Ancelotti up for Spanish role?

Carlo Ancelotti could be set for a return to La Liga as Athletic Bilbao are reportedly courting the Italian.

According to El Gol Digital, Athletic are ready to sack Jose Angel Ziganda, with the side languishing in the bottom half of La Liga and still reeling from their Copa del Rey exit to a third-tier outfit.

Consequently, the Basques would be weighing up their options, and the broadcaster claims Ancelotti is among them.

The 58-year-old coached Real Madrid between 2013 and 2015, guiding them to a historic 10th European cup in his first season.

Carlo Ancelotti could be set for a return to La Liga as Athletic Bilbao are reportedly courting the Italian.

According to El Gol Digital, Athletic are ready to sack Jose Angel Ziganda, with the side languishing in the bottom half of La Liga and still reeling from their Copa del Rey exit to a third-tier outfit.

Consequently, the Basques would be weighing up their options, and the broadcaster claims Ancelotti is among them.

The 58-year-old coached Real Madrid between 2013 and 2015, guiding them to a historic 10th European cup in his first season.

Furthermore, the former Milan boss has made it clear that he does not intend on becoming Italy’s next CT.

Athletic, for their part, are known for their tradition of signing only Basque players, although their policy on Coaches is more relaxed.

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