The French program Telefoot conducted a long interview with French football star Zinedine Zidane in honor of his 50th birthday, which he celebrates on June 23.
Zidane spoke about a “butt” he made against Italy’s Marco Materazzi during a two-team match in the 2006 World Cup final in Germany, which caused him to be ejected from the playing stadium and ended in Italy’s victory over France on penalties. crown the World Cup for the fourth time in its history.
“I’m not proud of what I did, but it’s part of my journey. Even in a person’s life, not everything goes perfectly,” said the one who led France to the World Cup in 1998.
The Frenchman confirmed that he still has a desire to train, leaving his future unclear as he declined to indicate where his future training will take place.
Asked about his desire to continue training after three consecutive Champions League wins with Real Madrid in 2016, 2017 and 2018, he stressed: “I don’t dream of anything, I dreamed a lot and got a lot. of things.”
Zidane left the Santiago Bernabéu to complete his second term with the Royals at the end of the 2020-2021 season, after winning three consecutive Champions League titles during his first term, knowing he had won 11 titles during his stay at Real Madrid. .