Carlo Ancelotti: Everton job ‘isn’t mission impossible’

Turning Everton into Champions League contenders will not be “mission impossible”, according to new manager Carlo Ancelotti. The 60-year-old former Chelsea, Real Madrid and AC Milan coach has signed a deal to lead the Toffees until 2024. He takes over an Everton side that is 15th in the Premier League, four points above the relegation zone. “The Champions League is the long-term goal and objective,” he said. “Nothing is impossible in football.” Everton have not finished in the top four since 2005, which is the only time they had done…

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Carlo Ancelotti: Will Everton succeed where Bayern Munich & Napoli failed?

Carlo Ancelotti could easily be referred to as “The Perfector” – the man an already successful team brings in to take them one step further and win the coveted grand trophies reserved for the very best. A proven winner with a trophy laden cabinet both as a player and as a coach, Ancelotti is the maestro associated with the big clubs and the big names in football. Now he is the manager of Everton, who have not finished above seventh place in the Premier League since 2014 and are 15th…

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Carlo Ancelotti is Everton’s first choice to be new manager

Carlo Ancelotti is Everton’s first choice to be their new manager with the Toffees set to intensify their attempts to secure a deal for the Italian. However, reports that the 60-year-old was on Merseyside on Monday to hold talks were wide of the mark. Ancelotti was sacked by Napoli after taking them into the Champions League knockout stages. A statement from Everton said the club had “held meetings with a number of candidates”. “We can confirm that thus far no contract offer has been made and no candidate has chosen…

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