Maldini calls for AC Milan to keep hold of Ancelotti

Paolo Maldini has called on AC Milan to keep hold of coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Paolo Maldini has called on AC Milan to keep hold of coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Reacting to reports that Ancelotti has agreed a deal with Chelsea, Maldini said: "Everything must be done to keep Ancelotti.

"With him, the squad was well matched. We won so much and our quality of life with him was very good. Too good? No, three Champions League finals, with two victories, says that we have achieved great results.

"To go forward, however, three parties must want the same: the players, coaches and club."