Big five, L’Équipe’s football podcast: we saw Zinedine Zidane again against Brazil in 2006

Whether you saw it with the eyes of an adult or a child, this France-Brazil of 2006, in the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Germany, remains in the back of your mind. Zinedine Zidane, fantastic, a subject so dominated that his performance has become iconic. How had he prepared and in what context was … Read more

Rugby, hand, padel: the new passions of Zinedine Zidane

As a teenager and young player at AS Cannes, Zinédine Zidane collected miniature cars and in particular Formula 1. The Marseillais rarely missed a Grand Prix on television. Later, and again in Monaco at the end of May, the one who drives an electric car in Madrid travels from time to time on a few … Read more

Zidane’s head-butting statue to be put on display again

The director of the Qatari Museums Sheikha al-Mayassa al-Thani, sister of the emir, has announced that the statue of Zinedine Zidane’s headbutt on Marco Materazzi in the 2006 World Cup final will be displayed again. It had been removed just days after it was installed in 2013. The statue in its original location. (Reuters) This … Read more