The Genius Media Nigeria reports that Claudio Ranieri has been sacked by Watford just after 112 days in charge.
This reliable platform gathered that the Italian and former premier league winner with Leicester was given the boot today, with the club facing the prospect of being relegated.
Watford now sit 19th in the Premier League, having managed to take just seven points in the three and half months Ranieri was in charge.
Ranieri was appointed in October to replace Xisco Muñoz.
At the time of the appointment Watford were 15th in the Premier League, with two wins from seven games.