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Zidane

Zinedine . born 1972, French football player, known as Zizou; scored two goals in the 1998 World Cup final
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After the match, Zidane said he believes Bale will now stay, with the Spanish transfer window closing on September 2."We have spoken about it two or three times before, that he is going stay," Zidane said.
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane says he is 'worried and bothered' about his side's growing injury list as the La Liga season approaches.
Zidane confirmed the Wales international was left out of Real's matchday squad to face Bayern Munich in the International Champions Cup in Houston on Saturday because "the club is working on his departure".
Zidane confirmed Bale was left out of Real's squad to face Bayern Munich in the International Champions Cup in Houston on Saturday because "the club is working on his departure".
Real Madridboss Zidane left Bale out of the squad for Saturday's friendly against Bayern Munich in Houston, Texas, and later said that he hoped the formerTottenhamman would leave the club soon.
"Our manager, Zinedine Zidane, has left the pre-season training camp in Montreal for personal reasons," the club said in a statement.
Zidane played alongside several of his team-mates from France's 1998 World Cup-winning side, including current France manager Didier Deschamps.
And Zidane opted not to use the Wales talisman despite his side crashing to a 2-0 defeat at home to Real Betis.
On what could have been his last game for the club amid heightened speculation about a potential summer move for Bale, Zidane opted not to use the Wales talisman despite his side crashing to a 2-0 defeat at home to Real Betis.
Courtois was signed from Chelsea last summer, despite Navas winning UEFA's best goalkeeper award after helping Madrid win the Champions League.Santiago Solari then put faith in Courtois during his four months in charge but Navas, a favourite of Zidane's, came back in for the Frenchman's opening game against Celta Vigo last month.
LIVERPOOL'S Champions League defeat to Real Madrid caused Zinedine Zidane to walk out on the La Liga giants - according to fresh reports from Spain.
ZINEDINE ZIDANE has been asked to snub all job offers as Manchester United decide on Jose Mourinho's future.