March 11, 2019 5:30 PM
Last updated on 11 Mar, 2019 5:49 PM
The Real Madrid board of directors then announced that Zinedine Zidane, who led the team from January 2016 to May 2018, replaced Santiago Solari, which was 133 days in post.
“Your ambition for Real Madrid takes you back to our club's destination, the best club in the world (…) Thank you, 'Zizou!', For your loyalty and being part of this famous club, "Florentino Pérez, leader of the merengue group, said to the media."
Zidane, who signed up to June 30, 2002, installed the facilities in Santiago Bernabéu with legends such as Gento, Amancio, Raúl, Roberto Carlos and Butragueño.
I left the club because I didn't need it, at that time the club wasn't there, but the crew needed it after winning everything. must change and I have to change President and the club I am here After eight months I feel like returning to training, I decided for that good All we had to do was to make a change, "the coach at a press conference said. t
Leed by Zidane, Real Madrid won three league titles in a row, one Spanish League, two World Club Cup, two European Super Cup and one Super Spanish Cup.
I haven't forgotten what we have won but I forget the bad things I have done, or all of us all last year, we lost the League immediately, the Cup, we won the Champions League. , OK, but I know where I am. Life is like that, there are lots of good and bad things, I'm not lacking what I want for this club, I'm going to send everything I have inside to make the team better, ”said the Frenchman.
Real Madrid press release
The Real Madrid Board of Directors, which meets today, Monday, 11 March, 2019, have decided to tie the contract that connected Santiago Solari to the club as the first team coach and, at the same time, join the club. , Real Madrid offered to continue the club.
Real Madrid understands the contribution made by Santiago Solari and the dedication and commitment he has shown for this house ever.
The Board of Management has also agreed that Zinedine Zidane will be appointed as the new Real Madrid coach with immediate incorporation for the rest of the season and the next three, to 30 June, 2022.
Today's Real Madrid president will appear with Zinedine Zidane in the media at 20:00 in the newsroom of Santiago Bernabéu. "
– Real Madrid C.F.⚽ (@realmadrid) March 11, 2019