Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti confirmed that Welshman Gareth Bale will leave the team at the end of the current football season, and refused to comment on the issue of the possibility of French striker Kylian Mbappe moving to the ranks of the Royal Club in the upcoming summer transfers.
It was not confirmed whether Bale, who will conclude his second term with Real Madrid on June 30, will be able to bid farewell to the fans of the royal team by participating in the match against Real Betis, which will be his last match with the royal at the “Santiago Bernabeu” castle.
Ancelotti demanded respect for an “important figure in the history of Real,” and said at a press conference Thursday, May 19, on the eve of facing Betis in the last round of the Spanish Football League, “La Liga,” “Bale trained today, he is not even 100% ready.” Now, but he will be included in the list, and tomorrow we will see whether he will be able to be with us on the bench or stay in the stands.”
“For me, it is not easy because I will have to keep two players in the stands. Bale may be on the bench, maybe not.”
Regardless of what Ancelotti ultimately decides about the Welsh winger, whose back problems have caused him to miss recent matches, celebrate the league and qualify for the Champions League final, the Italian coach praised Bale’s personality and what he did for Real Madrid.
He said, “Everyone knows that Bale’s contract will expire and that he will leave Real Madrid. Whether I play tomorrow or not, I don’t think that is important, the important thing is that he was part of the history of this club,” and Ancelotti continued: “He is still in the memory of all Real Madrid fans because He was important in the tenth (Real Madrid won the Champions League for the tenth time), in the Kyiv final, and in the King’s Cup. He is a player who wrote important pages for this club, and it is natural for everyone to admit that whether I play tomorrow or not.”
What did Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti say about Kylian Mbappe?
In a related context, the Real Madrid coach confirmed that he is focused on the Champions League final, and that the future of Frenchman Kylian Mbappe is not among his considerations, hours before the young striker’s decision to renew his club Paris Saint-Germain or move to Real Madrid.
The Italian coach said: “I don’t think about Mbappe, the only issue I think about is the Champions League final, and that’s why I’m very calm,” and added: “Don’t ask me about this because I spend my time in Valdebebas (team training center), in my car At home, sometimes I like to go to good restaurants in Madrid. Nobody asks me about it, they just talk to me about the final. Everyone is focused on the Champions League final.”
The Italian confirmed that rumors do not stop chasing his team players, and that everyone is focused on the big event in Paris against Liverpool, on May 28, by saying: “Today Real Madrid is excited about the Champions League final; we are all thinking about the same thing, which is winning the fourth title. ten”.
The coach concluded his statements by saying: “We will prepare for the match with maximum enthusiasm. Everything that is happening around us, everything that is being said at the moment, does not affect us at all. We are completely focused and very happy. We are waiting calmly and calmly for the match to come.”
Real Madrid had won the Spanish League title in the current season 2021-22 before the end of the competition with 4 rounds, after its victory over Espanyol (4-0) last Saturday 30 April, and the team is currently in the lead with 85 points, after 37 rounds have passed. His next rival, Betis, is in 5th place with 64 points.
The Royal Club qualified for the Champions League final, in which it will face Liverpool on May 28, after passing the Manchester City hurdle 6-5 in the total of the two legs of the semi-finals.
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