Ancelotti And one of his next challenges with Real Madrid
After becoming the master with more champions conquered and the first Merengue manager to conquer the LaLiga title in the first year of his second cycle in charge of the Real Madrid benchCarlo Ancelotti seeks to achieve a new gesta at the head of the white team, which in the past season won a total of three trophies: Supercopa of Spain, League and Champions.
One of the mis of Italian is guide to Madrid to a new bicampeonato in the regularity tournamenta gesta that did not reach the 2007-08 season, when after having conquered the ‘League of nail engraving’ in the previous edition with a series of comebacks under the orders of Fabio Capello, revalidated the title of the hand of Bernd Schüster, whose celebrations would end with a corridor from FC Barcelona to the eternal rival of the Santiago Bernabéu.
However, it is precise to go back much further to know until the last coach merengue by revalidating his command of LaLiga in two seasons in a row. The míster in question was Leo Beenhakker, the one who directed the bank during the “Finth of the Vulture”. The Dutch managed to repeat the success at suspender level in the 1988-89 editionbut the elimination in the semifinals Glass of Europe after the goleada before the Milan with ‘Carletto’ like executioner ended with his cycle in the Spanish capital.
This title was too little known for a Madrid that was hit hard in the continental tournament. It was then that John Benjamin Toshack arrived to win the last of five consecutive leagues to close one of the best historical stages of madridismo. Concretely, only four of the 18 madridista coaches champions of the regularity tournament were able to revalidate the trophy: Miguel Muñoz, Leo Beenhakker, Miljan Miljanić and Luis Molowny.
Zidane was already close to re-releasing the title
In the club’s recent history, the master who came closest to repeating the feat was Zinedine Zidane. The Frenchman obtained two suspender titles with the whites in the 2016-17 and 2019-20 editions. It is precisely after this last conquest of the Frenchman that he will finish giving in to the bidding against an Athletic de Madrid who seemed unstoppable.but that in the home straight would see the breach in his favor considerably reduced.