After a brand new tactical masterclass, we believe that Florentino Perez should never doubt Zinedine Zidane ever again.
Zinedine Zidane has lived through difficult times with Florentino Perez, the president should never doubt him again.
In the past, both men had several disagreements that nearly broke their relationship.
In fact, ‘Zizou’ quit the first time due to his inability to see eye-to-eye with the president.
We need to understand that Perez has never been a person who allows complete control of the squad to his managers.
This is where the key to his success lies, but it is also a double-edged sword.
There have been times in which too much control backfired on Florentino.
Nobody will forget that time when he made the terrible decision of selling Makelele and sacking Vicente del Bosque.
The Real Madrid ‘Galacticos’ didn’t win any major trophies after that happened.
Florentino learned plenty from these mistakes, but he was making new ones in his second spell as the club’s chairman.
Fortunately, the long-term decisions that he made were eventually spot on.
Bringing players like Gareth Bale or Cristiano Ronaldo were the best choices he could make.
Zidane is Florentino’s slamdunk.
Out of all the decisions that the chairman made over the years, there is no better choice than bringing Zinedine Zidane to the club.
Some of you may remember that historic moment in 2001, it happened during a UEFA event.
Perez sent a napkin to the Frenchman’s table asking him to join Real Madrid,
‘Zizou’ responded accordingly and history was made at that moment. None of them knew the tremendous impact that this signing would make in football history.
Nearly 20 years later, Zidane is already one of the club’s legends. But more importantly, he is the most respected manager in the Los Blancos’ history.
There is no other coach that even comes close to his achievements as a coach, which is why we don’t get Florentino sometimes.
Knowing that ‘Zizou’ has always delivered in a major way, we don’t understand how the president can still doubt the boss sometimes.
Perez is lucky that Zidane loves the club. Otherwise, he would’ve left a while ago.
Zidane keeps innovating at Real Madrid.
The latest exhibition as Real Madrid’s manager is proof that Zinedine Zidane doesn’t like to remain in the same dynamic.
The French manager has been heavily criticized for not having a defined style of play over the years.
We previously explained that Zidane proved how well he can adapt to the players he has.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s presence prevented him from exploring his own style. But the Portuguese player is gone.
Now, we will start looking a the Frenchman’s philosophy with a more collective version of his squad.
Real Madrid doesn’t have that dominant player who can help them win trophies.
However, this doesn’t mean they can’t fight for all the titles this season.
Florentino Perez shouldn’t listen to all the noise coming from the Spanish press.
It’s clear that Zinedine Zidane was destined to coach Real Madrid for many years to come.
He can easily become the Spanish giant’s ‘Sir Alex Ferguson’ and take the club to a lasting era of dominance.
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