Zizou leaves. The French coach is leaving his post at Real Madrid, which has just made the news official.
After a season devoid of titles and relief and marked by repeated injuries in his workforce, Zinedine Zidane officially leaves Real Madrid. It was the Madrid club that made the news official this Thursday via its social channels. ” Real Madrid CF announce that Zinedine Zidane has decided to end his current phase as coach of our club. Now is the time to respect his decision and show him our appreciation for his professionalism, dedication and passion for all these years, and for what his figure represents for Real Madrid. Zidane is one of Real Madrid’s big myths and his legend goes beyond what he has been as a coach and player of our club. He knows that he is at the heart of Real Madrid and that Real Madrid is and always will be his home, ”can be read on Real Madrid’s official press release.
Comunicado Oficial: Zinedine Zidane.#Real Madrid
– Real Madrid CF (@realmadrid) May 27, 2021
Zidane will remain in particular the coach who won three consecutive Champions League at Real, he who also counts in the galaxy of the very great players having worn the jersey merengue. A double inheritance hard to assume for his heir. It remains to be seen whether his departure would impact a possible summer transfer of Kylian Mbappé in the coming weeks, as feared by the Iberian media.