Madrid press: ‘Ancelotti, the peace-maker’

Madrid press: ‘Ancelotti, the peace-maker’


The two Madrid sport dailies put their focus on the meeting between Carlo Ancelotti and Paris Saint Germain, in which the manager told his bosses that he wants to leave the club.

“Ancelotti tells PSG  of his intention to coach Real Madrid”, says Marca, whose main headline is “The Peace-Maker”. “Real Madrid directors have given him that nickname because they think he is the right person to bring peace back to the club”, they claim.

“PSG is asking Madrid for money if they want them to let Ancelotti leave”, continues Marca. The highest-selling Madrid newspaper reports that Nasser Al-Khelaifi, PSG’s owner, stated “Ancelotti can’t leave because he’s got a contract with us”.

As also highlights Ancelotti’s news and they publish a poll among their readers in which 82 per cent of the fans voted they want Castilla’s coach, Alberto Toril, to be the next Real Madrid’s manager.

As also maintains that Thibaut Courtois, Atletico’s goalkeeper in loan from Chelsea, will not return to the British club yet because Mourinho will prefer to keep Petr Cech at least one more season.