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RUMOUR MILL: Ancelotti set for Arsenal after turning down the chance to manage Italy

Carlo Ancelotti, who has turned down the chance to take over as Italy boss, paving the way for him to become the next Arsenal manager.
Carlo Ancelotti, who has turned down the chance to take over as Italy boss, paving the way for him to become the next Arsenal manager.

Carlo Ancelotti has rejected the chance to take over as Italy boss, paving the way for him to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal.

That’s according to today’s football rumour mill, which also suggests that Leicester City are lining up a move for Rafa Benitez to replace Claude Puel and that Everton are willing to listen to offers for Wayne Rooney.