Walter Mazzarri to LEAVE Watford on Sunday with Claudio Ranieri favourite to replace him

The Italian boss took training this morning then met club chiefs for talks with tensions around Vicarage Road high. The Hornets board had been made aware that a number of players would try to leave if Mazzarri remained in charge. Mazzarri still hasn’t learnt English – he has continued to speak Italian in his press […]

Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare responds to Claudio Ranieri comments

The Italian was sacked nine months after winning the Premier League title and, during an interview on Sky Sports’ Monday Night Football, suggested someone behind the scenes could have been to blame. That led many to speculate that Shakespeare – the former assistant who replaced him as manager – was the man responsible. But on […]

Claudio Ranieri opens up after Leicester sacking: This is why it happened

Speaking in public for the first time since his sacking while a guest on Sky Sports’ Monday Night Football, Ranieri refused to name the people he was referring to but dismissed rumours the players stuck the knife in. “Maybe it was someone behind me,” said Ranieri. “I had a little problem the year before and […]

Exclusive: Thug tried to ram Jamie Vardy’s family off the road after Ranieri sacking

The Daily Express has learned how an unknown male driver deliberately slammed on the brakes in front of the distinctive white vehicle of Rebekah Vardy while their children Sofia, two, and baby Finley, just two months, were strapped in the back of the vehicle. Rebekah swerved around the car, whose driver gesticulated wildly from behind […]

Danny Simpson backs this man to replace Claudio Ranieri at Leicester

Leicester ended their five-game losing streak in the Premier League with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Liverpool in Shakespeare’s first game in charge since Claudio Ranieri’s sacking. Shakespeare, 53, is expected to take charge of the champion’s visit of Hull on Saturday (3pm) as the Leicester board continue their search. “I can’t see why not, […]

Leicester in secret talks with Roy Hodgson over replacing sacked boss Claudio Ranieri

TheMailOnline claim the former England boss held secret talks with Leicester representatives last Friday in south-west London following Claudio Ranieri’s controversial sacking.  It is claimed the 69-year-old is admired as a long-term successor to Ranieri by Leicester owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.  Hodgson is said to be interested in a return to management following his stint with […]

Leicester 3 – Liverpool 1: Jamie Vardy helps Foxes to victory in post-Claudio Ranieri era

Leicester began well and looked like a different team to the one which has been seen in the past few weeks.  Shinji Okazaki first went close when he forced Simon Mignolet into a fine save with his flying header.  Robert Huth then had a free header from a corner but slammed it over the top. […]

Jose Mourinho slams Leicester stars for selfishness leading to Claudio Ranieri sacking

Just 48 hours before the EFL Cup final, the Manchester United manager wore the initials “CR” on his top in his press conference yesterday in support of Claudio Ranieri, before launching his scathing attack on the Foxes squad, many of who signed lucrative new contracts after lifting the Premier League championship last season. Jose Mourinho […]

'Yesterday my dream died' Claudio Ranieri in emotional statement post Leicester sacking

And now the Italian has had his say in an emotional statement. “Yesterday my dream died,” Ranieri said. “After the euphoria of last season and being crowned Premier League champions all I dreamt of was staying with Leicester City, the club I love, for always. “Sadly this was not to be. “I wish to thank […]