The coach of Real Madrid, Carlo Ancelotti, has reportedly been approached by Manchester United with an unexpected offer. The Real Madrid manager’s future is still up in the air; rumors have circulated that he may go to coach Brazil. Thus, the Carlo Ancelotti soap opera has reached a critical new stage.
The persistent question has lingered for almost a year, originating on December 12, just three days after Real Madrid‘s defeat to Croatia in the World Cup Quarter-Finals. At that time, reports first surfaced indicating that the Brazilian Football Association (CBF) was keen on Ancelotti as the successor to Tite.
The 62-year-old had then announced his departure as the Seleçao national team coach. This rumor and suspicion have persisted even though the Italian has a contract with the La Liga giants until June 2024. Moreover, there have been rumblings recently that the CBF has obtained official confirmation that Ancelotti is willing to join them in the coming year.
Manchester United offer Ancelotti the ‘hot seat’
Despite rumors to the contrary, the Los Blancos manager has lately declined to comment on his future intentions. The Brazilian interest has persisted for a long time, and CBF president Ednaldo Rodrigues has expressed his respect for Ancelotti on several occasions.
Now, new developments have emerged out of nowhere, adding to the growing number of unanswered concerns surrounding the current scenario. Reportedly shocking news has emerged from Spain, stating that incoming Manchester United owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe has asked Carlo Ancelotti about the possibility of being the club’s next manager.
The British millionaire has done it without current Red Devils’ boss Erik ten Hag’s knowledge. After United’s poorest season ever in the Premier League, Ten Hag took over as manager in June 2022.
During his first season in charge at Old Trafford, the Dutchman led his side to victory in the League Cup and the FA Cup final. The Old…
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Author : Martina Alcheva
Publish date : 2023-11-29 21:47:45
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