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Madrid eye Raul and Low as possible replacements for Zidane

Reports in Spain suggest that Real Madrid have lined up a plan B option if Zinedine Zidane decides to leave the club and have identified club legend Raul and Germany boss Joachim Low as their top targets to replace the Frenchman. Zidane has just one year left on his present contract with his side still have it all to play for this season. Los Blancos are just 6 points behind league leaders Atletico Madrid and are also in the quarter-finals of this season's UEFA Champions League. It can be recalled that the Frenchman quit the club two years into his first spell in 2018 and has been under pressure this season after his side's slow start to the season. He has been linked with an exit and the Madrid hierarchy ae lining up contingencies if he decides to leave. Therefore, club presid...
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Madrid legend Raul to take charge of Castilla

Real Madrid have confirmed that club legend Raul will take over the Castilla side next season. Raul had been in charge of Cadete B and Juvenil B and has now moved on to the top job in the club's academy. Real Madrid Castilla currently play in Segunda Division B after losing to Cartagena in last season's promotion play-offs. It can be recalled that the likes of Zinedine Zidane and Santiago Scolari kicked off their professional coaching careers with the club's youth setups and Raul is following suit. In a statement released by the club on Thursday, the following was stated: READ: Napoli eye move for Gerard Deulofeu "Raul Gonzalez Blanco will coach Castilla for the coming season" "Raul, who this season was trainer of the Cadete B and Juvenil B, will begin a new professional ...