Announced several weeks ago by the Spanish press, Zinedine Zidane will be leaving his position as Real Madrid coach.
Club Merengue has confirmed the Frenchman's departure in an official statement.
"Real Madrid CF announce that Zinedine Zidane has decided to end his current phase as coach of our club," the club's statement read.
Now is the time to respect his decision and show him our appreciation for his professionalism, dedication and passion over all these years, and for what his figure means to Real Madrid.
Zidane is one of Real Madrid's big myths and his legend goes beyond what he has been as a coach and player of our club.
He knows he is at the heart of Real Madrid and that Real Madrid is and always will be his home. "
Comunicado Oficial: Zinedine Zidane. # RealMadrid
- Real Madrid CF (@realmadrid) May 27, 2021
With Real, Zidane mainly won 2 Ligas and 3 Champions League.
It remains to be seen who will replace him in Madrid and where “Zizou” will put his bags next year.