Football: Ranieri Extends Leicester Stay

Football: Ranieri extends Leicester stay

LONDON, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 10th Augst,2016) - Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has signed a new four-year deal that is set to keep him at the Premier League champions until June 2020, the club announced Wednesday. The 64-year-old Italian joined the Midlands side just prior to the start of last season after former manager Nigel Pearson was sacked and led the Foxes to their first English top-flight title as they stunned the Premier League's established elite.

"Leicester City Football Club is delighted to announce that its first-team manager, Claudio Ranieri, has signed a new contract with the Premier League champions," the club statement said.