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While Zinedine Zidane appears as the dream of the Qataris as announced to you on le10sport.com, Leonardo assured this Friday that the arrival of the French to succeed Mauricio Pochettino was not on the agenda. But should we believe the sports director of PSG?
the PSG had a hectic week. Besides the defeat on the lawn of Manchester City (2-1), the situation of Mauricio Pochettino has caused a lot of talk in recent days. While Premier League would be missed by the Argentinean, the latter appears to be the priority of Manchester United to succeed Be Gunnar Sunshine, good that Ralf Rangnick should initially take the reins of the Mancunian club as an interim. An interest that adds to the doubts of PSG towards his trainer, whose future remains uncertain as revealed to you on le10sport.com. It must be said that the Qatari staff dreams of attracting Zinedine Zidane, who would no longer close the door on arriving in Paris.
Another hope for Zidane?
But this Friday, Leonardo wanted to make things clear. In remarks given to theAFP, the sports director of PSG assured that the departure of Mauricio Pochettino was not relevant, and that the arrival of Zinedine Zidane was even less so. ” We don’t want Pochettino to leave. He never asked to leave and no club contacted us in relation to him, has explained Leonardo. We have a lot of respect for Zinédine Zidane, which he did as a player and coach, but I can tell you very clearly that there is no contact and that no meeting with him took place. However, should we believe the Italo-Brazilian? On November 10, 2020, the latter held a similar speech concerning Thomas Tuchel, who was ultimately sacked a few weeks later. ” We never thought of changing Tuchel, we never called anyone. Afterwards, there are people talking, many want to come, but the club has never put another coach on the table to replace him », Assured at that time Leonardo. In addition, strategic decisions regarding the PSG are taken directly from Doha, and the contractual situation of Zinedine Zidane suggests that this file may not be closed.
So according to you, Zinedine Zidane will he land this winter despite the announcement of Leonardo ? To your votes!
Mercato – PSG: After the announcement of Leonardo, will Zidane land this winter?