After thumping Bologna last night, Ranieri said: "There was a discussion and it's over.
"He doesn't have to earn back my trust, as that has always been with him. As far as I am concerned, the matter is done with. These are internal matters and when the club wants to comment, it will.
"I said my piece in a frank and tough manner, as this is how the locker room works when you want to win something.
"I just tried to point out what was the right way to behave in the locker room. That's it."