Delicious: Bayern Munich Mark Carlo Ancelotti’s 1,000th Game As Coach By Presenting Him With Enormous Pretzel (Photo)

Chris Wright

27th, February 2017



Sunday saw Carlo Ancelotti preside over the 1,000th game of his managerial career – a milestone that Bayern Munich saw fit to honour in fitting style.

Not only did Ancelotti get to sit back and watch his 1,000th starting XI well and truly trounce Hamburg 8-0, but the Italian also went home with a tasty, salty little souvenir.

Indeed, before the game, Bayern chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge had the honour of handing over a bloody enormous commemorative pretzel…


Photo: @ReplicaDante/Twitter (via Sky Sport Germany)

Lovely. That’s dinner sorted for the rest of the week.