Football: Real Madrid president hints at Ancelotti approach
Published on Jun 10, 2013 8:42 PM
MADRID (AFP) - Real Madrid president Florentino Perez indicated in an interview published on Monday that Paris Saint-Germain manager Carlo Ancelotti remained his prime target to take over as coach.
The Spanish giants are still searching for a successor to Jose Mourinho after the Portuguese's three-year reign in the Spanish capital came to an end last week.
But PSG have so far refused to allow Ancelotti to speak with Real as the Italian has a year remaining on his contract in France.
"He is a coach that currently has a contract with another club," Perez was quoted
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