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Zidane vs. Materazzi, Jones vs. Gascoigne, Who Would Win in a Fight?

With recent stories involving disagreements and arguments involving Jose Mourinho and Arsene Wenger, Landon Donovan and Jurgen Klinsmann and Roy Keane and pretty much everyone, it may be time for someone to promote an event and get these people into the ring to settle their scores instead of going about it on the field or through the press. We have all played that game where we debate...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ambitious Zidane would like to coach France national team

Former France great Zinedine Zidane says he would be interested in taking charge of the national team once he gets more experience under his belt. Zidane, 42, served as an assistant coach to Carlo Ancelotti last season at Real Madrid and is now coaching the club's reserve team. Zidane, who had been linked to the head coaching position at French club Bordeaux before taking over...
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September 16, 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

Ronaldo Defeats Zidane In Charity Match Against Poverty

The 10th annual Match Against Poverty between friends of Brazilian Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane took place in front of over 50,000 fans in Porto Alegre on Wednesday. The game was refereed by the legendary Pierluigi Collina and featured many celebrity names past and present from within the sport. After a scoreless opening half hour, Brazilian legend [...]The post Ronaldo Defeats Zidane...
Via The Soccer Daily
December 20, 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

Zinedine Zidane Headbutt Statue Unveiled at Paris Art Museum (Photo)

Zinedine Zidane sure went out with a bang. The French soccer legend's last act as a professional soccer player was headbutting Marco Materazzi in front of a worldwide audience. That unforgettable moment has been immortalized in the form of a bronze statue, which was unveiled at Paris' Centre Pompidou modern art museum, the Associated Press reports. The five-meter-high (nearly...
Via NESN.com
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 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 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

Zinedine Zidane to Begin Coaching Career, But Triumphant Homecoming May be Down the Road

Zinedine Zidane may be retired, but that doesn't mean you'll catch him playing "Bingo" down in Key West, Fla. The legendary Frenchman will take on a coaching role within Real Madrid's youth academy this season, though he may have his eyes on an even bigger prize, according to FIFA.com. Zidane, 40, has kept himself busy since his retirement in 2006. Having joined...
Via NESN.com
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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