Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has ruled out that Carlo Ancelotti would be leaving the Spanish club to join the Brazilian national team.
What is the news?
Real Madrid won the Copa del Rey on Saturday by beating Osasuna 2-1 and after the match President Perez was asked about Ancelotti’s future. The Italian is heavily linked with a job with Brazil’s national team. However, the Real Madrid president was clear and made it clear that he does not intend to let Ancelotti leave after this season.
What did Perez said about Ancelotti?
Perez said to reporters on the questions about Ancelotti’s future after the game: “I don’t even want to hear about that. We have one more year on his contract. “We are very happy with Ancelotti”, the president also added.
What will happen next?
It remains to be seen whether Perez’s words will actually be honored by Ancelotti. The Italian has indicated several times in the past that he is interested in the job with the Brazilian national team. In addition, Madrid could decide to part ways with Ancelotti if the Champions League final is missed. Soon Real will play against title favorite Manchester City in the semi-finals.