” My future ? We’ll see, we’ll talk with the club, but not right away. “ This is what Zinédine Zidane declared on Saturday, at the end of the last day of La Liga version 2020-2021 having seen Real Madrid finish in 2nd place in the standings, behind neighbor Atlético de Madrid. This place of dolphin is above all synonymous with the white season for the Merengues, where the future of the French technician is more vague than ever.
The three-time winner of the Champions League on the bench of the club in the Spanish capital is still under contract until June 2022 with the club chaired by Florentino Pérez, and “ZZ” must also meet its president soon to decide on his fate within the Casa Blanca. But now, Zinédine Zidane has not publicly announced his desire to stay, while his name is mentioned on the side of Juventus. Questions, debates or other rumors are bound to be numerous concerning him.
Benzema doesn’t see Zidane leaving Real Madrid
Karim Benzema, recalled to the France team by Didier Deschamps after more than five years of absence to play Euro 2020 and protected by Zinédine Zidane at Real Madrid, has his opinion on the question. During an interview with The team, the one who will now wear the number 19 with the Blues first wished to remind him of the importance in his eyes of his club coach. “Zizou, with me, has always been sincere. Close and very sincere. When it’s okay, he tells me, but when it’s not okay, he tells me too! Always, in training, in match, it does not go through four paths. That’s why I respect him a lot, he’s always very direct with me. It gives me a lot of confidence on the pitch. He’s my trainer, but he’s like my big brother. He has always supported me, whether I am well or not, and he has constantly made me improve, every year. “
KB9 then shared his feelings about Zinédine Zidane’s future at Real Madrid. “What if the question of his future worries me?” So far, he’s been a Real coach, hasn’t he? I don’t see him leaving. He’s not going to leave, you’ll see. If he leaves, he leaves … But for now, I don’t see Real without Zidane ”, commented Karim Benzema to the sports daily. It remains to be seen whether the former Olympique Lyonnais striker is correct on this subject, which should in any case still cause a lot of ink to flow until the case is officially settled.