Zinedine Zidane

Sport: Football
Born: 
23.06.1972
Residence: 
France

A great modern day footballer, Zinedine Zidane was one of the driving forces behind France's success in reaching the final of the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany. But his - and France's - presence in the tournament was only assured after Zidane decided to make a remarkable comeback to international football.

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