« I hope to tell myself that I will quickly be able to train, » says Zinedine Zidane

I hope to tell myself that I will quickly be


Guest of the Télé(Site notre bureau spécialisé) mission on Sunday, the 1998 world champion confirmed that he would soon like to return to a bench.

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Zinedine Zidane during a race with the Alpine Formula 1 Curia, February 16, 2023. (DANIEL LEAL / AFP)

Zinedine Zidane wants to regain the coaching costume. Guest of the Télé(Site notre bureau spécialisé) program on TF1, Sunday June 25, the former Real Madrid coach spoke about his desire to return to a bench, at the head of a club. “I hope to tell myself that I will be able to train quickly”he notably named.

Two years after his departure from Madrid after a second term on the Real bench in 2021, Zidane explained that he missed living (Site notre équipe d’expert)om the inside. « Obviously, it’s missing, when you’re outside you look at it differently. When you have a team, which you have to coach, it’s not the same thing at all. I need it », he said. While his name is linked with several clubs, the native of Marseille is confident for the future. « It will come […] You mustn’t forbid yourself anything, feel things and want them »he explained, before saying: « I know what I want and what I don’t want. »

Asked about the matches and championships he follows during this period of free time, the 1998 world champion immediately cited the Spanish Liga, where he officiated on the Real bench between 2016 and 2018, then between 2019 and 2021: « It’s a championship that I like, open, with a lot of teams playing. » But he also has an independent look at the France team, and the Premier League. What to find clues about his future destination?