Carlo Ancelotti set a new record in the Champions League. The Real Madrid coach now has the record for most wins.
This record was achieved after he led Real Madrid to a 5-1 win at the Santiago Bernabeu in the Champions League continued on Thursday (11/3/2022) WIB. The five goals were scored by Luka Modric, Rodrygo, Marco Asensio, Vinicius Junior and Federico Valverde. Meanwhile, Jota scored one goal for the visitors.
Quoted from detikSport, thanks to this victory Real Madrid finished the Champions League group stage with 13 points, four wins, one draw and one loss from six matches. Los Blancos are one point ahead of RB Leipzig, who qualified for the knockout phase after finishing second.
At the same time, this positive result marked Carlo Ancelotti’s 103rd win in the Champions League. ESPN said Ancelotti broke the record for most Champions League wins previously held by Sir Alex Ferguson, the legendary manager of Manchester United.
This winning record further confirms Ancelotti’s status as the most successful coach in the Champions League, having won four medals with AC Milan (2) and Real Madrid (2).
“Let’s reach 200 wins. It’s great to be able to do it in Madrid,” said the former pembesut Milan, Juventus, Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain.
“So far, there have been a lot of games off the bench. I think I’ve worked pretty well,” said Ancelotti after the match against Celtic, quoted by Stats Perform.
It doesn’t stop here, Carlo Ancelotti has the potential to extend his record because Real Madrid will still be fighting in the knockout stages of the Champions League. Madrid has the potential to meet Liverpool, Club Brugge, Inter Milan, AC Milan, Borussia Dortmund and PSG.
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