Zidane is RealMadrid New Manager Officially
Official: Rafa is sacked. Zidane is RealMadrid New Manager Officially.
The Legend, the Maestro, the Gladiator himself steps up to take charge of the Royal Club.
Welcome Sir Zinedine Zidane, there’s no bigger honor than to see your childhood hero manage your favorite club.
Why Madrid Sacked Rafa Benitez
The problem with Benitez:
- Bad relationship with the players
- Tactics that don’t fit the club
- Too defensive
- Fans didn’t like him
Zidane Speech as Real Madrid a Manager
Zinedine Zidane: “I am very emotional right now – more so than when I was a player. Thank you.”
Zidane: “I am going to put my heart and soul into this job so that everything works out well”
Zidane: “I will do everything possible to win something this year, tomorrow I will be with the team to start working”
Zidane: “I have the same emotion right now as when I signed for Real Madrid as a player. I can tell you I’ll put all my heart in this club.”
Zidane: “I want to thank you, President, to give me the opportunity to train the best club in the world.”
Zidane: “What matters most is to start training with the team tomorrow. We will make every effort to win a title this year!”
Zidane: “We have the best fans in the world and the best club in the world and I’ll do everything to win.”
Zidane: “I know that for Real Madrid the word impossible does not exist.
Zidane First 5 Match as Real Madrid manager
Zidane’s first five games: Decor, Sporting, Betis, Espanyol & Granada.
Only Depor in the top half.
Florentino Perez: “I am very proud because I know that with Zinedine Zidane- nothing is impossible.”
Florentino: “Today we haven taken the decision to terminate Rafa’s contract. We appreciate your work & dedication.”
Florentino: “He is one of the greatest players of all time. Zidane, you are from this moment, the coach of Real Madrid.”
Perez: “Zidane, this is your Stadium. Real Madrid fans will be by your side, and you, from now on, are the new coach of Real Madrid”
Managers with least amount of matches at Madrid
- 27 Juande Ramos
- 26 Quirante
- 25 RAFA BENÍTEZ
- 21 Arsenio Iglesias
- 20 García Remón
- 06 Camacho