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Sport Zidane unsure if James will play for Real Madrid again

09:50  11 july  2020
09:50  11 july  2020 Source:   goal.com

I won't be at Real Madrid for 20 years – Zidane casts doubt over his future

  I won't be at Real Madrid for 20 years – Zidane casts doubt over his future The Champions League-winning boss has said that "anything can happen" regarding his long-term ambitionsZidane has had a significant impact on Los Blancos, first during a five-year stint as a player and now as coach, with the Frenchman in his second spell at the helm.

Zinedine Zidane is unsure if Eden Hazard will play again this season but has justified Real Madrid 's handling of the forward's ankle injury problems following his latest lay-off. The Belgium international hobbled off in the second half of Madrid 's 1-0 loss to Levante on Saturday and scans the following

Zinedine Zidane is unsure if Eden Hazard will play again this season but has justified Real Madrid 's handling of the forward's ankle injury problems following his latest lay-off. The Belgium international hobbled off in the second half of Madrid 's 1-0 loss to Levante on Saturday and scans the following

Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez © Getty Images Real Madrid playmaker James Rodriguez

Zinedine Zidane is unsure if James Rodriguez will play for Real Madrid ever again.

James, 28, has been linked with a move away from Madrid and was left out of the squad for Friday's 2-0 LaLiga win over Deportivo Alaves.

It marked the second straight game in which the Colombia international has not been in the squad.

Asked if James would play for Madrid again, Zidane told a news conference: "I don't know."

James arrived at Madrid from Monaco in 2014, but spent the previous two seasons on loan at Bayern Munich.

He has played just 14 games this campaign, scoring one goal.

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 Zinedine Zidane: French coach Zinédine Zidane has indicated that he does not intend to go on forever. © Provided by Football 365 Zinedine Zidane Real Madrid Those who hoped to see Zinedine Zidane perform a very long journey as a coach, comparable to those of the most experienced technicians, will be disappointed. The Frenchman does not plan to stay too long in the circuit. Seeing himself as an "atypical coach," he said there is no way he could beat any longevity record on the bench.

The Belgian suffered a fresh injury blow at the weekend and the Blancos boss does not know when the winger will return.

Zinedine Zidane is unsure if Eden Hazard will play again this season but has justified Real Madrid 's handling of the forward's ankle injury problems following his latest lay-off. And Zidane does not know if the 29-year-old - who had only just returned from a three-month absence with a similar issue - will


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A former Santiago Bernabeu favourite thinks the Colombian playmaker's time in the Spanish capital will soon draw to a closeMadrid completed the signing of James following his stellar displays for Colombia at the 2014 World Cup, prising him away from Monaco for a fee of €75 million (£68m/$85m).

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