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Ski Vacation in the Swiss Alps
Vital Stats:
  • Birth Name: Zinedine Yazid Zidane
  • Birth Date: 23rd of June, 1972
  • Birth place: Marseille, France
  • Nationality: French / Algerian
  • Religion: Muslim
  • Height: 185cm
  • Weight: 78kg
  • Position: Midfield, Attacking Midfield
  • Nicks (AKA): Zizou, Yazid, ZZ Tops


National Team: France

  • Jersey Number: 10

  • Debut Date: 8th of August, 1994

  • Debut Against: Czech republic [2-2] (both goals by Zizou)

  • Career Caps: 39
  • Goals: 11


   Current Club Team: Real Madrid, Spain
  • Jersey Number: 5

  • Debut Date: 5th of August, 2001

  • Debut Against: Ahly, Egypt [0-1]


   Former Club Team: Juventus FC, Italy
  • Jersey Number: 21

  • Debut Date: 9th of September, 1996

  • Debut Against: Reggiana [1-1]


   Other Former Teams:
  • Cannes, France: (1988-92)

  • Bordeaux, France: (1992-96)

  • Debut in Top Division: 20th of May, 1994


   Personal Facts:
  • Soccer Idols: Enzo Francescolli (& Platini)
  • Favorite Team: "My heart beats for Olympic Marseille"
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Wife: Veronica (Spanish)
  • Children: 2 Sons: "Enzo", born 1994 and named after Zidane's idol; and "Luca", born 1999.
  • Best Friend: Christophe Dugarry (France), Paolo Montero (Juventus), Claude Mekalele (Real Madrid).
  • Personality: Self admittedly shy, though warm & intelligent
  • Family: Zidane's older brother Farid, is said to play football just like Zidane.