PSG line up Zinedine Zidane as possible replacement for Unai Emery

PSG line up Zinedine Zidane as possible replacement for Unai Emery

- Paris Saint-Germain is reportedly planning to replace current manager Unai Emery with Zinedine Zidane

- Zidane will be the first choice for PSG with Emery getting the boot if he fails to breeze past Real Madrid in Europe's biggest club competition according to reports

- Madrid president Florentino Perez already face a big decision over the coming months on the future of Zidane

Paris Saint-Germain is reportedly planning to replace current manager Unai Emery with Zinedine Zidane should the Spaniard fail to get past Los Blancos in the Champions League.

The Paris giants take on the struggling Real Madrid in the knockout stages of the Champions League with the first leg taking place on February 14 at the Bernabeu.

French publication, Le10sport, claims Zidane will be the first choice for PSG with Emery getting the boot if he fails to breeze past Real Madrid in Europe's biggest club competition.

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The legendary former French midfielder has guided Real Madrid to a record breaking back-to-back Champions League wins but is under huge pressure this campaign.

His side is 19 points behind bitter rivals Barcelona in La Liga and were surprisingly knocked out of the Copa del Rey by minnows Leganes.

They now face PSG in the knockout stages of the Champions League, and a poor result this month could lead to Zidane being fired.

Madrid president Florentino Perez already face a big decision over the coming months on the future of Zidane.

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NAIJ.com previously reported that reigning Spanish and European League champions Real Madrid are reportedly eyeing a move for German football coach Joachim Low as a replacement for embattled coach Zinedine Zidane.

Since Real Madrid's elimination from the 2018 Copa del Rey, there have been many reports that Los Blancos' chiefs are planning to end their relationship with Frenchman Zinedine Zidane.

It has also been widely reported that the Bernabeu chiefs are targeting Low as a replacement for Zidane.

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Source: Naija.ng

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