Zidane

When Zidane scored his first goal

This day in football history On 10 February 1991, Zinedine Zidane scored his first professional goal to help Cannes beat Nantes. Nineteen years old at the time, Zidane had been with Cannes since joining them as a youth player in 1986. He signed a professional contract with them in 1989 and made his first-team debut against …

Zidane switched to bigger pants to avoid tearing them again

https://www.youtube.com/embed/-KY1u6oP7t0 In an interview with BT Sport ahead of the second leg of Real Madrid’s Champions League semifinal against Man City, Zidane was asked about his recent streak of trouser trouble. During each of his club’s two previous European matches, Zidane tore his pants wide open, prompting the unusual question about the fit of his …