The 43-year-old former striker could succeed Zinedine Zidane at the helm of the first team but also pleases in the Bundesliga.
What if one Real Madrid legend is hiding another? After having trusted Zinedine Zidane as coach a few years ago when he only had a short season at the head of the B team of the merengue club, Real Madrid could reproduce the same pattern. this summer in the event of the departure of the three-time winner of the Champions League. Indeed, Raul, could be the lucky one to succeed his former teammate.
Zidane announces his departure to Real Madrid players
Currently at the head of Real Madrid Castilla, Raul is doing a good job and would even be in the sights of Eintracht Frankfurt for next season. Rumors of the departure of the merengue club of the former number 7 have gained momentum in recent days, but the latter has put the church back in the middle of the village. Real Madrid legend Raul has said he wants to stay at the club amid reports he will replace Zinedine Zidane as manager at the end of the season.
Raul has been approached by the Spanish media to succeed his former team-mate, after impressing at the head of the club’s second team. The former striker has also been linked with German clubs in recent weeks, but he says he won’t be leaving Madrid for the time being: “This is my home and this is where I want to be. Now is not the time to talk about anyone’s future.”, he declared in the columns of Marca.
“I am happy at home”
“We have learned a lot this year. I am an employee of Real Madrid. Since I decided to become a coach three or four years ago, it is better to do it at home, in my club, by acquiring experience and as a coach in the best way. I’m a club man, I’m happy at home and can’t wait to continue “, added the former striker, now 43.
“The worst Real Madrid ever”
According to information from Goal, Zinedine Zidane has already told his players that he will leave the Merengue club this summer. The former number ten in the France squad has been under pressure throughout the season being criticized on numerous occasions, particularly after his side lost in the Champions League semi-final to Chelsea, and when the Real Madrid were ten points behind Atlético Madrid in La Liga.
Still, the Merengues can still win La Liga this year, as they sit second in the table. They are behind leaders Atletico Madrid by two points before the last day of the championship. Real Madrid even took the lead in the league virtually when Atlético Madrid was hung up by Osasuna on Sunday. The Merengues will end their season at home against Villarreal while Atlético Madrid travel to Valladolid.