Zidane has finally exit second time from Real Madrid as head coach on Thursday. Following news that he will once again leave the legendary Los Blancos as boss. Zidane has clinched 11 trophies as head coach at Real Madrid in a total of 263 games, which means that he lifted a piece of silverware for every 23 games.
Zidane’s record at Real Madrid
Famous sports media outlet Goal.com claim that Mauricio Pochettino is now Real Madrid’s No.1 target to replace Zinedine Zidane.
Real Madrid have made Mauricio Pochettino their top managerial target after Zinedine Zidane’s exit, Goal can confirm 🗣 pic.twitter.com/c8yx4PEfEq
— Goal (@goal) May 27, 2021
With the news that Mauricio Pochettino could surprisingly depart Paris Saint-Germain.
Benzema’s farewell to Zidane
Benzema said; “Thank you, Brother, for all that you have given me, both collectively and personally,” the caption for Benzema’s post on Instagram read. “I am proud and honored to have been able to progress and grow with the kind of man you are. See you…”
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“ZZ, the one and only. I wish you all the best. You deserve it, you’ve earnt it. Enjoy life and your family. All the best, boss. Merci, Zidane.”
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Allegri and Pochettino off the table
Massimiliano Allegri is closing in on a return to Juventus, according to Fabrizio Romano, while reports in England claim that Mauricio Pochettino may leave Paris Saint-Germain in order to secure a sensational return to Tottenham Hotspur.
Massimiliano Allegri is set to join Juventus! The agreement is now ‘imminent’ and Andrea Pirlo will be sacked in the next hours. ⚪️⚫️ @SkySport
Allegri has just decided to accept becaude Real Madrid were still taking time after Zinedine Zidane decided to leave the club. ⏳
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) May 27, 2021
According to official release from Real Madrid they have confirmed the departure of Zinedine Zidane.
“Real Madrid CF announce that Zinedine Zidane has decided to end his current period as coach of our club,” it read.
“It is now time to respect his decision and show our gratitude for his professionalism, dedication and passion over all these years, and for what [he] represents to Real Madrid.
“Zidane is one of the great legends of Real Madrid and his legend goes beyond what he has been as a coach and player for our club.
“He knows that he is in the heart of Real Madrid fans and that Real Madrid is and always will be his home.”
Zidane played his last game as Real Madrid player in El Bernabeu against Villarreal
Zidane coached last game in Laliga in El Bernabeu against Villarreal (1st Period)
Zidane coached last game in La Liga in Alfredo Di Setfano against Villarreal (2nd Period) pic.twitter.com/ZMuXyM3F5T
— Real Madrid Info ³⁴ (@RMadridInfo) May 27, 2021