World Football

Carlo Ancelotti vs. Diego Simeone, Early '90s Edition

Real's coach Carlo Ancelotti, left, hugs Atletico's coach Diego Simeone from Argentina, right, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, March 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
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Sean SwabyUK Staff WriterMay 23, 2014

Carlo Ancelotti and Diego Simeone will match managerial wits on the touchline Saturday in the Champions League final, but it won't be the first time the two have faced each other. 

Back in 1991-92, the Italian and the Spaniard battled it out on the pitch in Serie A as members of AC Milan and Pisa, respectively. 

Ancelotti vs Simeone #vintage pic.twitter.com/LqYk9qQpIA

— La Rovesciata (@LaRovesciata) May 23, 2014

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