Sports

How Man Utd could line up under Carlo Ancelotti with Real Madrid manager transforming team and keeping Cristiano Ronaldo

CARLO ANCELOTTI could arrive at Manchester United in the summer and if he does he could transform the squad.

The Italian is currently Real Madrid boss but has been linked as a back-up option to Mauricio Pochettino – on the advice of Sir Alex Ferguson.

Manchester United could have a different look if Carlo Ancelotti is appointed
Getty

Ancelotti is under pressure at Real Madrid[/caption]

Getty

Ancelotti could sign Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison having managed the pair at Everton[/caption]

He is under pressure at Real who are also believed to be interested in Poch – Ancelotti could be fired if he fails to win the Champions league.

And if he does move to Old Trafford he will likely want money to spend to reshape a squad in need of a lift.

Ancelotti has a strong relationship with Ronaldo after their success together at Real in the past.

The superstar would likely be given a key role under the experienced manager and could thrive once more at Old Trafford.

Ronaldo has been crying out for a strike partner in recent weeks and Ancelotti could grant that wish by signing Dominic Calvert-Lewin, having brought the best out of the striker during his time at Everton.

Toffees team-mate Richarlison could also be on the transfer wishlist after being linked with a move to United in 2020.

Most read in Football

FA Cup quarter-final draw


Chelsea visit giant-killing Boro, Liverpool could face Forest

SAD LOSS


Ex-Celtic player and coach Frank Connor dead as tributes pour in

MOR MEMORIES


Morrison shares throwback pic of him and Lingard before Man Utd breakthroughs

HAAL OF SPAIN


Haaland ‘is house-hunting in Spain’ in biggest hint yet he will snub Prem

TIME TO GO


Joe Gomez to push for Liverpool exit amid Aston Villa and Newcastle interest

GOODBUY!


Brit billionaire Ratcliffe among THREE keen parties as Abramovich sells Chelsea


FREE BETS: GET OVER £2,000 IN NEW CUSTOMER DEALS

Ancelotti has been known to sign former players with Allan one of his first signings for Everton – the midfielder joined from Ancelotti’s previous club Napoli.

And he could swoop to sign Napoli star Kalidou Koulibaly if he makes the Old Trafford switch – he was also linked to the centre-back while at Everton.

The Red Devils are long-term admirers of the Senegalese and could bring him in to partner Raphael Varane.

Ancelotti could even try to sign Joshua Kimmich, whom he managed at Bayern Munich.

United were reportedly eyeing the German last year and he could solve the right-back dilemma, with Ralf Rangnick often rotating between Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Diogo Dalot.

Kimmich’s compatriot, Toni Kroos, signed for Real Madrid under Ancelotti and he has previously been of interest to United as a replacement for Paul Pogba.

And with the Frenchman possibly leaving in the summer to Real, Kroos could be a realistic option given Ancelotti’s appeal.

⚽ Read our Football News Live blog for breaking news, transfer gossip and must-read stories

This content was originally published here.

Related posts

Irv Cross, broadcasting legend with CBS Sports and Pro Bowl NFL cornerback, dies at 81 – CBSSports.com

admin

Cristiano Ronaldo forces Gary Lineker to backtrack after brutal Man Utd putdown – Mirror Online

admin

Ray Allen named head coach at Florida high school Gulliver Prep – Sports Illustrated

admin

Leave a Comment