The highly-regarded manager suffered the sack at Bayern Munich yesterday after a poor start to the season.

Bayern lost 3-0 in their Champions League clash away to PSG on Wednesday night.

And upon returning to Germany, Ancelotti was relieved of his duties.

The three-time Champions League winner as a manager with now begin the search for a new club.

Having spent time at AC Milan, Real Madrid and Chelsea, the 58-year-old will not be short of admirers.

And according to The Telegraph, Ancelotti would prefer a return to the Premier League.

He still owns a house in London from his time at Chelsea, where he won the title, FA Cup and Community Shield during a two-year spell between 2009 and 2011.

As a result, West Ham may seek to hold talks with Ancelotti.