Real Madrid officially announces the departure of Zidane
Real Madrid issued an official statement today, Thursday, to announce the departure of French coach Zinedine Zidane from his post.
A club statement said on its website: “Real Madrid announces that coach Zinedine Zidane has decided to end his current stage as coach of our club.”
The statement added: “It is now time to respect his decision, and we express our appreciation to him for his professionalism, dedication and passion, throughout these years, and for what he represents as a person for Real Madrid.”
He concluded: “Zidane is one of Real Madrid’s greatest legends, and his legend goes beyond what he was as a coach and player, and he knows that he is in the heart of Real Madrid, and Real Madrid will always be his home.”