Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has scheduled a press conference for 19:30 local time today (1:30pm EST) where it is expected the club will announce the departure of manager Carlo Ancelotti.
The Italian tactician has one year remaining on his deal in Madrid, but it was reported last week that club officials have already targeted Napoli coach Rafa Benitez as his successor.
Ancelotti assumed control of Madrid in June 2013 and led the team through the best calendar year in club history. In 2014, his players won the Copa del Rey, Champions League, UEFA Super Cup and the FIFA Club World Cup.
However, the second…