Real Madrid sack Carlo Ancelotti

AFTER two seasons in charge of Real Madrid, Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked as manager of the Spanish club.
Ancelotti’s side were knocked out by Juventus in the Champions League semi-finals, and finished second in Spain’s La Liga, two points behind Barcelona, who have reached the Spanish Cup and Champions League finals.
Rafael Benitez, Napoli´s boss, is the favourite to take over the vacant role once the Italian season comes to an end.
Madrid´s Club president Florentino Perez, told a news conference it had “not been an easy decision” before thanking Ancelotti, and adding that a new manager would be appointed “next week.”

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