Santiago Solari has made a good start to life as Real Madrid coach, though he insists comparisons with Zinedine Zidane are premature.
Santiago Solari is by no means the first former Castilla coach to get the main job at Real Madrid, though they have had mixed fortunes.
As he prepares for his first game in charge of Real Madrid, Santiago Solari played down comparisons to Zinedine Zidane.
The Juventus star faces competition from players including Antoine Griezmann, but Cristiano Ronaldo feels he deserves the Ballon d'Or.
UEFA has confirmed the payments made to clubs participating in the 2017-18 Champions League, with Real Madrid given over €88million.
Gennaro Gattuso's tenure at AC Milan could be destabilised by a derby defeat, especially with five notable names looming ominously.
Thierry Henry will hope to follow in the footsteps of some famous former France team-mates as he embarks on a coaching career with Monaco.
Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara is not sure reports head coach Niko Kovac could be replaced by Zinedine Zidane are accurate.
Zinedine Zidane is among the clear favourites to replace Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, but his agent has moved to quash the rumours.
A report that suggested former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has contacted Jose Mourinho received short shrift from the United manager.