The former Chelsea boss does, however, remain confident he can confound his critics and become an iconic figure in the Spanish capital.
He told Marca: "I hope that someday someone will say that Ancelotti won the 'Decima"'
"There is always a lot of talk about all the coaches that have struggled at Real Madrid, but that just gives me motivation.
"The fans ask for a lot because it's Real Madrid and so that's normal."
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