The three men are said to have a secret pact to favor Real Madrid according to Spanish media.
Real Madrid are chasing a favor from a club chaired by one of their former great players when the season ends on Saturday.
Los Blancos have to beat Villarreal and hope that Atletico Madrid lose points against Real Valladolid, whose chairman just happens to be Ronaldo Nazario.
Valladolid don’t play just for honor, “La Pucela” need to win to have any chance of staying in La Liga next season.
The relationship between Ronaldo, Florentino Perez and Zinedine Zidane suggests that something is bound to bind them on Saturday, anyway, according to information from Marca. Rumors of Perez returning to the Real Madrid presidency became much more than that when he attended a charity match in Fez, Morocco, in November 2008. There he met Zidane and Ronaldo, who were leading. each a team for the charity match against poverty ‘.
It was also the opportunity to take a photo of Perez with the two former players, who would both return to the club during his second term. Zidane did so as a coach, while Ronaldo took on an ambassadorial role.
Since becoming president of Valladolid, Ronaldo has enjoyed his relationship with Perez, who initially signed him for Real Madrid. Andriy Lunin, Jorge de Frutos and Javi Sanchez have all passed between the two clubs.
While Perez and Real Madrid previously relied on Ronaldo for his goals, now they need him to achieve another feat. Valladolid need no extra motivation for this critical survival game against Atletico, and a win would be welcomed by Los Blancos as well as “La Pucelaé. But first, Zidane has to do his part against Villarreal.