The former Liverpool boss finally has a chance to bring the league title home to Anfield.
Within every silver lining, there is a cloud.
In light of a season in which Leicester have returned to mid-table mediocrity, the idea of a Jamie Vardy film seems increasingly bizarre.
Despite having only graced major European competitions on three previous occasions, Leicester have some serious history with Atletico. Here, we look back at their unlikely rivalry.
We talked to a senior research scientist at the institution that registered the Barcelona supporters' "fanquake" after their comeback win over Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League.
Last year underdog team Leicester City won the Premier League –now they've sacked their manager and are facing a relegation scrap.
Less than a year after pulling off one of the most stunning achievements in football history, Claudio Ranieri has got the axe.
Having made his name with Leicester and Everton, the mid eighties saw Gary Lineker snapped up by ‘El Tel’ at Barca. Together, they would stir a slumbering Catalan giant, and restore glory to the club once more.
In the future, they will google this article to find out what 'Pokemon Go' was.
Having undergone a meteoric rise over the past few seasons, the last six months have been strangely static for Jamie Vardy. That seemed to change this weekend, or so he will hope.
While Leicester City are flying high in the Champions League, they sit only two points above the relegation zone at home. But perhaps this just serves to make their Premier League title triumph and European exploits seem all the more wondrous.
While Leicester have taken the 38-game-open-top-bus-tour approach to this season, Spurs are fighting at the top once more. But after a brace of draws, they badly need a win against the champions this weekend.