The Frenchman led Los Blancos to a historic three European titles in a row on the finish of Cristiano Ronaldo’s profession in Spain.
Zinedine Zidane has revealed the important thing behind his historic treble-winning European success with Actual Madrid.
In his first-ever senior managerial position, Zidane pulled off one of many best teaching feats. He not solely gained the Champions League for Actual Madrid on the first time of asking in 2016, however did so once more in 2017 and 2018 to finish a outstanding run of three consecutive titles.
Now, over 4 years later, Zidane opened up on his three-peat success for the primary time on the weekend, crediting the exhausting work and the gamers and coaches that surrounded him as the important thing elements.
“We labored exhausting, we had unimaginable gamers, and a staff that adopted me,” the previous Los Blancos boss instructed Telefoot.
“I used to be accountable for lots of issues, however I had a terrific staff behind me. Alone, it wouldn’t have been attainable. I must encompass myself with folks I really feel comfy with. If not, it will possibly’t work.”
Will Zidane return to administration?
It’s been a yr now since Zidane vacated his position as Actual Madrid supervisor for the second time in 2021.
Whereas latest stories have distanced him from changing Mauricio Pochettino because the Paris Saint-Germain coach for subsequent season, the 49-year-old nonetheless intends to return to administration.
He added: “I need to proceed, I nonetheless have this flame, it’s my ardour, soccer. I’m [almost] 50 years previous, fulfilled, I’m completely satisfied, that’s an important factor.”
One attainable job Zidane might take is the position of the pinnacle coach for the French nationwide staff.
France’s present boss Didier Deschamps will likely be out of contract after the World Cup in Qatar on the finish of this yr. It’s unclear if he’ll signal a brand new deal after the match.