Zidane Reacted to the Possible Disqualification of Real Madrid from the Champions League
OREANDA-NEWS. The head coach of Real Madrid, Zinedine Zidane, commented on the news of the possible disqualification of the team from the Champions League. This is reported by «Marca».
«It is absurd to think, that we will not participate in the Champions League. There will be a lot of conversations, but I will just focus on the game», Zidane told Marca.
Earlier it was reported, that the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) may disqualify the Spanish grandee from European competitions, as he was among the founders of the European Super League.
On April 19, 12 top teams announced the creation of new competitions. The participants of the Super League were English clubs Manchester United, Manchester City, Tottenham, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal, Spanish Barcelona, Atletico and Real, Italian Milan, Inter and Juventus.
The project lasted for two days. On Wednesday, April 21, the Super League announced the suspension of the tournament after the withdrawal of most of the participants. Real Madrid are one of the Champions League semi-finalists for the 2020/21 season. On April 27, Zidane's team will play with Chelsea. The game starts at 22:00 Moscow time.