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Zidane's possible new team revealed — Real Madrid

Zidane's possible new team revealed — Real Madrid

Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has no regrets quitting Real Madrid over the summer. "Zidane is a pure talent, but it also represents the work and the sacrifice, the perseverance in search of perfection".

Though he is yet to score in this season in the league.

In Marca, Perez invites, however, Zidane does not rest on its laurels: "This club always aspires to be better", warns the president.

Getafe meanwhile have made a solid return to the Liga Santander and promise to mix solid defense with effectiveness from set pieces, something Madrid's sometimes less than solid defence will have to be aware of. According to Mundo Deportivo the French tactician could decide to step down as the Merengues coach at the end of the season if France call him after the 2018 World Cup. Zidane will hope that the Frenchman's intelligent link up play will bring the best out of other members of the team. "It is the best way to describe it. I always say that he is the one person in my life that has convinced me to continue on with determination; to be a footballer and to want to be a manager", he said.

Formerly Carlo Ancelotti's assistant, Zidane was promoted from his role managing the Castilla side to replace the sacked Rafael Benitez in January 2016.

3 - Zidane is the third Madrid coach to reach consecutive European Cup/Champions League finals, the first since Luis Carniglia in 1959.