Zidane will be announced this afternoon as the new coach of Madrid, as announced by Josep Pedrerol in La Sexta and then by different media. The French coach returns to Madrid as a substitute for Solari after having left Madrid last summer.
As AS announced last Thursday, this Monday was going to take the final decision on the new coach of Madrid. This has been and this afternoon it will be announced officially that Solari stops being coach of Madrid. At 18:00 hours the Board of Directors is called and then the decision will be announced.
The French coach, in principle, will lead the team on Tuesday in Valdebebas, which will be the reunion with the players nine months later.
Nine months, eight days and two coaches after quitting the bench of Real Madrid, the French coach returns to resume the position of white coach. It will be the third stage of the Gaul in the entity of Concha Espina, where he adds the conquest of five Champions in his capacity as a player, second coach and principal coach, a function from which he took three European Cups to the showcases of the Bernabéu in two seasons and a half.