Real Madrid are having a terrible season and have slumped to fourth place in La Liga, eight points behind leaders Barcelona.

They were held to a 0-0 draw against Athletic Bilbao at the weekend and pressure is said to be mounting on Zinedine Zidane.

Spanish outlet Don Balon claim those upstairs at Real are growing increasingly impatient with the Frenchman.

And former manager Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly being lined up as a short-term replacement if results fail to pick up.