Zinedine Zidane - Quotes

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It was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up. ---->>>

It doesn't matter how many times you win an award, it is always very special. ---->>>

I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with. ---->>>

Life is full of regrets, but it doesn't pay to look back. ---->>>

Real Madrid is the most important thing that happened to me, both as a footballer and as a person. ---->>>

I was lucky to come from a difficult area. It teaches you not just about football but also life. There were lots of kids from different races and poor families. People had to struggle to get through the day. ---->>>

I'm very inspired by him-it was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up. ---->>>

My father is an Algerian, proud of who he is and I am proud that my father is Algerian. ---->>>

Music was important. Football was the easy part. ---->>>

I have won many awards and I am very happy about this, but I am not the best player in the world. ---->>>

The only important thing I have to say is that my father never fought against his country. ---->>>

I have a need to play intensely every day, to fight every match hard. ---->>>

I have decided to come back for Les Bleus. ---->>>

Sometimes words are harder than blows. ---->>>

I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game. ---->>>

There are evil people, and I don't even want to hear those guys speak. ---->>>

A Mediterranean city is really my culture. ---->>>

To be recognised by a whole country is incredible. ---->>>

We are well aware of the task ahead of us in what will be a very difficult match but which we all dream of playing. ---->>>

When your own fans whistle and jeer, then you have a big problem. ---->>>

It's the first time it's happened to me and maybe the last. It's a strange sensation, not normal for me. I can't remember scoring three goals, even when I was a kid. ---->>>

I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with. Wherever I go, La Castellane is where I want to go back to. ---->>>

I am supposed to set an example to young players. ---->>>

I was lucky to come from a difficult area. It teaches you not just about football but also life. ---->>>

Obviously fashion is a completely different world from football. ---->>>

The door can never be closed for good to any player. ---->>>

We must not let ourselves get driven off course, no matter what happens we must stick to our natural game. ---->>>

We'll do it, we'll do it. ---->>>

My passion for the game comes from the city of Marseille itself. Unfortunately I can't go back there as much I want to because I play a lot here and abroad. ---->>>

I love Madrid. ---->>>

Football boots are very technical and have lots of specific requirements. ---->>>

My memories of events and games are fragmented. ---->>>

I don't know if we are the best team in the world. I am lucky to be playing alongside some of the best players around. It's a dream. ---->>>

It will be a physical encounter but we must not respond in kind. ---->>>

The England team must always be respected. They always fight to the end. ---->>>

I am first of all from La Castellane and Marseille. ---->>>

I have no message. ---->>>

We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts. ---->>>

I have never had the opportunity to play in England, so I know little about it. ---->>>

I think Marseille is probably a place like Liverpool, very vibrant and very tough. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 06-23, 1972
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Occupation: Athlete
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Zinedine Yazid Zidane (French pronunciation: [zinedin zidan], born 23 June 1972), nicknamed "Zizou", is a retired French footballer and current manager of Real Madrid. He played as an attacking midfielder for the France national team, Cannes, Bordeaux, Juventus and Real Madrid. An elite playmaker, renowned for his elegance, vision, ball control and technique, Zidane was named the best European footballer of the past 50 years in the UEFA Golden Jubilee Poll in 2004 (wikipedia)