RANIERI SACKED: an immediate reaction

Image from the Daily Star Unbelievable. It’s almost as unbelievable as their title win back in May. On Thursday evening, Claudio Ranieri was sacked by Leicester City, nine months after doing the impossible; giving the Foxes their first Premier League title against all the odds. Twenty-four hours before the news broke the footballing world, the Italian was cheering on the touchline as Jamie Vardy gave Leicester a very strong lifeline in their Champions League journey, scoring a crucial away goal in a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla. How on earth has it all come to this? What are the owners thinking? Just over two weeks ago, the Leicester City owners gave their manager a vote of confidence, outlining their “unwavering support” for Ranieri, following