Speaking to TMW, the legendary coach of Real Madrid Ancelotti did not hesitate to give kind words to Calcio’s representative when helping his players grow up.
Carlo Ancelotti has thanked AC Milan for their role in the development of Brahim Diaz, who has returned in the summer and are in excellent form Real Madrid.
Diaz moved to Real Madrid from Manchester City in a €17 million deal in January 2019 and he then spent three years on loan at Milan (initially a one-year loan then two years), where the player This became a trusted choice of Stefano Pioli.
The 24-year-old midfielder returned to the Spanish capital during the summer transfer window but he has had to be patient once again, with stars like Jude Bellingham, Vinicius Junior and Rodrygo taking precedence.
However, Brahim has been in great form recently and in 21 appearances in all competitions, he has scored 6 goals and 3 tectonic line.
Ancelotti spoke at the press conference before the Copa del Rey derby against Atletico Madrid about the playmaker.
“He has improved a lot during his years in Milan. He is stronger and has also improved in terms of tactics,” he said (via TMW).
“In a tight space, he asserts himself a lot. Brahim is very important when returning to defense, he is very active in every position. He does well wherever you put him in the lineup. Brahim is helping us a lot, he is very complete.”