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‘I Wanted To Kill Him’: Ranieri Rages At Kamara In Penalty Row

Fulham boss Claudio Ranieri admitted he felt like “killing” Aboubakar Kamara after the French striker ignored instructions and took the missed penalty that almost cost the London side victory against Huddersfield on Saturday. Fulham secured a 1-0 win against their Premier League relegation rivals when Aleksandar Mitrovic scored in stoppage time. Minutes earlier, however, usual penalty taker Mitrovic had seen …

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New Boss Ranieri Confident Of Pulling ‘Quality’ Fulham Out Of The Mire

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Claudio Ranieri said Friday that he was confident that he can drag rock bottom Fulham out of relegation danger after taking over at the newly-promoted Premier League side this week. Ranieri, the manager behind Leicester’s incredible 2016 league title win, took over from sacked Slavisa Jokanovic on Wednesday after his Serb predecessor only managed one win in 12 matches in …

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Fulham Appoint Ranieri As New Manager Following Jokanovic Sacking

Fulham have appointed former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri as their new manager after announcing the sacking of current boss Slavisa Jokanovic. The London club announced the appointment in a statement on their website outling that Ranieri who historically led Leicester City to the Premier League title in 2016, has signed a multi-year deal at Craven Cottage. Shahid Khan today …

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Riyad Mahrez Set To Depart Leicester City

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The Guardian has claimed that Leicester midfielder Riyad Mahrez wants to depart the club this summer.  Mahrez joined the Foxes in 2014 from Le Harvre and has made 122 appearances for the former Premier League champions. Mahrez was instrumental during Leicester’s title winning campaign and was voted the Premier League’s Player of the Year the same season. A French-born Algerian international, …

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Watch: Claudio Ranieri Defends Players In Discussion Over Sacking

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 18: Claudio Ranieri, Manager of Leicester City looks dejected during The Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round match between Millwall and Leicester City at The Den on February 18, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

It’s now been almost two months since news broke of Claudio Ranieri’s sacking at Leicester City. In that time the club’s fortunes have turned around pretty spectacularly, with just one loss coming this weekend at the hands of Everton in the period since he was shown the door. Every other match has resulted in a win for the Foxes, including …

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Leicester Return To Spain In Champions League Quarter-Final Draw

LEICESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 14: Christian Fuchs and Wes Morgan of Leicester City celebrate their team's 3-2 agg victory during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16, second leg match between Leicester City and Sevilla FC at The King Power Stadium on March 14, 2017 in Leicester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Leicester City’s reward for dumping Sevilla out of the Champions League last sixteen is another trip to Spain, to face 2016 finalists Atlético Madrid. Craig Shakespeare’s side defied the odds to get to the last eight stage and while they are very much the underdogs to progress to the last four, last season’s Premier League champions will still believe that …

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Shane Lowry Brilliantly Trolls Leicester City Players

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Shane Lowry loves a good laugh… Leicester City aren’t exactly flavour of the month amongst general football fans after the departure of Claudio Ranieri. Last season’s Cinderella Story has flipped on its head, and they have turned into the villains after the players’ role in the Italian manager’s sacking. The Foxes are in free-fall and are in a scrap for Premier …

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Jamie Vardy Breaks His Silence Following Claudio Ranieri’s Sacking

Football fans were taken aback this week when news of Claudio Ranieri’s sacking began to filter through early this week. Almost immediately after the news broke, rumours of a players revolt began to circulate online, with suggestions that a cartel of senior players forced Ranieri out of the club. Such stories were given a great deal substance when The Times reported …

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Watch: Sky Sports’ Tear-Jerking Tribute To Claudio Ranieri

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It’s been one of the most shocking and divisive stories in recent sporting memories. Claudio Ranieri was sacked this week just months after achieving the impossible. Leicester were crowned Premier League in May but this season, they’ve struggled massively domestically despite progressing comfortably to the knockout rounds of the Champions League. The Foxes lie just a point above the relegation …

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