ZINEDINE ZIDANE RUMORS

France snubbed legend Zidane over national team vacancy

French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet claims he turned down an approach from Zinedine Zidane to succeed Laurent Blanc as national coach in 2012.
Via FOXSports.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Zidane wanted to coach France after Euro 2012

PARIS (AP) The president of the French Football Federation turned down midfield great Zinedine Zidane's offer to coach the national team two years ago.
Via FOXSports.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane Should Coach Monaco, Says Michel Platini

UEFA President Michel Platini believes Zinedine Zidane should start his career as a head coach at AS Monaco. Zidane is currently working as an assistant to Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid, but rumors also claim that Zidane may succeed Ancelotti at Real Madrid. Platini, though, believes that the French legend is ready for club management, and stated that Monaco could be an ideal destination...
Via World Soccer Talk
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane: French Soccer Star Still Embarrasses Defenders

courtesy: bubblenews.com French soccer star Zinedine Zidane is most famous for head-butting an Italian soccer player in the 2006 World Cup. Since then, he’s sort of fallen off the world stage, but that doesn’t mean the Frenchman has lost any of his skill. Zinedine makes frequent stops to Real Madrid training sessions, and let’s just say the guy has some fancy footwork. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA...
Via Total Sports Blog
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Zinedine Zidane Still Makes Defenders Look FOOLISH

As if he wasn’t mean enough to defenders when he actually played, Zinedine Zidane still hangs around Real Madrid training sessions to make budding defenders look like new-born pups. Just check out how the midfield maestro hasn’t even lost a step as he easily scores over the dumbfounded defender: Class is in session, kiddos. Sit down, shut up, and prepared to get schooled by...
Via Standing O Sports
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane Scores the Goal of the Week in Old Head Charity Match

Retired footballing legends Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo teamed up for a charity match Wednesday night in Porto Alegre, Brazil. The aim of the match was to fight poverty, but the highlight might have come when a 40-year-old Zizou showed he’s still got the touch. We posted this video as our goal of the week because of the entire play, brilliant touch, great volley. You should read...
Via Unathletic
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Ronaldo and Zidane to play charity match in Brazil

The annual United Nations charity match featuring former World Cup winners Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane will be played in Brazil. The 2013 ''Match Against Poverty'' will take place in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre on Dec. 19 at Gremio's new arena. Neymar, Romario, Bebeto, Deco, Christian Vieri and Christian Karembeu are among other players to have...
Via AP on Fox
November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Paris hosts Zidane head-butt statue

The historic head-butt that marked the end of France great Zinedine Zidane's international football career is now more than just a memory. A 5-meter-high bronze statue portraying Zidane aiming his shaven head at Italian opponent Marco Materazzi's torso has been erected in front of Paris' Centre Pompidou modern art museum. Zidane lit up the field playing for Real Madrid...
Via Fox Soccer
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Paris museum erects statue of head-butting Zidane

The historic head-butt that marked the end of France great Zinedine Zidane's international soccer career is immortalized in bronze. A 5-meter statue portraying Zidane aiming his shaven head at Italian opponent Marco Materazzi's torso has been erected in front of Paris' Centre Pompidou modern art museum. Zidane played for Real Madrid and other professional teams and...
Via AP on Fox
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Paris hosts statue of head-butting Zidane

The historic head-butt that marked the end of France great Zinedine Zidane's international football career is now more than just a memory. A 5-meter-high bronze statue portraying Zidane aiming his shaven head at Italian opponent Marco Materazzi's torso has been erected in front of Paris' Centre Pompidou modern art museum. Zidane lit up the field playing for Real Madrid...
Via AP on Fox
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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