Ranieri: Signing new striker vital to title chances
Forget the Tinkerman nickname, for Claudio Ranieri is on course to become the Miracle Man.
While Leicester City’s Premier League title rivals cough and splutter their way through the season, Ranieri’s fairy-tale campaign could end with a denouement Hollywood scriptwriters would have dismissed as fantasy.
Now even Ranieri is being swept away on the wave of confidence, admitting that signing a new striker this month is “vital” in their hopes of continuing to upset the odds.
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