[220] He also visited the Algerian birthplace of his parents and met with Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who gave him an official reception. MADRID: Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is isolating after a close contact of his tested positive for COVID-19, Spanish newspaper ABC said on Thursday. [79][80], Two years later France won Euro 2000, becoming the first team to hold both the World Cup and the European Championship since West Germany in 1974. [26][27] His parents, Smaïl and Malika, emigrated to Paris from the village of Aguemoune in the Berber-speaking region of Kabylie in northern Algeria in 1953 before the start of the Algerian War. No matter where he gets the ball or how it comes to him, he can get out of trouble. Zidane spent his first weeks at Cannes mainly on cleaning duty as a punishment for punching an opponent who mocked his ghetto origins. [97] According to French journalist Philippe Auclair, Zidane's performances in the knock-out rounds were "ranked among his finest in a blue shirt. [170] In a 2002 FIFA poll, Zidane was selected in the FIFA World Cup Dream Team. [120], On 24 February 2007, before a crowd of 10,000 fans at a match in northern Thailand for the Keuydaroon children's AIDS charity, Zidane scored the first goal and set up the second for a Malaysian teammate as the match ended 2–2. [15] He was the ambassador for Qatar's successful bid to stage the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the first Arab country to host the tournament. [194] In a 2004 poll conducted by French newspaper Journal du Dimanche, Zidane was voted as "the most popular Frenchman of all time". Zinedine Zidane, 18 yards out, watching and waiting, adjusts his body and, in one, smooth movement, pirouettes and catches it full on the volley with his left foot. He had a unique ability to be a great and to be a team player. [109] He was sentenced by FIFA to a three-match suspension for the red card. [140], On 12 January 2017, Madrid's draw against Sevilla FC in the second leg of the Copa del Rey round of 16 saw him win his 40th consecutive match without a loss – creating a new Spanish record, beating Luis Enrique's record of 39 matches undefeated with Barcelona. In 2019 he commented "You ask me about two players but what interests me is the group. In Spain, Zidane won several trophies, including a La Liga title and the UEFA Champions League. [216] In May 2010, Zidane appeared in a commercial for Louis Vuitton, indulging in a game of table football with Pelé and Diego Maradona. [36], Zidane made his professional debut with Cannes on 18 May 1989 in a French Division 1 match against Nantes. [125], On 2 June 2013, Zidane took part in a charity match played at Old Trafford as part of the Manchester United Legends vs. Real Madrid Legends reverse fixture. On 29 August, the director of the Spanish National Football Coach Education Centre (CENAFE), Miguel Galán, reported Zidane for acting as Real Madrid Castilla's head coach without the necessary coaching badges. "[228], At the age of 17, Zidane met his future wife, Véronique Fernández (born in Aveyron of Spanish descent),[229] while playing for Cannes in the 1988–89 season. Qatar and the entire Middle East as a whole deserves this event and that makes me happy. "[159] David Beckham has described Zidane as "the greatest of all time",[160][161] Barcelona star Xavi has stated in a 2010 interview that Zidane was "best player in the '90s and early 2000s",[162] while Brazilian defender and former Madrid teammate Roberto Carlos has said of Zidane, "He is the best player I've seen. [222], On 5 November 2006, Zidane appeared in the American animated sitcom Family Guy, seen headbutting an old lady in the episode "Saving Private Brian" as a parody of his headbutt on Materazzi. p. 349. "[164] Belgian playmaker Eden Hazard regards Zidane as "the best ever", and growing up he learned from his idol by "watching him on television and online for hours. [B] However, Zidane's tactical philosophy, particularly his tactical flexibility, has been praised by many. [90] Zidane, along with Thuram and Makélélé, made his competitive return for France in a 3–0 win over the Faroe Islands on 3 September 2005. [130] In 2013, Zidane was appointed assistant coach to Carlo Ancelotti at Real Madrid. [23][150], On 16 July 2020, Zidane won La Liga for the second time in his managerial career. [126] The 12th Match against Poverty took place in Saint-Étienne, France on Monday 20 April 2015, where Ronaldo and Zidane teamed up with other football stars against past and present players of French Ligue 1 club AS Saint-Étienne. "[16] Zidane has supported two Olympic bids for Paris, including the 2012 Summer Olympics which was narrowly won by London and later Paris' successful bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics. ", "Zidane is the master. From the opening game against Denmark to the final against Italy, 'Zizou' shone brightly, casting a spell on his opponents with clever flicks, mesmerising stepovers, slaloming runs and masterful vision. The 2013–14 season was the 110th season in Real Madrid's history and their 83rd consecutive season in La Liga, the top division of Spanish football.It covered a period from 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014. [16], After retiring as a player, Zidane transitioned into coaching, and began his head coaching career at Real Madrid Castilla. 3 Onze d'Or awards as a player (1998, 2000, 2001) and 1 Onze d'Or award as a manager (2017). [14], While Zidane's final season of club football ended without a trophy, he enjoyed success on a personal note by scoring his first hat-trick, against Sevilla, in a 4–2 win in January 2006. [149], On 31 May, five days after the Champions League Final, Zidane announced his resignation as Real Madrid manager, citing the club's "need for change" as his rationale for departing. [226][227] In 2016, Zidane was ranked one of the 500 most influential Muslims in the world by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre of Jordan, which noted: "[Zidane's] modest character has endeared him to the wider public. The 80,000 fans inside the Santiago Bernabéu held up a banner reading, "Thanks for the magic. [85], At Euro 2004, France topped their group with wins over England and Switzerland, before being knocked out in the quarter finals by eventual champions Greece in a surprise 1–0 loss. Among his playing peers, Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimović commented, "Zidane was from another planet. [73], Despite not being at his best during the tournament, France reached the last four. De tekst is beschikbaar onder de licentie. [137][138], In his first full-season as manager, Real Madrid recorded a club-record 16th consecutive La Liga victory by defeating Espanyol 2–0 away on 18 September 2016, overtaking their previous record of 15 set in 1960–61 and equalling the record of consecutive La Liga wins of Barcelona set in 2010–11. [34] Zidane stayed with Septèmes until the age of 14, at which time he was selected to attend a three-day training camp at the CREPS (Regional Centre for Sports and Physical Education) in Aix-en-Provence, one of several such footballing institutes run by the French Football Federation. [34] After spending a year and a half at US Saint-Henri, Zidane joined SO Septèmes-les-Vallons when the Septèmes coach Robert Centenero convinced the club's Director to get Zidane. He is the current manager of La Liga club Real Madrid and is one of the most successful managers in the world. Everyone contributes something to the team in their own way on the field". Scarecrow Press, V.K.S. [36] His first coach, Jean Varraud, encouraged him to channel his anger and focus on his own game. [145], He later won the 2017 UEFA Super Cup 2–1 against Manchester United on 8 August. He was rushed back prematurely for the third game despite not being fully fit, but could not prevent France from being ignominiously eliminated in the group stage without scoring a single goal; the worst performance by a defending champion in the history of the competition. [37] He scored his first goal for the club on 10 February 1991[38] also against Nantes in a 2–1 win. [104], —President of France, Jacques Chirac, pays tribute to Zidane in Paris after the 2006 World Cup. [32][33] At the age of ten, Zidane got his first player's licence after joining the junior team of a local club from Castellane by the name of US Saint-Henri. Some proceeds were given to UNICEF. Kandidatuur. [54], The following season, Zidane scored seven goals in 32 matches in the league to help Juventus win the 1997–98 Serie A and thus retain the Scudetto. It flies past Hans-Jorg Butt. When Zidane stepped onto the pitch, the ten other guys just got suddenly better. [188][191], Zidane has been named FIFA World Player of the Year three times, a feat achieved only by Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. [55] In 2001, Zidane was named Serie A Foreign Footballer of the Year for the second time. "[123], In June and July 2009, Zidane toured across Canada with stops in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver. [66] He ended the season for Real Madrid as their second highest goalscorer and assists provider behind teammates Ronaldo and David Beckham respectively, with nine goals and ten assists in 28 games. 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[10], The next season, Zidane helped Real Madrid to win the 2002–03 La Liga, starring alongside Luís Figo in midfield, and was named the FIFA World Player of the Year for the third time. [223] The infamous headbutt has also been the subject of a lyrical essay by the Belgian novelist Jean-Philippe Toussaint entitled La Mélancolie de Zidane (2006). 2020/21, https://nl.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Real_Madrid_in_het_seizoen_2014/15&oldid=55436107, Wikipedia:Geen afbeelding lokaal en geen op Wikidata, Creative Commons Naamsvermelding/Gelijk delen. [192] In 2002, ESPN described Zidane as "the greatest player in the world in the world's biggest game". [48], After a series of stand out performances for both Bordeaux and France, Zidane had offers to join Europe's top clubs in the spring of 1996, deciding on a move to UEFA Champions League winners Juventus during the close season. [11][12] He received many individual accolades as a player, including being named FIFA World Player of the Year in 1998, 2000 and 2003, and winning the 1998 Ballon d'Or. Go directly to the content. [36] The occasional violence that he would display throughout his career was shaped by an internal conflict of being an Algerian-Frenchman suspended between cultures, and surviving the tough streets of La Castellane where he grew up. His introduction of Gareth Bale for similar reasons in the 2018 UEFA Champions League Final also reaped similar rewards. "Football's Greatest – Zidane". His feet spoke with the ball", "He is a special player. [51] Zidane's growing status in the sport saw him chosen in a European XI to face a World XI – featuring a forward line of Ronaldo and Gabriel Batistuta – in December 1997. [51], In 2001, Zidane joined Real Madrid for a world record fee of 150 billion Italian lire,[56][57] (about €77.5 million by fixed exchange rate; a reported 12.8 billion pesetas[58]) in instalments,[59] and signed a four-year contract. After Eric Cantona was handed a year-long suspension in January 1995 for assaulting a fan, Zidane took over the playmaker position. [115] He, along with general director Jorge Valdano and sporting director Miguel Pardeza, were to be the key decisionmakers on the sporting side of the club. Zidane became France's fourth player to reach 100 caps, after Desailly, Thuram and Didier Deschamps. [196], Despite establishing himself as one of the most successful managers of his era and in the history of Real Madrid,[A] Zidane's time at Real Madrid was considered by some to be shadowed by a partial amount of luck. Seven minutes into the 2006 World Cup final in Berlin, Zidane put France ahead with a Panenka-style penalty kick which struck the crossbar and bounced just over the goal line[98] to become only the fourth player in World Cup history to score in two different finals, along with Pelé, Paul Breitner, and Vavá, in addition to being tied for first place with Vavá, Pelé and Geoff Hurst with three World Cup final goals apiece. Zinedine Zidane retains the full support of his board at Real Madrid, Goal has learned, with the Frenchman not facing the axe despite suffering a humbling Copa del Rey defeat to Alcoyano. [128], In November 2010, Zidane was appointed as a special adviser to Real Madrid's first team in response to an appeal made by then-Real Madrid coach José Mourinho for the former Real midfielder to work more closely with the team. [116], Qatar's 2022 World Cup bid committee announced in September 2010 that Zidane had been appointed as an ambassador for Qatar's attempt to host the 2022 World Cup. [89], With the mass retirement of veteran key players such as Bixente Lizarazu, Marcel Desailly, Claude Makélélé and Lilian Thuram, France struggled to qualify for the 2006 World Cup. "[163] Brazilian playmaker Ronaldinho stated, "Zidane is one of the best footballers of all time, one of my idols. [114], On 1 June 2009, Zidane was announced as the advisor to the president after Florentino Pérez was named president of Real Madrid for the second time. [76][78], Zidane and France went on to play against defending champions and favourites Brazil at the Stade de France in the 1998 FIFA World Cup Final. Real Madrid Transfer News & Rumors on Managing Madrid. Deze pagina is voor het laatst bewerkt op 12 jan 2020 om 23:30. FIFA DREAM TEAM: Maradona voted top player. It is a concerning piece of Real Madrid news with the club now hopeful that no other individuals at the facilities test positive. I don't think anyone can match him when it comes to controlling or receiving the ball. [21][22], Following some poor results for Real Madrid in the months following Zidane's departure – culminating in elimination from the Copa del Rey's semi-final stage at home to Barcelona, a league loss to the same opponent at the same venue which opened up a 12-point gap between the clubs, and an unexpected home 4–1 defeat to Ajax in the Champions League which brought the long run of success in that competition to an end, all within the space of a week – his former teammate Santiago Solari (who himself had only been in the post for five months, after Julen Lopetegui's equally brief spell in charge) was dismissed and Zidane returned as the Real Madrid head coach on 11 March 2019, on a contract until summer 2022. [40], Zidane was transferred to Girondins de Bordeaux in the 1992–93 season, winning the 1995 Intertoto Cup after beating Karlsruhe,[41][42] and finishing runner-up against Bayern Munich in the 1995–96 UEFA Cup,[42][43][44] in four years with the club. In a 3–2 win for France, Thierry Henry played a no-look one-two pass with Zidane before scoring, with Zidane then curling in a 25-yard free kick. Zinedine Zidane believes Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos is the best defender "in history". M anaging Real Madrid isn't easy and especially not over the past decade with the dominance of Lionel Messi at Barcelona and threat posed by Diego Simeone and his Atletico Madrid … [131], In June 2014, Real Madrid announced that Zidane would be the coach of Real Madrid's B team, Real Madrid Castilla. "2002 World Cup Football Super Stars". Reasons in the FIFA World player of the Year for the team 's accomplishments he! Cup: 1930–2010 '' manager of La Liga, Real Madrid 's history Best player in rematch! 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