Carlo Ancelotti to give youth a chance

December 6, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent

Carlo Ancelotti says he is happy to give Real Madrid’s kids a chance to shine in Saturday evening’s Copa del Rey last 32 game at minnows Olimpic de Xativa.

• Train: Ancelotti's Real to tread carefully against Olimpic

Madrid youth products Jese Rodriguez, Alvaro Morata, Casemiro and Nacho Fernandez are all set to start the game at the Valencian Segunda B side. Regular first-teamers Isco, Asier Illarramendi and ...

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