Defeated Paul Nuttall sets sights on Leicester City job

UKIP leader points to his outstanding goal-scoring record at Tranmere and World Cup win with Brazil.

Claudio Ranieri was sacked by Leicester City
REPLACED? Ranieri (Image: Roberto Vicario)

Just hours after losing out to Labour in the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election, UKIP leader Paul Nuttall set his sights on replacing Claudio Ranieri as Leicester City manager.

Citing credentials such as his unparalleled goal-scoring record for Tranmere Rovers and World Cup win with Brazil, Nuttall quickly snapped up a house in Leicester and claimed to have lost “many close personal friends” during the racist sex tape in Thailand in summer 2015.

Speaking exclusively to Football Burp, Nuttall explained how being Steve Claridge’s brother made him the perfect candidate.

He said: “I am, honest. Go ask him.

“Actually, don’t.