Does Al-Ahly threaten Ancelotti’s neck at Real Madrid in the Club World Cup?
Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid, is under intense pressure before facing Al-Ahly of Egypt, tomorrow, Wednesday, in the Club World Cup semi-finals.
The royal team lost to its rival Barcelona in the Super Cup final, leaving it ahead of it by 8 points after 20 rounds of the Spanish League, and Real Madrid is also awaiting decisive tests after the Club World Cup in Morocco, the first of which is the confrontation with Liverpool in the Champions League, and the two Barcelona matches in the semi-finals. Spain King’s Cup.
However, the Spanish newspaper Marca confirmed in a report that the Club World Cup will not be the last test for the veteran Italian coach, or it may lead to his dismissal if he loses it.
The newspaper added that the uproar outside the walls of the Madrid club was matched by the confidence and calmness of club officials towards the coach and players.
Marca indicated that Carlo Ancelotti’s assessment will be at the end of the season based on the team’s results, as Real Madrid went through similar circumstances last season, and finished as champions of the League and Champions League.
The winner of the Real Madrid and Al-Ahly confrontation qualifies for the final match to meet the winner from Saudi Al-Hilal and Brazilian Flamengo.
What are the results of Real Madrid before facing Al-Ahly in the Club World Cup?
Real Madrid played 32 matches this season, winning 23 times against 4 draws and 5 defeats, and the team scored 70 goals and conceded 33 others.
The Madrid team won the European Super Cup at the beginning of the season, but lost the local Super Cup by defeating Barcelona (1-3) last month, in the Saudi capital, Riyadh.
Real Madrid qualified to face Liverpool in the round of 16 of the Champions League, and is preparing for the two Clasico matches against Barcelona in the semi-finals of the King’s Cup.
As for the La Liga level, the defending champion occupies the runner-up with 45 points, ahead of Barcelona with 53 points after 20 rounds of the competition.