A poll revealed the favorite to succeed French Zinedine Zidane, Real Madrid coach, who is on the cusp of leaving the team.
Several recent press reports stated that Zidane informed Real Madrid players a few days ago that he intended to leave the team after the end of the current season, and that he would not be at the head of Real’s technical management next season, the last in his contract, which Zidane categorically denied.
The reports published the names of the candidates to succeed Zidane in Real Madrid’s training, headed by the Italian Massimiliano Allegri, the German Joachim Loew, and Raul Gonzalez, the royal legend and currently coach of his reserve team.
The Madrid newspaper “Marca” conducted an opinion poll about the favorite of Real Madrid fans, and Raul came out on top with 57% of the vote, followed by Loew (17%), then Alegre (10%), while 10% of the voters preferred to choose another coach. .
It is noteworthy that this vote was attended by 150,000 readers of the Madrid newspaper.
And the Madrid fans believe that Raul can repeat Zidane’s successes with Real Madrid, especially in light of his good performance with the reserve team at the present time.
Raul, 43, is one of Real Madrid’s youngsters, and he played for the first team from 1994 to 2010, and began his coaching career with the U-15 team in 2018, then moved to coach Castilla in 2019.
Raul took over as coach of Real Madrid’s U-19 youth team temporarily towards the end of last season, and led them to achieve the Champions League title for the first time in its history.