Zinedine Zidane

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Zinedine Zidane
Zinedine Zidane 2008.jpg
Zidane in 2008
Personal information
Full name Zinedine Yazid Zidane[1][2]
Date o birth 23 Juin 1972 (1972-06-23) (age 42)[1]
Place o birth Marseille, Fraunce
Hicht 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playin position Attackin midfielder
Club information
Current club Real Madrid (assistant coach
an sportin director)
Youth career
1982–1983 US Saint-Henri
1983–1986 SO Septèmes-les-Vallons
1986–1989 Cannes
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–1992 Cannes 61 (6)
1992–1996 Bordeaux 139 (28)
1996–2001 Juventus 151 (24)
2001–2006 Real Madrid 155 (37)
Total 506 (95)
Naitional team
1988–1989 France U17 4 (1)
1989–1990 France U18 6
1990–1994 France U21 20 (3)
1994–2006 Fraunce 108 (31)
Teams managed
2013– Real Madrid (assistant)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerlie.
† Appearances (Goals).

Zinedine Yazid Zidane (French pronunciation: [zinedin zidan], born 23 Juin 1972), nicknamed "Zizou", is an assistant coach an sportin director at Real Madrid, an a retired fitbawer who played as an attackin midfielder for the French naitional team, Juventus an Real Madrid.[3][4] Renowned for his elegance, veesion an technique, Zidane wis named the best European fitbawer o the past 50 years bi UEFA,[5] an haes been describit as ane o the greatest players in the history o the gemme.[6][7][8][9][10]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Zinedine Zidane Profile". ESPN. 
  2. "Zinedine Zidane biography". Biography.com. Retrieved 28 May 2013. 
  3. "Zinedine Zidane set to become Real Madrid director of football". 14 June 2012. 
  4. "Zinedine Zidane set to become Real Madrid director of football". The Guardian (London). 7 July 2011. 
  5. "Zidane voted Europe's best ever" The Guardian. Retrieved 17 November 2013
  6. "Zidane's lasting legacy". BBC. Retrieved 20 April 2013. 
  7. "Zidane is greatest football player". ESPN. Retrieved 20 April 2013. 
  8. "Brazil 0 France 1: Zidane regains mastery to tame Brazil" The Independent. Retrieved 17 November 2013
  9. "Brazil's Fans Lament Demise of the Beautiful Game" New York Times. Retrieved 17 November 2013
  10. "Defending champion bounces back from World Cup flop to try again" Sports Ilustrated. Retrieved 17 November 2013