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Zidane quits as Real Madrid coach after 3rd Champions League

MADRID (AP) Zinedine Zidane quit as Real Madrid coach on Thursday, less than a week after leading the team to its third straight Champions League title, saying the club needed a change in command. The 45-year-old Zidane, who was coach for two and half seasons, said he felt it was the right moment – for him and for the team ...

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Zidane must patch up Madrid's defense for tough Sevilla game

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Zinedine Zidane has a big problem. The Real Madrid coach is facing an important match against Sevilla on Saturday with his defense in tatters. Marcelo, at left back, will be Zidane’s only first-choice player in Madrid’s back four and defensive midfield position. A loss would leave Madrid at risk of falling… FOX Sports Digital

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Zidane hopes Ronaldo rediscovers scoring touch at Atletico

MADRID (AP) For Zinedine Zidane, the Madrid derby on Saturday is just what Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema need to break their scoring slump. The Real Madrid forwards have been struggling in the Spanish league, with just two goals between them. Ronaldo, while striking six times in the Champions League, has tallied only one in seven Liga appearances. Benzema is ...

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Zidane taking strength from adversity as Madrid seek response to shock loss

Zinedine Zidane has warned Tottenham he thrives under pressure and that Real Madrid cannot wait to put right Sunday’s surprise defeat to Girona. Spurs face Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday and it would appear a good time to face the holders, who are struggling with both fitness issues and form. G… UEFA Champions League Football News

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Zidane: The players believe in my message

Zinedine Zidane was named The Best FIFA Men’s Coach on 23 October In 2017 he won theClub World Cup, the Champions League and La Liga “We had to consolidate our success, and that’s never easy” he told FIFA.com When he retired as a player, Zinedine Zidane’s trophy cabinet was already full to bursting. Now, he has picked up where he ...

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Cristiano, Zidane crowned The Best in London

Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane take home top men’s honours Lieke Martens and Sarina Wiegman win top women’s gongs Gianluigi Buffon named inaugural The Best FIFA Goalkeeper In a glittering ceremony that saw a galaxy of footballing stars descend on a venue renowned for mixing British royalty with the bright lights of the entertainment industry, the new kings and queens ...

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Moha: “I got into football because of Zidane”

Mohamed ‘Moha’ Moukhliss scored Spain’s opener versus Korea DPR The creative midfielder plays for Real Madrid’s youth team His most treasured possession is a Zinedine Zidane jersey Spain midfielder Mohamed Moukhliss enjoyed a memorable night in Kochi on Friday, helping to propel his country to the Round of 16 of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 by scoring a ...

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Zinedine Zidane keen to silence Real Madrid critics with win in Dortmund

Zinedine Zidane knows ending a club hoodoo by masterminding a Champions League win at Borussia Dortmund would go a long way towards answering Real Madrid’s critics. The reigning Spanish and European champions have endured a rocky start to their domestic title defence and lie seven points adrift of fierce rivals B… UEFA Champions League Football News

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