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Real Madrid president, Perez shocked by Zidane’s resignation

Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, had admitted that Zinedine Zidane’s resignation as manager, took him by surprise. Zidane brought his two-and-a-half year stint in charge of the LaLiga side to an end on Thursday, few days after winning the Champions League for the third consecutive year. The Frenchman appeared at a press

Rumours: Arsene Wenger will replace Zinedine Zidane

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has emerged as the bookmakers' favourite to succeed Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid head coach. The 1998 World Cup winner resigned from the Blancos hotseat on Thursday, just days after winning a third consecutive Champions League trophy. Wenger, meanwhile, stepped down as Gunners boss at the end

Cristiano Ronaldo 120% fit for Champions League final

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has played down fitness concerns surrounding Cristiano Ronaldo by insisting that the Portuguese forward is '120% fit' for the Champions League final. Ronaldo was seen as a slight doubt for the showdown with Liverpool on May 26 after spraining his ankle in the 2-2 draw with

Retaining Champions League would be huge achievement

Zinedine Zidane has admitted that beating Liverpool to retain the Champions League trophy for a second time "would be huge" for Real Madrid. Los Blancos became the first side to win the competition in back-to-back seasons when easing to a 4-1 win over Juventus in Cardiff last year. Madrid, who now have

Will talk about Neymar’s move to Real Madrid after Champions League final, says Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane on Friday asserted that he wishes to keep his focus on the upcoming UEFA Champions League final against Liverpool next week on Sunday. Speaking to reporters at a press conference, the Real manager stressed that he will discuss rumours regarding Neymar’s transfer only after the upcoming games. “I’m not going