Real Madrid are set to sack Santi Solari and replace him with Zinedine Zidane, ESPN reports.
Zidane, who only quit last summer, is the favoured candidate across the club’s board.
It is believed that they have overpowered president Florentino Perez’s desire to re-appoint Jose Mourinho.
Zidane’s first spell in charge of the club included winning the Champions League three times in a row, as well as LaLiga in 2017.
The Spanish giants have reportedly held a meeting on Monday, to agree on Solar’s departure and Zidane’s return.
The Frenchman will be give wider power and influence over the club’s transfer market choices on his return to the Santiago Bernabeu.