Sport Real Madrid: La Der 'de Zidane?
Real Madrid confirm Zinedine Zidane has quit as the club's manager
Sportsmail reported earlier this month that Zidane would walk away from the club regardless of whether they secured the title after Zidane sensed he did not have the backing of Florentino Perez.While there has been no comment as of yet from Zidane or Real president Florentino Perez, a club statement said 'Real Madrid is and will always be' Zidane's home.
arrived on the Real Bench in 2016, income in March 2019 after a nine-month break, Zidane could for the first time complete the season with zero title won."There are times when you have to leave, for the good of all": these words, pronounced by Zizou on May 15, resonate quite differently as the end of the season. French, under contract until June 30, 2022, has been interviewed in a press conference for several weeks. He has always evaded the questions, refusing to escape on the next season and a possible prolongation of contract. "The most important thing is not me or another person. The most important thing is the team, the game of tomorrow. We want to win the title, it's the only thing that animates us. The rest, this is not the time to talk about it. We'll see later, "he still swept Friday at the press conference.
Real Madrid 'in no rush' to appoint Zinedine Zidane's successor
It comes as little surprise that Zidane's exit, which came out on Wednesday and was confirmed by the club on Thursday, dominates the front covers of the Spanish sports dailies. 1/3 SLIDES © Provided by Daily Mail ( 2/3 SLIDES © Provided by Daily Mail ( 3/3 SLIDES © Provided by Daily Mail ( Marca have a montage celebrating the trophy-winning achievements of Zidane during his two tenures as Real's manager.
On the night from Saturday to Sunday, the Spanish press announced that Zidane had already warned his cloakroom from his departure at the end of the season. Affirmations refuted by the person in front of the press after the short success of Real at Athletic Bilbao (1-0) Sunday for the penultimate day of Liga. "How could I announce now to my players I'm going to get there? It's a lie, "denied the Marseille technician. "We play our life in Liga and I will tell them that I'm going to it? No, it's nothing. I would never say that to my players now. (...) For now, I am focused on the end of the season, "swept ZZ at Movistar's microphone. The end of the season, it will be Saturday night. The players will know the final whistle if they are sacred champions of Spain or not, and will subsequently be released to join their selections. This will also be the time of the balance sheet for Zizou. After two seasons and half successful at its first pigement (January 2016 - May 2018) with the triplet in the Champions League, and a successful return in March 2019 with the titles gleaned in Liga and in supercove of Spain in 2020 Despite the pandemic, the 2020-2021 season is the least radiant of its dual mandate. It could be its first virgin season of all title since its first in Castilla, Real Madrid's reserve team, in 2014-2015. On many occasions, Zidane repeated that this season has been his biggest challenge at the Real head: a pandemic presse, a cascade of injury and disillusionment at once.
Zidane wants LaLiga title and Real Madrid legacy
Little victories are all well and good however, what Zidane wants most from the next 10 days is the big victory - one more league title so he can walk away a winner at the end of the season. © Provided by Daily Mail ( © Provided by Daily Mail ( It will not be easy. Two wins for Madrid and a win and a draw for Atletico in their last two games would make Zidane’s team champions courtesy of a better head-to-head goal difference. But the chances of Diego Simeone’s side dropping points against Osasuna on Sunday or Valladolid a week later are slim.
used to the plays
used to theaters, Zidane is customary to go to the top. In 2006, "Zizou" retired on a successful World Cup Final against Italy after a legendary ball shot on Marco Materazzi. On May 31, 2018 he had announced his departure from Real five days after the third consecutive Sacred Glane on the Champions League, a previously unprecedented feat. "I savor every moment, every day spent here. When I see my players train, it moves me. Truly. I am a fortunate, I know it. So I take advantage of every moment, "said Zz Saturday, in a press conference that had goodbye accents:" I am very proud of the whole team, all players. We are writing something together, and everyone in this big club. Something that will remain forever ". On Friday, Zidane assured that he has not discussed his future yet with the club, but entrusted that the plebiscite he generates in Spain the key: "It always touched me. People here have always been very friendly with me, when I was a player and today too. I gave them that by giving everything to Real Madrid. Play and train here is the best thing that happened to me in life. And it's been almost 20 years old ... ". The rumors already send Zidane to Juventus Turin, where the future of Andre Pirlo seems very uncertain. The Spanish press, it has already begun to look for the names of its possible replacements in Real: Raul, his old teammate and another legend of the club today at the head of Castilla, makes a favorite face, in front of Massimiliano Allegri and Joachim Löw .
Who will be the winners and losers of the managerial merry-go-round? .
It's been quite the week in the managerial market - so what must all the players be thinking? Sportsmail takes you through five winners and five losers from the managerial merry-go-round.If not, a quick run-through. Antonio Conte and Zinedine Zidane have resigned from their jobs at Inter Milan and Real Madrid respectively, while Andrea Pirlo has been sacked by Juventus - ex-Old Lady boss Massimiliano Allegri is set to return to Turin.