Ranieri is out at Leicester. A mere nine months after veteran Italian manager Claudio Ranieri engineered one of the greatest upsets in sports history by winning the Premier League with a Leicester City team that most thought was as likely to be relegated as to survive, he was fired on Thursday. “Claudio
Rooney still wants to ‘fight for success’ with United. Wayne Rooney is going nowhere. Despite reports that outrageous sums of money awaited him in the Chinese Super League, the 31-year-old Rooney cleared up his immediate future on Thursday by announcing that he will remain at Manchester United.
The Gunners are through to the FA Cup quarterfinals. Such have been the woes of Arsenal’s season lately that even a fifth-round FA Cup tie at a fifth-tier opponent didn’t quite feel like a total certainty. Back-to-back losses in the Premier League allowed Chelsea to open up a 10-point lead.