Ranieri joins Sampdoria till 2021.


Claudio Ranieri has returned to management at Serie A side Sampdoria, after the Italian agreed a deal with the Genoa-based club through to 2021.

The Premier league winner was contacted by Sampdoria after Eusebio Di Francesco was sacked due to slow start to life in the league.

Ranieri did the unthinkable with Leicester City in 2016 by taking the league by storm, leaving City, United,Chelsea,Liverpool and Arsenal in limbo.

The Former Chelsea man would hope to lift the Genoa based side out of the relegation zone.