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Will Carlo Ancelotti return?
Several medias reported that Real Madrid is only considering Carlo Ancelotti as the new coach. Further, per Cardena SER, Real Madrid have started the talks with Ancelotti 4 days ago and the sources close to negotiations are very optimistic. Everton have started looking for a replacement if the Italian coach decides to leave.
More on Zidane’s departure
According to AS, Zidane didn’t understand the lack of signings in the summer. He also wanted the club to deny the rumours regarding him getting sacked in January. His decision of leaving came after he got criticized within the club for his starting XI in the game over Chelsea.
The UCL squad of the season
UEFA released the Champions League squad of the season, which includes three Madridistas: Courtois, Modric and Benzema.
Introducing the #UCL Squad of the Season for 2020/21!— UEFA Champions League (@ChampionsLeague) May 31, 2021
Name your top 3 players...#UCLfinal pic.twitter.com/raEg1X3G7Y
Should Real Madrid bring Ancelotti back?
This poll is closed
Yes, with Raul as his assistant
Yes, but is better having Raul in Castilla
No, I want another coach