Bayern Munich name Ancelotti as next manager

German club, Bayern Munich, have announced Italian Coach, Carlo Ancelotti, as their next manager following the confirmation that present boss, Pep Guardiola, will exit the club at the end of the season.

Ancelotti, who had been out of work since being dismissed by Real Madrid, has signed a three-year contract at the Allianz Arena.

Bayern in an official statement wrote:

“The German record champions’ new coach from 1 July 2016 will be Carlo Ancelotti. The 56-year-old Italian will receive a three-year contract expiring on 30 June 2019.

“Carlo Ancelotti has enjoyed success everywhere as a coach and has won the Champions League three times.”

Bayern chief, Rummenigge, in his comment on bringing the three-time Champions league winner to Germany, said:

“Carlo is a calm, balanced expert, who knows how to deal with stars and favours a multifaceted style of play – we were looking for this, and we have found it. We are looking forward to working with him.”

In his reaction, the Italian coach said: “I am very honoured that I will be coach of the great club FC Bayern from next season.”

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