The Frenchman revealed he told president Florentino Perez of his decision on Wednesday, with captain Ramos the only player he informed prior to the announcement. Zidane drew criticism all year - as any Real Madrid manager would, no matter how successful he is. I know it's a unusual moment for everyone involved, but I think it's the right decision. "What I think this team needs is to continue winning but I think it needs a change, a different voice, another methodology". "Maybe he had taken this decision before the final, I don't know, maybe he talked with some of the players, but I don't know".
The mastermind behind Tottenham's 3-1 win over Real Madrid in the Champions League group stage, he is considered one of the best managers in European football given the consistency he has achieved with Spurs, turning them into a force in the Premier League.
Speculation is rife about what Zidane will say. "I would have liked to convince him [to stay] but I know how he is".
# Zidane averages a trophy every 16.5 matches as Real Madrid boss. I have learned a lot as a player and a person under you.
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When Benitez was sacked in January 2016, Barcelona daily Mundo Deportivo dismissed Zidane as merely a "sticking plaster", who would be replaced quickly by a permanent coach. I want to thank the fans - they've always backed me as a manager and as a player.
Prior to being given the top job, Zidane had previously worked as an assistant coach to Carlo Ancelotti, during which time the club finally won the elusive Decima. "I will be here close to this club all my life".
"When I took the decision that was it". I'm not looking for another team.
Just days ago Zinedine Zidane was basking in the glory of becoming the first coach in history to win three consecutive Champions League titles with Real Madrid and staking a claim as one of the great coaches in history.
"But he did it so well and I think he's nearly surprised himself, so he went "this is it, this is finished..."