Claudio Ranieri believes he can keep Fulham in the Premier League, saying he is "mad, but not stupid" after taking over at Craven Cottage this week.
Ranieri replaced Slavisa Jokanovic with the Cottagers bottom of the table with just five points from 12 games, after spending north of £100 million following promotion to the top flight. Inconsistencies in selection and a terrible defensive record have lead to their dire position, but Ranieri thinks there is still hope.
"If I came here, it's because...
Claudio Ranieri has said he will take inspiration from Liverpool as he attempts to keep Fulham in the Premier League.
Ranieri took over from Slavisa Jokanovic this week with Fulham at the bottom of the table, having won only once and conceded 31 goals in 12 games.
And the former Leicester manager said their problems could be solved by defending and attacking as a unit in the way that Liverpool do under Jurgen Klopp.
"Fulham concede a lot of goals -- a lot of goals," Ranieri said. "I'm an Italian...