‘I’m very, very angry!’ Ranieri tells Leicester to improve Premier League form

first_img Claudio Ranieri is proud of his team but insists they must do more in the Premier League 1 Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has said he is proud of his team’s achievements in the Champions League but is ‘very, very angry’ they are not having the same success in the Premier League this season.The Foxes made it three wins from three in their debut European campaign with a 1-0 victory over FC Copenhagen on Tuesday, with Riyad Mahrez’s winner keeping them top of Group G.They are five points clear and will reach the last 16 with victory in Copenhagen on November 2, having already beaten Porto and Brugge.READ MORE: Champions League destiny ‘in our own hands’ – Ranieri on Leicester’s perfect startBut while they have been enjoying great success in Europe, their domestic form has suffered with Leicester currently 13th in the table after just two wins from their opening eight games.The Foxes have already suffered more defeats than they accumulated in the whole last season when they were crowned champions.And Ranieri wants to see an instant improvement in his side in their next league outing against Crystal Palace, insisting the Premier League must now become their priority.“I’m very proud,” said the Italian.“For one side, I’m very proud. For the other side, when I think of the Premier League, I’m very, very angry.“It’s just psychological. When we play in the Champions League, all the specials are switched on. You’re very, very smart, focused in every situation. You spend a lot of energy, mental energy, in the Champions League.“When you come back a little more down, it’s normal. But we want to change this mood now, because the Premier League is now important. The Premier League is our priority.“We have to change our mentality in the Premier League because Crystal Palace is another tough, tough, tough match.”last_img read more