Actual Madrid legend lined up as Carlo Ancelotti’s substitute on the Bernabeu: report
Actual Madrid have recognized Carlo Ancelotti successor as supervisor of the first-team, with one legend of the membership already lined up because the Italian’s substitute.
Ancelotti’s contract with Actual is because of expire in the summertime of 2024, however he might depart Los Blancos even sooner. Certainly, stories emerged final month that Ancelotti had agreed to turn into the brand new supervisor of Brazil’s nationwide group on the finish of the present marketing campaign, which Actual Madrid rubbished amid the extreme hypothesis.
Ancelotti’s agent, Frank Trimboli, reportedly even travelled to Brazil final week to fulfill the Brazilian Soccer Confederation. Brazil solely appointed Ramon Menezes as interim supervisor, too, maybe paving the best way for Ancelotti to turn into the brand new boss of the Selecao. Anc
No matter when the 63-year-old leaves, although, Actual Madrid have already recognized their subsequent supervisor, based on Spanish outlet AS (opens in new tab).
Actual Madrid legend Raul has established himself as a severe contender as the subsequent supervisor of the membership. At the moment Actual’s reserve-team coach, Raul is the membership’s document look maker in historical past, that includes 741 occasions between 1994 and 2010.
Nonetheless solely 45, Raul has attracted curiosity from the Premier League and Bundesliga in latest months, however the Spaniard might comply with former team-mate Zinedine Zidane in progressing from the reserve facet on to the first-team.
Since taking up Actual Madrid Castilla in 2019, Raul has helped the membership end seventh, second and tenth in Spain’s third tier, however the crowning second of his fledgling teaching profession got here in 2020 when he led the facet to UEFA Youth League glory.
The report states that Actual Madrid’s senior facet would, naturally, be Raul’s first alternative. Nevertheless, it additionally recognises that he’s open to proposals from elsewhere, ought to the proper provide come his manner.
Leeds United reportedly even supplied him their vacant supervisor’s place final month after sacking Jesse Marsch, however Raul refused to make the leap to the Premier League.