Full name: Zinedine Yazid Zidane
Date of Birth: 23 June 1972
Place of birth: Marseille, France
Playing position: Attacking midfielder
Number: 10 (Zinedine Zidane footballer)
Zinedine Zidane footballer who born in France on 23rd June 1972. He is also known as “Zizou” which is his nickname. Yes he is Zidane, a retired French football player and currently he is the manager of the great world famous football club Real Madrid. Most of the time we saw that he played for the world famous Cannes, Bordeaux, Juventus, France national team and for the Real Madrid as an attacking midfielder. As per in the UEFA Golden Jubilee Poll Zidane is the elite playmaker and attacking midfielder. He is renowned for his excellent vision, overall ball control, elegance, and all types of techniques, Zidane Zidane was named and famed for the best European football player of the last 50 years all over the world. He is widely known for his incredible performance as one of the greatest football players of all time.
Zinedine Zidane footballer
Zinedine Zidane won the UEFA Champions League with Real Madrid and the La Liga title for club level football. Besides he won an Intercontinental Cup, two Serie A league championships with Juventus and a UEFA Super Cup each with both teams which are mentioned above. In the year of 2001 his transferring from the world famous Juventus to another giant football club Real Madrid set a world record for his salary which is equivalent to €75 million. On the international football stage with the national team of France, Zinedine Zidane won the FIFA World Cup, 1998 where he scored twice goals in the final match and as per UEFA Euro 2000, he had declared as the Player of the Tournament. The success of the World Cup 1998 made him a national hero in France at that time and he was also rewarded the Légion d’honneur in the year of 1998.