The Foxes have been been on a slippery slope for some time and the people upstairs finally had enough and decided to give boss Claudio Ranieri the push.
Chelsea host Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on 25th February, Saturday as the league leaders aim to consolidate their position on top of the English Premier League standings.
Huge relegation battle in this Friday night fixture from the Championship. Rovers are struggling badly and because of goal difference, even a win is unlikely to pull them out of the drop zone in this one if they can collect three points out on the road.
Besiktas took a convincing victory away from home against Hapoel Beer Sheva in the first leg of Europa League 1/16 finals last week with a 3:1 result and the team now awaits probably a bit more relaxed match and could even rotate couple of players here if needed since there is some obvious quality difference between the two opponents.
When it comes to cup competitions there always seems to be a lot more at stake for the clubs involved no matter where they are in their respective leagues.
Monaco travel away to Manchester City with a good run of form, a 12 game unbeaten run has seen them march toward and maintain 1st spot in the French Ligue 1 with a 3 point margin ahead of PSG.
Sutton United vs Arsenal – Arsenal travel to Borough Sports Ground to face Sutton United in the fifth round of the FA Cup on 20th February, Monday.
Heidenheimer beat Wurzburg away from home with the score 0:2, which ended 2 losing run and greatly moltivated players' spirit.
Athletic Bilbao had many obstacles in previous round of LaLiga last weekend on Saturday evening, but the team still managed to overcome Deportivo La Coruna with a 2:1 result.
Real Madrid comes from a 3:1 victory away from home against Osasuna last weekend in LaLiga match.
Bayern Munich vs Arsenal – Bayern Munich hosts Arsenal at the Allianz Arena on 15th February, Wednesday in the first leg of their Round of 16 tie of the UEFA Champions League.
Tomorrow early morning, Sheffield Wednesday will host Blackburn Rovers at Hillsborough Stadium.
Eibar is looking really well in recent weeks, as the team comes from their third victory in last four matches, also second consecutive win as teh team won over Valencia away from home with more than impressive 4:0 result.
Sheffield Wednesday will host Birmingham City for England Championship at Hillsborough Stadium on Saturday early morning.
Lorient surprised everyone with a narrow victory 1:0 away from home last weekend against Lille,which greatly built up players' morale.
Norwich City will visit Wigan Athletic at DW Stadium on Wednesday early morning.
Granada will host Las Palmas on Tuesday early morning.
Sevilla will host Villarreal on Sunday night.
Chelsea come into this encounter against Arsenal after a disappointicng draw against Liverpool in mid-week.
Brest receives Red Star for the 21th round of Ligue 2.
Zhengjiang Lions will host Zhejiang Golden Bulls at Hangzhou Stadium at 07:35p.m. of this evening.
RC Lens 3:2 beat Tours FC at away last round, making them 4 winning streak with a strong run.
AC Milan was losing with two goals difference away to Torino and didn’t look that bright during the match, but the team still managed to walk away with a point against such a quality opponent away from home.
In this Copa Del Rey game Real Sociedad will host Barcelona.
Nantes have played 7 mathes without a victory recently, while worthy of mention is that their rivals are strong.
Wellington Phoenix won over Central Coast Mariners 2:0 with a ease at away last round, and rank 6th with W2 L4 on 6 points now.
Consistency is key. And there are few places that this old adage is suited to more than the Primeira Liga.
Troyes get W5 D1 L4 in last 10 clashes of both sides and W5 D3 L2 in their own last 10 matches.
Adelaide United are extremely poor now with just 1 win from their 14 matches so far, and even lost to Melbourne Victory with the score 0:2 at home in last round.
Barcelona are not in good form since some time.