a night Champions League Like many people who have witnessed in its history real madridTonight clashed in the first leg of the semi-finals at the Etihad Stadium against Manchester By Pep Guardiola.
Another penultimate act of the highest European competition he achieved in his career Charles Ancelotti Who, in the hours leading up to the big challenge, gave an interview within the program ‘Universo Valdano’, conducted by the former Real Madrid striker.
Several topics were covered, starting with the second season in Madrid that could give Ancelotti another champion, after his ‘tenth’ victory in 2014.
She chose the target
“I know that I coach the biggest club in the world, the expectations are high and I have to accept that. In Naples I was fine, but coming back to Madrid was special: I never expected that to happen.”
The president in Madrid is Florentino Perez, at that time Milan was the reference number Silvio Berlusconi.
“His challenge was to win in two years and he did. We won the European Cup in 1989 and 1990. I voted for him in Italy, he was a genius. He liked to talk about football, he always came when things were good and never when things were bad. He wanted to play with three strikers, with Kaka, Inzaghi and Shevchenko together. Legend has it that he made the formations, but this is not true: the boss never forced me to put one player or the other on.“.
The two-year period for Juventus was an important training experience, and it was not pleasant in terms of emotional and relationship with the fans.
“Fans hated me for my military activity in Milan, and sometimes I had to go out with the police. We didn’t win any titles, we finished second twice. However, everything was organized in a great way: I did not have a good period because of my past in Milan and Rome, but I learned a lot because I was in a big club“.
Finally looking at CalciopoliThe scandal that rocked the Italian football system in the summer of 2006.
“It seemed right to clean up Italian football. It wasn’t a clean match“.