June 24, 2021
  • 5:29 am Gatland praises battle-hardened Wales
  • 5:29 am Connacht’s Keith Matthews to win 100th cap
  • 5:26 am Stuart Lancaster: An honest man who failed on the biggest stage
  • 5:26 am A week in the life of a Sale Sharks academy player, Part Three
  • 5:25 am Round Two: Six Nations Team of the Week

first_imgZinedine Zidane’s appointment as Real Madrid head coach certainly appears to be the popular decision.Rafael Benitez, who was fired on Monday after several setbacks during his brief spell in charge in the Spanish capital, was never compatible with either the club president’s or fans’ mantra.But Zidane – widely regarded as one of the greatest footballers of his generation – personifies the attacking and stylish philosophy Madrid want to invoke.And some of the biggest names in football agree with the sentiment, with many of them taking to social media to wish Zidane well:David Beckham clearly approved: Suerte Zizou!! pic.twitter.com/BWk3PKzIEd— Xabi Alonso (@XabiAlonso) January 4, 2016 Zinedine Zidane and David Beckham A good decision! 😉👍 One of the greatest football players of all time is Real Madrid head coach now! ☺ All the best to Zizou!✊ #Zidane— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) January 5, 2016 2 As did Mesut Ozil:center_img 2 And Didier Drogba echoed Alonso’s thoughts: Bonne chance grand frère!!!Good luck big bro#coach #madrid pic.twitter.com/Zw2xghfkxh— Didier Drogba (@didierdrogba) January 4, 2016 Xabi Alonso tweeted saying ‘Good luck Zizou!’:last_img read more