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Juventus midfielder Marchisio: No surprise knives out for Ancelotti at Real Madrid

Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio isn't surprised Carlo Ancelotti is under pressure at Real Madrid.

Real are at Juve for their Champions League clash tomorrow.

Marchisio said: "It was the same with Jose Mourinho and other managers they've had. It's just like it is here at Juventus, if you're off top spot, even after two back-to-back titles, people talk about problems.

"Real have great champions, can spend a great deal of money and are surrounded by huge expectations.

"Ancelotti is an excellent manager who has done well wherever he's been. I wish him all the best in Madrid, but only domestically, not in the Champions League…"

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