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Sergio Ramos closer to staying at Real Madrid after meeting with Florentino Perez

Sergio Ramos is closer to staying at Real Madrid after holding face-to-face talks with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez, according to a report from the Spanish publication Marca. It has been widely reported that the team captain was intent on leaving the club because he felt his relationship with Perez was “fractured” and had reached the point of no return. Ramos was promised...
Via World Soccer Talk
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Real Madrid's boss Rafa Benitez says Ronaldo is best in the world

Reports in Spain say the atmosphere has become strained on the training pitch during the club's pre-season tour of Australia, with Madrid set to take on Manchester City in the final match of the International Champions Cup in Melbourne on Friday. However, Benitez, who took over at the Bernabeu from Carlo Ancelotti in June, suggested he had no problems with Ronaldo. "Luckily, I have...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Zidane says he would have accepted Real Madrid boss role

Zinedine Zidane says he would have accepted the chance to replace Carlo Ancelotti as Real Madrid coach had he been offered the job. Zidane, who was one of Ancelotti's assistants as well as coaching Real Madrid's reserve side Castilla last season, was among the candidates touted for the top job when reports emerged towards the end of last season that the Spanish giants would be making...
Via Fox Sports
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid Hires Rafa Benitez As Head Coach, Replaces Carlo Ancelotti

MADRID — Real Madrid hired Rafa Benitez as coach Wednesday, giving him a three-year contract as the replacement for the fired Carlo Ancelotti. Benitez, who began his coaching career in Madrid’s youth academy, had returned to the Spanish league where he led Valencia to titles in 2002 and 2004 before joining Liverpool, where he won the 2005 UEFA Champions...
Via NESN.com
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid hires Rafa Benitez as coach to replace Ancelotti

MADRID (AP) Real Madrid has hired Rafa Benitez as its new coach to replace the fired Carlo Ancelotti. The Spanish team says the 55-year-old Benitez has agreed to a three-year contract. Benitez, who began his coaching career in Madrid's youth academy, will return to the Spanish league where he led Valencia to two titles in 2002 and 2004 before joining Liverpool, where he won the...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlo Ancelotti turns down return to AC Milan, says he needs rest

Carlo Ancelotti has turned down the chance to return to AC Milan, telling the club he needs rest after two years at Real Madrid. Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani revealed last week the Rossoneri had reached out to the 55-year-old about a possible return to the San Siro after his Madrid spell came to an end. But Ancelotti revealed on Twitter on Tuesday evening that he had declined...
Via Fox Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rafael Benitez is destined for failure with Real Madrid

Just this past week, Carlo Ancelotti was relieved of his job as Real Madrid manager despite winning four trophies in two years including the La Decima. We all knew it was likely to happen given the expectations of President Fiorentino Perez and the board that the club needs to win major silverware every season. However, what has come as a surprise to many is the name that has come...
Via World Soccer Talk
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

From Carlo Ancelotti to Rafa Benítez: The Good Cop/Bad Cop at Real Madrid

Florentino Pérez confirmed on Monday that Carlo Ancelotti was no longer Real Madrid’s manager. Rafa Benítez, the likely replacement, just announced on Thursday he would leave SSC Napoli. The stars are aligning and we could see the former Liverpool coach being presented at the Bernabéu next ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ancelotti weighing up AC Millan offer, according to Galliani

Carlo Ancelotti will decide whether or not to manage AC Milan next season on Wednesday, according to club vice-president Adriano Galliani. Galliani held a second meeting with Ancelotti in Spain on Thursday hoping to convince the veteran Italian tactician to return to the San Siro. Ancelotti parted company with Real Madrid on Monday after a trophyless season and declared that he would...
Via Fox Sports
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid is Making a Huge Mistake- Who they Need to Hire Instead

It is official, the Real boss Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked by the club after failing to win any trophies this season. Real Madrid came up two points short of the La Liga title after dominating the league up until ... Read More
Via FutnSoccer
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Liverpool want Carlo Ancelotti to replace Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool want Carlo Ancelotti to replace Brendan Rodgers - originally posted on Soccerlens.com According to Spanish publication Marca, Liverpool have spoken to Carlo Ancelotti. Following a catastrophic campaign in the league as well as Europe, Brendan Rodgers’ future is clouded with uncertainty. Having missed out on the Champions League and domestic cups, it is believed that FSG...
Via Soccerlens
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid Stars Salute Carlo Ancelotti After Real Madrid Firing (Photos)

Carlo Ancelotti leaves Real Madrid with the enduring respect of some of the soccer world’s brightest stars. Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez, Toni Kroos and other Real Madrid players paid tribute to Carlo Ancelotti on social media after he was fired from his job as head coach Monday. Ramos and his teammates joined Cristiano Ronaldo, who publicly hailed Ancelotti...
Via NESN.com
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Rafa Benitez Close To Replacing Carlo Ancelotti As Real Madrid Coach

Rafael “Rafa” Benitez could be less than seven days away from finally landing his sweetheart. Benitez leads the list of candidates to replace Carlo Ancelotti as Real Madrid’s head coach and is in advanced discussions over the job with the Spanish giant, Sky Sports and the BBC reported Tuesday. Benitez currently coaches Napoli, but his contract expires...
Via NESN.com
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Milan chasing Carlo Ancelotti for next season

Milan chief Adriano Galliani will meet former Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti hoping to bring the Italian back to Milan. The two will meet tonight for dinner and will discuss Milan's project for next season, Gianlucadimarzio.com reports. More meetings are scheduled for the remainder of the week although it is unlikely that the 55-year-old will […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid sack manager Carlo Ancelotti after trophy-less season

Carlo Ancelotti has been relieved of his duties as Real Madrid manager after two years in charge. The move to dismiss the Italian comes as no surprise after a disappointing 2014/2015 season in which they got knocked out at the semi-finals stage of the Champions League at the hands of Juventus and lost out on the La Liga trophy for the third year in a row. As a result, the club have...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid fires coach Ancelotti after disappointing season

MADRID (AP) Real Madrid fired coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday as the Spanish club again showed it won't tolerate a season without a major trophy. Ancelotti was let go despite being popular among both players and fans and having led Madrid to its 10th European Cup title just a year ago. This season the team finished second in the Spanish league - two points behind archrival Barcelona...
Via AP on Fox
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid fires coach Carlo Ancelotti

MADRID (AP) Real Madrid fired coach Carlo Ancelotti on Monday, one season after he led the club to its 10th European Cup title. Club president Florentino Perez said Ancelotti's successor would be announced next week. Madrid failed to win a major trophy this season, finishing second in the Spanish league - two points behind archrival Barcelona - and losing in the Champions League...
Via AP on Fox
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid confirms former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti’s exit

Real Madrid confirms former Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti’s exit - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Real Madrid have confirmed their manager Carlo Ancelotti has left the club after a trophy less campaign this season. The Italian manager joined the Spanish capital club in the summer of 2013 from Paris Saint-Germain, replacing Jose Mourinho as the latter rejoined Chelsea the...
Via Soccerlens
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid set news conference to announce Ancelotti exit

Real Madrid has called a news conference for Monday, during which president Florentino Perez is expected to announce the departure of coach Carlo Ancelotti. The Italian led Los Blancos to victory in the Champions League and the Copa del Rey last season, before overseeing a club-record 22-game winning streak during the first half of the current campaign that culminated in Club...
Via Fox Sports
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Ancelotti to have back operation, take time off if he parts ways with Real Madrid

Carlo Ancelotti is to have a back operation and will take a year-long sabbatical if Real Madrid decide to part company with him. Real could announce later on Monday whether Ancelotti, who has one year left on his contract, will remain in charge following a trophyless campaign. There has been speculation that AC Milan want Ancelotti back to lead their team in the 2015-16 campaign...
Via Fox Sports
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid ready to let Cristiano Ronaldo go

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is ready to sell Cristiano Ronaldo to Paris Saint-Germain, according to Sport Mediaset. The Portuguese is against the decision of replacing coach Carlo Ancelotti but Perez is determined to first replace the Italian and then to sell the 30-year-old. Ronaldo joined Los Merengues in the summer of 2009, becoming one […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Real Madrid expected to announce Carlo Ancelotti’s departure today

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has scheduled a press conference for 19:30 local time today (1:30pm EST) where it is expected the club will announce the departure of manager Carlo Ancelotti. The Italian tactician has one year remaining on his deal in Madrid, but it was reported last week that club officials have already targeted Napoli coach Rafa Benitez as his successor...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Ronaldo insists Real Madrid should keep Ancelotti as head coach

Cristiano Ronaldo has urged Real Madrid not to sack manager Carlo Ancelotti. The Italian has been widely tipped to leave the Bernabeu at the end of the season after the club came up short in both the Primera Division and the Champions League. Reports have named Napoli boss Rafael Benitez as his likely replacement. But Ronaldo, who scored his eighth hat-trick of the season as Madrid...
Via Fox Sports
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlo Ancelotti planning to take a year off should he get sacked by Real Madrid

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti still does not know his fate for next season. The Italian tactician is under contract with the club for one more year. But speculation is the 55-year-old will have the final year of his deal terminated next week by club president Florentino Perez. Speaking after his side’s 7-3 victory over Getafe, Ancelotti revealed that he would take a season...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Ancelotti: 'I continue at Real Madrid, or I take yearlong break'

MADRID -- Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says he will take a year off from coaching if he is let go by the Spanish club. Ancelotti said after the last game of the season Saturday that ''I continue here at Real Madrid, or I take a yearlong break.'' A year after winning the Champions League, Madrid concluded a disappointing season without a major trophy with a 7-3 rout of Getafe...
Via AP on Fox
May 23, 2015  |  Discuss
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