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  Zinedine Zidane pictures and the best sites at Celebrity Link
Zidane is of Algerian origin and was born in Marseille, France on June 23, 1972.
Zidane came back from retirement as captain of the French team and led it to the finals of the 2006 World Cup.
Zidane later said that he did not regret his action showing a human side to a legend.
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  Zinedine Zidane - Powered by WasBlog
Zidane are often considered to be the best footballer in the world still playing, and perhaps one of the most talented players of all time.
Zidane rushed back from his injury in time to play in France's last game, but to anyone who had ever previously watched him perform, it was apparent that he was just not himself.
Zidane is one of the soccer icons of his generation and is known to be modest, quiet and self-admittedly shy.
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 Zinedine Zidane - Uncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Zidane, was born in the Algerian town of Zidaville.
Zidane's unconventional penalty-taking style entailed aiming the ball at the crossbar of the goal at the opposite end of the pitch, causing it to bounce back all the way into the Italian goal.
Neo Zidane lernt the intricacies of Headbutting from Zidane at an early age while training on Marco Materazzi posters, which may explain the increasing heap of torn and bloody posters of said Italian football player outside Junction 11 on the M25.
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 Zinedine Zidane at AllExperts
Zidane got his start in football at an early age when he joined the junior team of US Saint-Henri, his local club in the La Castellane district of Marseille.
Zidane went to Cannes for what was intended to be a six-week stay, but remained at the club for four years to play with professionals.
Zidane was born in Marseille, France to Algerian immigrants, as the youngest of five children, and raised in La Castellane, a government-sponsored housing project (cité HLM) in the city's northern suburbs (the Quartier Nord).
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 Hunky Male Celebs: Zinedine Zidane   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Zinedine Yazid Zidane is a former French football player of Kabyle Algerian descent who has starred for both the French national team and for four European club teams, most recently Real Madrid.
Zidane ventured off to Cannes for what was intended to be a six-week stay, but he remained at the club for four years to play with professionals.
Zidane earned his first cap with the French national football team on 17 August 1994, coming on as a substitute in the 63rd minute of a match against the Czech Republic.
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 Zinedine Zidane
When, in August 2004 Zinedine Zidane (nicknamed Zizou) announced his decision to retire from international football, the French media were unstinting in their praise.
Zidane also had a good game in the semi-final against Portugal and it was his penalty in the 33rd minute that secured a 1-0 victory and a place for France in the final.
Zinedine Zidane was selected as part of FIFA's All Star Team featuring the 23 top players at the 2006 World Cup and FIFAworldcup.com readers voted him the most outstanding player of the semi-finals with a huge 45% of the vote.
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Zidane displayed admirable traits of humility, modesty and a self-effacing character willing to give credit to his team-mates which is admirable and makes us realise how much greater was Jesus' grace.
"Zidane managed to stay calm when all those around him were panicking and he delivered the victory to his team," the former England manager said.
Zidane, il est vrai, reflète des traits de caractère admirables d'humilité, de modestie et d'un désir de mettre la contribution de ses équipiers en avant.
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 AskMen.com - Zinedine Zidane
Zinedine Zidane is considered by many to be the best soccer players ever.
Zinedine Zidane is one of the most successful football players to ever put on laces.
Zizou i hope you read this Because i changed my name to zinedine zidane that is how much i love you man your the greatest EVER im also muslim like you im Iraqi and i hope i can be as good as you some day that is my dream.
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 CNN.com - Zinedine Zidane - Jun 7, 2006
Zidane shot to the international fore in 1994, scoring two goals as a substitute on his debut for France against the Czech Republic.
Two years later Zidane helped France add the European Championship title to their world crown at Euro 2000, but in 2002 he was missing with injury as France crashed out in the first round, returning too late for his country's final group match.
Zidane, who turns 34 during the World Cup, has already announced plans to retire after the tournament, giving fans one last chance to enjoy the sublime skills of one of the game's greatest-ever talents.
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 ESPNsoccernet - World Cup - Zidane sent off in extra time for head butt
Zidane, whose sparkling play led the French to the 1998 title and carried them much deeper into this tournament than expected, previously said he would quit the game at the end of the World Cup.
Zidane was treated for what appeared to be a shoulder injury in the 80th minute; trainers took him off but he returned, holding his right arm awkwardly and wincing in pain.
Zidane raised an arm in the air as coolly as he had taken the kick.
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Zinedine Zidane was born June 23, 1972, in Marseille,France to a Algerian immigrant parents.
With Zidane in their ranks, Bordeaux were consistent contenders for the French championship, though his first major achievement came in the UEFA Cup at the end of the 1995/6 season, when Bordeaux reached the final before losing out to mighty Bayern Munich.
Zinedine Zidane was awarded “World Footballer of the Year” for the year 1998 due to his performance in the World Cup.
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 Zinedine ZIDANE | More than a footballer | Biography
Zidane got his start in football (known as soccer in North America) at an early age, when he joined the US Saint-Henri club.
The Cannes midfielder scored his first goal on February 8th, 1991 (he received a Clio as a promise from the Cannes President, who promised him a car when he scored his first goal as a professional), and his first season with the club was marked by a qualification for the UEFA Cup.
Again, Zidane was forced to adapt to the Italian way of playing as well as to the lifestyle, but after his first year, he was a bona fide star.
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 Interview: Zinedine Zidane | Sport | The Observer
Zidane, and those close to him, claim that he rarely speaks because he is a naturally timid and modest person.
The difficulty for Zidane, and he admits as much, is that no matter where he goes or what he achieves it is impossible for him to avoid being caught in the vicious crossfire of French racial politics.
Zidane was here more explicit than he had ever been before about what the victory had meant for him and his commu nity: 'It was for all Algerians who are proud of their flag,' he said, 'all those who have made sacrifices for their family but who have never abandoned their own culture.'
observer.guardian.co.uk /osm/story/0,,1182707,00.html   (3907 words)

  
 Tags - Zinedine Zidane - Instablogs Community
The former French captain and retired Legend Zinedine Zidane will always be remembered as a true footballing icon, he may have disgraced himself a wee bit after the detested head-butt at the World Cup final earlier this year, in spite of which he bagged...
Zinedine Zidane may be trying hard to get over his infamous act at the word cup where he was sent...
France captain Zinedine Zidane is one among the nominees for the prestigious FIFA Golden Ball Award.
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 BBC SPORT | Football | World Cup 2006 | I'm sorry but no regrets - Zidane
Zidane was sent off for headbutting Materazzi in the chest in the second period of extra-time in the final in Berlin.
Zidane, who retired from football after Sunday's final, also called for Materazzi to be punished for his part in the incident.
Zidane, who was born and grew up in Marseille, is the son of Algerian immigrants and has suffered taunts about his heritage throughout his football career.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/football/world_cup_2006/5169342.stm   (800 words)

  
 Zinedine Zidane -- Francais!
Zinedine Zidane was born June 23, 1972, in Marseille, France.
Zidane's second season with Cannes wasn't as promising, but on the non-professional front he met his future wife Veronique, a Spanish dancer.
It was with Juventus that Zidane won titles, as Winner of the 1996 European Super Cup, the 1996 European/South American Cup, Winner of the 1997 League Super Cup, named 1997 and 1998 Italy Champion, and Finalist of the 1997 and 1998 Champions League.
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 USATODAY.com - Sponsors stick with Zidane despite head-butt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
PARIS (Reuters) —; The main sponsors of soccer icon Zinedine Zidane rallied around the retiring France football captain on Tuesday despite his dismissal for head-butting an opponent in the closing stages of Sunday's World Cup final.
Though Zidane has yet to explain his actions, sponsors from food group Danone (DA) to German sports goods giant Adidas rushed to support the man who fired France to victory in the 1998 World Cup.
Zidane missed the penalty shoot-out that won it for Italy, and the FIFA soccer federation is opening a disciplinary investigation into the matter.
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 Zinedine Zidane Pictures, Biography, Filmography, Awards, Wallpapers
Showing the determination of an athlete who wants to exceed expectations, Zidane had played his first game in First Division at the age of 17, and it was from then that football went from an ambition to a passion.
After a lukewarm 91-92 season, Zidane felt it was time for a change and switched to Bordeaux after he was asked to sign a four-year contract.
His beginning with Bordeaux was hard on 24-year-old Zidane, as it forced him to adapt, but once he did, he did so with flying colours.
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 Zinedine Zidane - Foot : actu football sur Fluctuat.net
Zidane incarne alors une politique qui va, un temps du moins, faire ses preuves.
Zidane revient donc contre l’Espagne et livre une grande prestation ponctuée du troisième but français, au terme d’une magnifique action individuelle.
Zidane passe à deux doigts de marquer le deuxième but français d’un coup de tête détourné par Buffon, puis craque quelques minutes plus tard en répondant à la provocation du défenseur Marco Materazzi qui l’insulte (de terroriste ?).
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 Zinedine Zidane - serwis fanów Zinedine Zidane!
Zinedine Zidane, a tak naprawdę Zinédine Yazid Zidane urodził się 23 czerwca 1972 w Marsylii we Francji.
Zidane jest uważany za jednego z najwybitniejszych piłkarzy w historii piłki nożnej.
Zidane został uznany za najlepszego piłkarza aż 3 razy.
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 Zinedine Zidane (Zizou)
inedine Zidane is born in France on the 23rd of June in 1972.
When Real Madrid purchases Zinedine Zidane in the summer of 2001, he becomes the most expensive player of all time.
Currently, Zinedine Zidane is one of the most skillful and technically gifted players in the game.
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 ZidaneZone.com - All About Zinedine Zidane
Zidane is a powerful yet elegant player on the pitch, and a reserved and respectable personality off the pitch.
Zidane made the move to Real Madrid with the sole purpose of winning the only major trophy he lacked: the much covetted Champions League Trophy.
If I had to sum up Zidane, I would say he is a living model of the ideal that a soccer legend is not merely a physical talent, but also a perceptive mind and a distinguished personality.
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Zinedine Zidane was among the 125 footballers who featured in the "FIFA 100 list" in 2004.
Zinedine Zidane's team won _______ cups when he was a member of "Juventus".
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 Zinedine Zidane - YTMND wiki, ruining the Internet one article at a time
On July 9th, 2006, French soccer player Zinedine Zidane made history by headbutting an opposing Italian player (Marco Materazzi) in the chest during the 2006 FIFA World Cup final's extra time, after Materazzi allgedly uttered a racial slur.
This got Zidane a red card after three minutes of negotiating between the players and the referee, and he was sent off the field.
The YTMND Zinedine Zidane fad which first appeared during the FIFA World Cup Final, has been very popular throughout the internet, and as a result of it YTMND had doubled in hits in the time following the world cup event [1].
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 Zinedine Zidane apologizes, France forgives, Spain and Italy not impressed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Zidane, who retired after Italy's penalty shootout win, said the attack was provoked by repeated insults about his mother and sister, although he didn't elaborate.
Zidane then lowered his head and rammed Materazzi in the chest, knocking him to the ground.
The 34-year-old Zidane is a national hero and symbol of multicultural France.
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