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Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane waits for the start of the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Real Sociedad at Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane, talks to his players prior to the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Deportivo Alaves at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Atletico Madrid's head coach Diego Simone, right, stands with Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane during the trophy photo call at King Abdullah stadium, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia ahead of their Spanish Super Cup Final soccer match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on Sunday.

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Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane calls out to his players during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane, center, talks to Real Madrid's Karim Benzema after he scored his side's opening goal during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Sevilla and Real Madrid at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville, Spain.

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Real Madrid's coach Zinedine Zidane attends a media conference at Stade des Princes stadium in Paris. Real Madrid will play PSG in a Champions League match on Wednesday Sept. 18.

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Swatted aside by rivals Barca in two El Classicos, and kicked out from the Champions League by Ajax, a whimpering Real Madrid—their rhythm hitting serious notes of the blues, had to sack manager Santiago Soleri. Enter Zinedine Zidane, the magic man who delivered nine trophies before resigning last May. Can Zizou do it without Ronaldo? Let’s see.

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Newly appointed Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane speaks during a press conference in Madrid.

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Newly appointed Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane, and Real Madrid President Florentino Perez attend a press conference in Madrid. Real Madrid picked one of its most successful coaches to try to end one of its worst crises. Zidane is returning to coach Real Madrid, the club he led to three straight Champions League titles.

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Former Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane, left, challenges for the ball with Nisa Saveljic of Serbia, right, during a charity soccer match between members of the 1998 World Cup winning French team and a team of international veteran players who were also involved in the same tournament, at the U Arena in Nanterre, north of Paris, France.

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Zinedine Zidane shakes hands with President of Real Madrid, Florentino Perez, during a press conference in Madrid, Spain. Zinedine Zidane quit as Real Madrid coach less than a week after leading the team to its third straight Champions League title, saying the club needed a change in command.

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Zinedine Zidane looks at President of Real Madrid, Florentino Perez, left, during a press conference in Madrid, Spain. Zidane quit as Real Madrid coach, less than a week after leading the team to its third straight Champions League title, saying the club needed a change in command.

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Real Madrid's Marcelo celebrates his side's 3rd goal with his head coach Zinedine Zidane during a Champions League Round of 16 first leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Paris Saint Germain at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain.

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Soccer coach Zinedine Zidane receives The Best FIFA Men's Coach award during the The Best FIFA 2017 Awards at the Palladium Theatre in London.

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Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo holds the Best FIFA Men's player award and Soccer coach Zinedine Zidane holds the Best FIFA Men's Coach award during The Best FIFA 2017 Awards at the Palladium Theatre in London.

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Real Madrid's head coach Zinedine Zidane, right holds the trophy with club officials during celebrations in Cibeles square after winning the Champions League final, Madrid, Spain.

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At a time when Euro 2016 rioters are ready to sack a few orderly French towns, the best French player in a generation and Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane posed in this pristine sherwani by Masaba Gupta. Zizou is the best, squealed the many choreo experts.

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French footballer Zinedine Zidane during a press conference where he was announced brand ambassador of Kanakia group in Mumbai.

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