Leicester fires manager Claude Puel as turbulent season continues

(CNN)Leicester City won the English Premier League three years ago despite odds of 5000-1, getting the better of powerhouses Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool. Visit CNN.com/Sport for more news, features and video Around four months ago, the club’s beloved owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died in a helicopter crash near Leicester’s stadium and on Sunday the team fired manager Claude Puel following a 4-1 loss at home to relegation threatened Crystal Palace. Watch Leicester players celebrate Premier League win The last straw, realistically, came against Palace, which closed to within two points of Leicester. The Londoners scored three times in the final 20 minutes to snap a 1-1 tie. READ: Messi nets 50th hat-trick The sacking of Puel — who …