November 23, 2020

Real Madrid’s Zidane dealing with sack, Barca lead Juve in Traore chase

Real Madrid's Zidane dealing with sack, Barca lead Juve in Traore chase

Zinedine Zidane led Real Madrid to LaLiga splendor last season as Los Blancos dismissed bitter competitors Barcelona.

But, Zidane’s position is far from particular amid a run of successive defeats in 2020-21.

Madrid are supposedly happy to part with their head coach if he can not arrest the club’s slump.

TOP STORY– ZIDANE FACING SACK

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane could be sacked if results do not enhance in the team’s next two matches, conceding to L’Equipe.

Zidane is under installing pressure following back-to-back defeats after Madrid were stunned by recently promoted Cadiz in LaLiga and surprised by Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.

The Frenchman– in his second spell in charge of the Spanish capital club– is dealing with a crucial period ahead of Saturday’s Clasico versus Barcelona and a Champions League date with Borussia Monchengladbach.

Madrid great Zidane has directed Los Blancos to 2 LaLiga titles and three Champions League trophies during his time in charge.

ROUND-UP

  • Calciomercato says Barcelona are ahead of Serie A champion Juventus in the race to sign Wolves star Adama Traore. The Spanish speedster has actually also been linked to Premier League champions Liverpool and Manchester City.
  • Manchester United and Chelsea are set to competing Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich for Gladbach midfielder Denis Zakaria, reports Bild.
  • Calciomercato reports Milan are wanting to sign Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Lovro Majer. The 22-year-old has currently been linked with Borussia Dortmund, Fiorentina, Leeds United, Valencia and Sevilla.