Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane leaves after announcing his resignation in Madrid on May 31, 2018.
/ AFP / PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane made the surprise announcement Thursday he was leaving the European champions after winning an unprecedented third straight Champions League title.Zidane became the first coach to win a third straight European Cup when Real beat Liverpool 3-1 Saturday, capping a remarkable period in his first senior club management job.The Frenchman took over a divided dressing room after the sacking of Rafael Benitez in January, 2016 and immediately set about uniting the squad.He claimed the first of his hat-trick of European triumphs two years ago when Real defeated local rivals Atletico Madrid on penalties in the final. Zidane won nine major honors as Real coach and the 45-year-old's crowning glory came last Saturday as he joined an elite group of managers including Bob Paisley and Carlo Ancelotti by lifting the European Cup for the third time as coach.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE