The Italian coach holds a good relationship with the Real Madrid striker and would target him to replace Robert Lewandowski should he leave the Allianz Arena
Carlo Ancelotti has identified Karim Benzema as the man he wants to replace Robert Lewandowski at Bayern Munich, according to OK Diario.
The Poland international could leave the Allianz Arena in the summer with Real Madrid, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain all interested in the striker.
And Ancelotti feels Benzema would be the perfect replacement for when he takes over from Pep Guardiola at the end of the current campaign.
Ancelotti has a good relationship with the France striker from his time at Madrid and feels he could persuade him to join the Bundesliga champions.