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Futsal player gets booked for taking selfie with Zidane

Zinedine Zidane has made a habit of drawing yellow cards from helpless defenders, but not even the former French great could fathom how he would entrap his latest victim. Truth is, he didn't really have to do anything but stand there. During a exhibition futsal match one of the players on the opposite team came up and took a selfie mid-game with Zidane, drawing the ire of the referee...
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July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

#TBT: Zidane head-butts Materazzi in 2006 World Cup final

"I am a man before anything else. And some words are worse, I'd rather have been punched in the face than hear these things. And I reacted." In one of the most controversial moments in World Cup history, exactly nine years ago on Thursday, Zinedine Zidane head-butted Italian defender Marco Materazzi in the 2006 World Cup final match between France and Italy. The French great would...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane: Chelsea and Manchester United target is "extraordinary"

Real Madrid Castilla coach Zinedine Zidane says Chelsea and Manchester United target Paul Pogba is a fantastic and an extraordinary player. The Frenchman was one of Massimiliano Allegri's key players in midfield last season, helping Juventus to yet another Serie A title and to the Champions League final. Available for £57m according to reports, the […]
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Enzo Fernandez, Zinedine Zidane’s Son, Debuts For Real Madrid B Team (Video)

Enzo Alan Zidane Fernandez probably won’t become as a good a soccer player as his father was, but his career already is turning in the right direction. Fernandez, 19, debuted for Real Madrid’s B (or “Castilla”) team Sunday in its 2-1 win over Conquense in a Segunda B (Spanish third division) game. Fernandez’s father, French soccer legend and current Real Madrid B coach Zinedine...
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane Reveals His Thoughts On Headbutts And Penalties

Earlier today, Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane presided over his first training session as the new coach of Real Madrid Castilla, otherwise known as the club’s ‘B’ team. Zidane was most recently part of Carlo Ancelotti’s coaching staff that won ‘La Decima’ for Real Madrid last season. Today was the first time the former French international has taken control of a side...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Most Exciting World Cup Moments: Number 22 – Zidane Loses His Head

No. 23: Zidane Loses His Head, (Germany, 2006) Soccer is a game that can render you speechless. In awe at what you’ve just seen, dumfounded by what has happened out on the pitch. World Cup final’s are occasions that regularly give rise to a bout of speechlessness. Typically due to the sheer drama they concoct, the outpouring of emotion we see from teams who have won the trophy...
Via World Soccer Talk
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Zinedine Zidane: French Soccer Star Still Embarrasses Defenders

courtesy: 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...
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February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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