Nothing is certain yet about the future of Zinédina Zidane at Real Madrid. Under a contract until June 2022, the 48-year-old French coach kept the mystery of next season alive in front of the microphone Heavenly Italy, after a win against Liverpool on Tuesday night in the Champions League quarter-finals. “I like what I do here. It’s hard to do that even though I have a team for it“, he initially told Alessandro Del Piero, an Italian media adviser, before evoking the Bianconeri.
“Italy is in my heart, I spent five years in Turin, and Juventus is still important to me. But I’m here now. We’ll see“, added the 1998 world champions. For several weeks, Zinédine Zidane’s name has often been associated with Juventus Turin – a club that wore colors (1996-2001) after a stay in Bordeaux (1992-1996) – especially because of the mediocre results. Turineza that make the future of Andrea Pirlo uncertain.
After 28 league days, Juventus from Turin is only fourth with twelve points behind Milan’s Inter. If no reversal happens, Juve will lose the Italian title for the first time in ten years. Indignant after the elimination of the Old Lady from the knockout phase of the Champions League against Porto, Cristiano Ronaldo asked for reinforcements in the team according to La Gazzetta dello Sport. The five-time Ballon d’Or could also see the new coach fall to the bench. The one that allowed him to win three C1s with Real Madrid between 2016 and 2018?
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