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Reports: European giants set to make stunning move for Real Madrid manager Zidane

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Will Zidane actually leave Real Madrid?

What's the story?

Real Madrid manager Zidane has enjoyed a dream start to his managerial career and now latest reports in Spanish paper El Confidencial state that PSG are ready to sack Emery and hire the legendary Frenchman.

Although Zidane has guided Los Blancos to back-to-back Champions League titles, Real Madrid have endured a tough start to this season and should Zidane get sacked or decide to leave Madrid, PSG are ready to swoop in and make him the best-paid manager.

The French club has shown that they are not afraid of spending big after the signing of Neymar and Mbappe and the club hierarchy is determined to make PSG one of the best clubs in Europe in the coming years.

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Unai Emery is under a lot of pressure at PSG

After having had a successful spell at Sevilla, Unai Emery became PSG manager for the 2016/17 season. After losing the Ligue 1 title to Monaco and letting a huge lead slip spectacularly against Barcelona in the Champions League, the Spanish manager has come under increasing pressure and there have been reports that the French club are looking for a new manager.

Zidane is one of the best managers in world football at the moment and PSG will be pulling off a huge coup if they manage to sign the legendary Frenchman.

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The heart of the matter

The Real Madrid manager is absolutely adored at the Santiago Bernabeu, but the opportunity to move to his home country and become the highest paid manager could be too hard to resist for even the Legendary Frenchman.

Unai Emery, although a master tactician has yet to win over the PSG faithful and President Nasser Al-Khelaifi is looking to make PSG a true force in European football.



No wonder Zidane is considered to be one of the best tacticians in Europe at the moment.

Author's take

Real Madrid might have made a bad start to the season, but there is no denying the fact that the legendary Frenchman has guided them to the pinnacle of European football. Although PSG are desperate to sign Zidane, a move looks unlikely to happen in the near future.

Also read: 5 players who can replace Karim Benzema at Real Madrid

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