Top 7 Greatest Soccer Players of All Time.


Footballer at Position #4 : Zinedine Zidane

4. Zinedine Zidane

One of the greatest muslim athlete: Born on 23 June 1972, Zinedine Zidane is a legendary retired footballer who used to play as a midfielder for the France team. He was crowned as the finest European footballer of all times as well. he is the winner of FIFA World Player of the Year three times. also won the Ballons d’Or once. no hesitation whatsoever to include this super-star into Best Soccer Players list. his head-butt to Italy’s Marco Materazzi in Worldcup 2006 considered to be one of most spacial/remembered moment in football history.

Zidane was named the FIFA World Player of the Year three times, in 1998, 2000 and 2003, and won the 1998 Ballon d'Or. He was Ligue 1 Player of the Year in 1996, Serie A Footballer of the Year in 2001 and La Liga Best Foreign Player in 2002. Zidane received the Golden Ball for player of the tournament at the 2006 World Cup, despite his infamous sending off in the final against Italy for headbutting Marco Materazzi in the chest. Prior to the World Cup, he announced he would retire at the end of the tournament.

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Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Yazid Zidane, 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.WikiPedia

Born: June 23, 1972 (age 43), Marseille, France

Height: 1.85 m

Spouse: Véronique Zidane (m. 1994)

Teams Coached: Real Madrid C.F. (Head coach, since 2016), Real Madrid Castilla (Coach, 2014–2016)

Children: Enzo Fernández, Luca Zinedine Zidane Fernández, Elyaz Zidane Fernández, Théo Zidane