Leicester sack Claudio Ranieri
As you’ll be well aware by now, Claudio Ranieri was sacked by Leicester on Thursday night.
It’s a decision that’s left the football world in shock, particularly among neutral Premier League fans, who fell in love with the Leicester fairytale last season, when they sprang from nowhere to win the most incredible Premier League title ever.
But result this season have gone south, and the Thai owners decided to wield the axe on the avuncular Italian.
Kasper Schmeichel denies plotting Ranieri’s downfall
The story doing the rounds is that senior players plotted Ranieri’s downfall.
Disgruntled over tactics and team selections, they allegedly met with the owners and asked for the Italian to be sacked.
But in this very intense interview, Kasper Schmeichel denies that story out of hand.