Cape Town - Leicester City announced on Thursday night that it had taken the decision to part company with Italian manager Claudio Ranieri.
Ranieri's position had come under intense scrutiny this season during a
slump that has left the Foxes just a point above the relegation zone
following last term's starting title triumph, with Leicester 5 000/1
no-hopers before the start of the 2015/16 campaign.
The decision to sack the Italian by the Foxes owners was widely condemned on Twitter by pundits and fans alike.
Here are some of the best reactions to Ranieri's sacking: