Real Madrid coach Zidane eases Varane exit talk

However, even with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replacing Mourinho, the Frenchman's future continues to be in doubt.

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Raiola has reportedly told los Blancos chiefs that Pogba wants to move to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer, which is something the player himself hinted at during the global break. - Zinedine Zidane has made a sensational return as coach of Real Madrid after Santiago Solari's sacking was finally confirmed.

Pogba recently expressed his admiration for Zidane and Los Blancos, and the feeling is certainly mutual for "Zizou".

"I like Pogba a lot, it's nothing new", he told reporters. He's a really different player, somebody who brings something few others can to the pitch. There are midfielders who know how to defend really well, others who are very good in attack.

Karim Benzema scored a dramatic late victor as Real Madrid came from behind to beat bottom side Huesca in a La Liga thriller.

"But he is not my player, he is at Manchester".

"You also have to respect players who are not mine".

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Maurizio Sarri has revealed Chelsea's players are "tired" after the recent global break.

Thibaut Courtois claims Eden Hazard wants to join him at Real Madrid this summer.

"It's one of the biggest clubs in the world".

He added: "For now, I'm at Manchester".

"We know the player he is but he is not my player. To me, he looks happy and committed in what he is doing".

  • Angelo Rivera