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Zidane linked with France national team job - FCNaija

La Liga By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 17/01/2018

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has been linked with the France national team job as the head coach, according to report.

Zidane has won two Champions Leagues, a La Liga title, two European Super Cup, Spanish Super Cup and two World Club Cups.

Real Madrid has struggled in the La Liga this season under the management of Zidane and the League holders are 19 points behind their arch rival Barcelona and also Los Blancos is struggling to hold down a Champions League place in the league.

Real Madrid fans are not happy with him and the performances of the entire team but he is yet to be booed by the Bernabeu fans considering his status as a player and now as a coach.

Perez gives Zidane ultimatum about January signing 

Zidane holds a place in the heart of Real Madrid fans but the result is nothing to write home about.

According to report in Spanish outlet Diario Gol, Zidane has an option to leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, he has been offered a job by his national team, France, and he was offered the head coach position after the World Cup in Russia.

The future of the current boss Didier Deschamps will be determined after the World Cup

Real will then look at either Germany manager Joachim Low or Chelsea’s Antonio Conte to replace Zidane.

Zidane along Deschamps won the World Cup for France on their home soil in 1998 edition of the World Cup.

Los Blancos are next in action against Leganes in the Copa del Rey quarter-final Thursday (8.30pm).
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