Nine titles, Zidane won in two and a half years as a coach with Real Madrid. His successors succeeded in the past nine months, little. After the season back to Miss targets now, surprisingly, the Frenchman on the bench of Real.
Well, nine months after his resignation as coach of Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane returns a complete surprise to the crisis-ridden Spanish football record champion. The separation from the previous Coach Santiago Solari and the obligation of the 46-year-old Frenchman was decided at a Board meeting on Monday evening, as the Club Toni Kroos and captain Sergio told Ramos. Zidane, who signed a contract until 2022, should take the Tuesday Training.
The club is moved so that the consequences of a completely disappointing season. As the defending champion Real was eliminated in the first knockout round of the Champions League against minnows Ajax Amsterdam failed miserably in the League the Royal twelve points behind arch-rivals FC Barcelona, they also failed in the Cup.
A regulatory Hand is needed urgently. As the beginning of 2016, as Zidane replaced the unsuccessful Rafa Benítez, he will be brought again as a crisis Manager. Only that it was his time as Coach of the B-team is a beginner in the coaching profession. This time he comes as a good Motivator.
In just two and a half years as the head coach of the Merengues Zidane won no less than nine titles, including the first coach in the history of football, three Times in series, the Champions League. The man from Marseille, was withdrawn at the end of last season. At the time, he had spoken as a reason for his decision to "natural wear and tear".
predecessor Solari was only four months in office
Which were not applicable at the time for him. The world champion of 1998, the shone in Real terms in the 2000s, even as a professional, saw the doom to come. The success-drenched Stars to Kroos, Ramos, world footballer Luka Modric, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema were able to build on this season after the departure of Zidane, and in accordance with the exchange of Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus rarely on the achievements of previous years.
The peak of the crisis was reached between the end of February and beginning of March. Within just six days of defeats against Barcelona (0:3) and Ajax (1:4), failed in Real terms by substantial home in both the Spanish Cup and in the Champions League. In this short period of time, a 0:1 League home defeat against Barça, with the playful, virtually all the chances on the title of the Primera División fell.
After the resignation of Zidane had obliged the Royal in June 2018, the then national coach Julen Lopetegui - the by furious Spanish Federation boss Luis Rubiales was shortly before the world Cup-the beginning of the deprived in Russia of the office. In the case of Real Lopetegui had to go already at the end of October due to lack of success. Successor Solari - up to his carriage, coach of the B-team remained at the end of only four months in office.
in addition to Zidane, other trainers sizes were like the currently unemployed former Real Coach José Mourinho, Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino and Massimiliano Allegri of Juventus in the conversation. As a candidate, two Germans had been traded: Jürgen Klopp from Liverpool FC and national team coach Joachim Löw.
wrote: > > But Zidane had always been the "number one favorite" Real-club boss Florentino Pérez, the "AS". The Problem, therefore, was to persuade the French to be the Sabbath to finish the year in advance and to put the good Image of the Real Fans on the game. At the end of the the multibillion-dollar Contractor. Media suspect, that the offered contract must be very lucrative.
The task of Zidane is now, as media write, first, to ensure a "dignified end-of-season". Even if you have no chances of winning the title more, could not afford the Royal, to dispense with the good services, it said. And more importantly, Zidane is to take the of the Fans and the media demanded a "total cleansing".
in addition to seasoned professionals like Marcelo, Bale, Benzema and Isco also Kroos device more and more on the hit list. Despite the 4:1-success at Real Valladolid, the world champion of 2014, it was again due to lack of use stick sharply criticized. In the case of dangerous counter-the 29-year-old former Bayern have attacks-Pro "is not even hinted" to his opposing player to attack. Kroos saw, meanwhile, after the victory of the Positive: "Good reaction last night after a terrible week," he tweeted. (dpa)