Ancelotti’s amazing reaction to being fired caused Bayern Munich chief Rummenigge to cry
BAYERN MUNICH CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has revealed he cried after telling Carlo Ancelotti he was sacked.
The favored Italian, 60, changed Pep Guardiola on the Allianz Enviornment in the summertime of 2016 however was axed the next September after a Three-Zero defeat to PSG within the Champions League.
Nonetheless the now Napoli supervisor’s response to the chop introduced tears to the eyes of the person who fired him.
Rummenigge advised a Gazzetta dello Sport occasion in Trento: “I can keep in mind that after I needed to dismiss Carlo Ancelotti, I used to be crying.
“Carlo understood the state of affairs and hugged me, saying, ‘It’s okay, you’re not my boss anymore, however we’re nonetheless pals.’ I needed to cry.
“He is a superb character and an important coach, within the second season the outcomes weren’t what the membership anticipated.
“Carlo is a good friend, an extremely calm particular person even in probably the most tough moments. Maybe we must always have waited a little bit longer earlier than we let him go. He proved to be an important man.”
Ex-Chelsea boss Ancelotti guided Bayern to the Bundesliga title throughout his solely full marketing campaign in cost.
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He additionally lifted the DFL Supercup twice throughout his tenure in Germany.
The Italian returned to his homeland in Might 2018 to take over at Napoli as alternative for Maurizio Sarri.
Final season he led Partenopei to a second place end in Serie A they usually at present sit seventh after seven video games.