday.