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Zinedine Zidane: French association football manager and former player
Zinedine Yazid Zidane, popularly known as Zizou, is a French former professional football player who played as an attacking midfielder. He is the current manager of La Liga club Real Madrid and is one of the most successful managers in the world. Widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, Zidane was an elite playmaker renowned for his elegance, vision, passing, ball control, and technique. He received many individual accolades as a player, including being named FIFA World Player of the Year in 1998, 2000 and 2003, and winning the 1998 Ballon d'Or.

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Zidane laments Real's awful start, lack of consistency [Video]

Zidane laments Real's awful start, lack of consistency

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane cannot explain why his team played so poorly in their 2-1 loss at home to Alaves, just three days after beating Inter Milan so comprehensively in the Champions League.

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Zidane and Koke remember Maradona [Video]

Zidane and Koke remember Maradona

Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane says Diego Maradona's death marks a sad day "not only for the soccer world, but for the entire world".

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Zidane worried for health of players during fixture pile-up [Video]

Zidane worried for health of players during fixture pile-up

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane says the fixture pile-up which sees his side play ten games in 33 days is a worry for the health of his players.

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No excuses for Madrid's big loss, says Zidane [Video]

No excuses for Madrid's big loss, says Zidane

Real Madrid boss says his side must do better despite injuries and health issues affecting the team

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Zidane compares Real's Champions League clash with Inter to 'a final' [Video]

Zidane compares Real's Champions League clash with Inter to 'a final'

VIDEO SHOWS: REAL MADRID PLAYERS TRAINING, COMMENTS BY COACH ZINEDINE ZIDANE SENDING WITH COMPLETE SCRIPT SHOWS: MADRID, SPAIN (NOVEMBER 2, 2020) (REAL MADRID TV POOL - MUST NOT OBSCURE LOGO) 1. REAL

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Zidane hopes to turn Barcelona success to Champions win in Moenchengladbach [Video]

Zidane hopes to turn Barcelona success to Champions win in Moenchengladbach

Real Madrid prepare for their Champions League group stage match against Borussia Moenchengladbach.

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Zidane confirms Ramos to return for Clasico showdown [Video]

Zidane confirms Ramos to return for Clasico showdown

Zinedine Zidane welcomes the return of captain Sergio Ramos for El Clasico and reacts defiantly to some reports saying that his job may be at stake.

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Zidane accepts criticism after Real loss ahead of Champions opener [Video]

Zidane accepts criticism after Real loss ahead of Champions opener

Zidane accpets criticism after Cadiz defeat

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Zidane ready to rotate Madrid squad to cope with fixture congestion [Video]

Zidane ready to rotate Madrid squad to cope with fixture congestion

Real Madrid will need to keep rotating their players over the next few weeks to cope with the fixture congestion according to Zinedine Zidane.

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Zidane not worried injury-prone Hazard will turn out like Bale [Video]

Zidane not worried injury-prone Hazard will turn out like Bale

Eden Hazard's persistent injury problems does not mean he will become the new Gareth Bale at Real Madrid, according to Zinedine Zidane.

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