OFFICIAL: Carlo Ancelotti Returns To Real Madrid

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Carlo Ancelotti is the new head coach of Real Madrid after Florentino Perez attracted the Italian from Everton.

 

Ancelotti dramatically jumped to the front of the queue for the job when it had looked as though Raul and Mauricio Pochettino were the main contenders.

His appointment means a return to the club that sacked him six years ago, with Perez having been head of the board that reached that decision at the end of the 2014-15 season.

 

Perez said at the time he had a good personal relationship with Ancelotti, and that will have been a factor in bringing the veteran coach back to the Spanish capital.


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