a Liga side, Real Madrid have appointed Everton manager, Carlo Ancelotti, as a replacement for Zinedine Zidane who resigned last week.
The development was disclosed by the club in a statement released on its website on Tuesday.
The statement read in part, “Carlo Ancelotti is Real Madrid’s new manager. The 61-year-old Italian coach comes from Everton and returns to our club after making history in his first stage.
“He managed Real Madrid for two seasons, between 2013 and 2015, and became the coach of La Décima. With him at the helm, the team reigned again in Europe 12 years later after the unforgettable Lisbon final against Atlético.
“Ancelotti won four titles at Real Madrid. In addition to the Champions League, in his first campaign, he lifted the nineteenth Copa del Rey, beating Barcelona in the final.”