Ancelotti: I feel for Moyes

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has expressed his sympathy for David Moyes and his surprise that Manchester United sacked the Scot .

"I was a little surprised because Manchester United don't have that custom of sacking managers," Ancelotti said.

"In another club it would be completely normal, but after so many years with Sir Alex [Ferguson] it is a little surprising."

I was a little surprised because Manchester United don't have that custom of sacking managers. I feel for David Moyes.
Carlo Ancelotti

Moyes was sacked on Tuesday, after less than ten months as Ferguson's successor, with United enduring a poor season.

"I feel for David Moyes, but in general this is the life of a coach," Ancelotti told a press conference ahead of Real's UEFA Champions League semi-final, first leg against Bayern Munich on Wednesday.

"At times things don't go well and you are sacked. I'm sure David Moyes will look for and find another job."

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