Ancelotti linked with shock move to Ligue 1 minnows Reims

It is possible that the Italian coach will abandon Real Madrid for another adventure in the French League

David Ancelotti, the son of legendary Real Madrid and former AC Milan manager Carlo Ancelotti, is said to be a target for Ligue 1 side Stade de Reims, who are actively searching for a new manager after sacking Will Still three weeks before the final match of the season. Although the young coach leads the team to European qualification

Reims is still looking for an alternative

Reams cast a wide net in his managerial search, considering a range of profiles to find the perfect replacement for Steele. According to Foot Mercato, several names have emerged as potential candidates.

Former Reims boss Will Still | imago

Le Havre coach Luca Elsner has reportedly been included in the list, along with Joao Sacramento, a former assistant to Jose Mourinho, and Davide Ancelotti, the son and assistant of famous coach Carlo Ancelotti. BSC Young Boys' Joel Magnin, whose contract with the Swiss club is set to expire, and Cercle Brugge's Miron Muslić are also said to be candidates.

Building the Ancelotti managerial dynasty

The younger Ancelotti has been alongside his father at several clubs since becoming Paris Saint-Germain's fitness coach at just 23 years old.

Assistant coach David Ancelotti is preparing to leave the Spanish giants in the summer  imago

Assistant coach David Ancelotti is preparing to leave the Spanish giants in the summer imago

David appears to be following in his father's footsteps, having already held the position of assistant coach at prestigious clubs including Napoli, Bayern Munich and currently Real Madrid.

The 34-year-old made his managerial debut after leading Napoli in a Serie A match against Roma following Carlo's suspension and having been granted a UEFA Pro licence, he could be open to taking further baby steps in management.


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