With Carlo Ancelotti’s future at Real Madrid in serious doubt ahead of the final La Liga game of the season, here’s a look at the Italian tactician’s all-time best XI from his career so far.
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Having managed so many European giants, Ancelotti has worked with a large number of the best players in the modern era. Where will the three-time Champions League winner end up next?
GK: Petr Cech
Although Ancelotti has also worked with the legendary Iker Casillas at Madrid and Dida at Milan, Chelsea great Petr Cech gets the nod in this lineup.
One of the best right-backs of all time, Cafu is comfortably in ahead of the likes of Branislav Ivanovic and Daniel Carvajal after his great success with Milan.
DL: Ashley Cole
A modern great at left-back, Chelsea legend Ashley Cole is another who easily gets in after his role in Ancelotti’s double-winning side of 2009/10.