Ancelotti appointed Chelsea boss

01 June 2009 09:08
Former AC Milan coach Carlo Ancelotti has been appointed Chelsea manager on a three-year deal.The Italian left the Rossoneri on Sunday after guiding them to a third-place finish in Serie A. He replaces Russia coach Guus Hiddink, who ended his stint at Stamford Bridge by leading the Blues to an FA Cup triumph over Everton on Saturday. A statement on the Chelsea website read: "Carlo was the outstanding candidate for the job."

Source: BBC_Sport