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REVEALED! How Zidane told Real Madrid players he was leaving

The resignation of Zimedine Zidane as Real Madrid manager came as a shock to many, especially the club fans who were still celebrating the Champions Leagie title they won las Saturday.

Players were also shocked. It has been learnt that he sent an emotional WhatsApp message to the p,ayers before makimg his announcement.

MADRID, SPAIN – MAY 31: Real Madrid CF president Florentino Perez (L) and Zinedine Zidane (R) attend a press conference to announce his resignation as Real Madrid manager at Valdebebas Sport City on May 31, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. Zidane steps down from the position of Manager of Real Madrid, after leading the club to it’s third consecutive UEFA Champions League title. (Photo by Angel Martinez/Real Madrid via Getty Images)

According to MailOnline Sport, the 45-year-old spoke with club captain Sergio Ramos on the phone before notifying the rest of the squad about his decision.

His message read: “Thanks for everything. Without your support in the worst moments nothing we did would have been possible. We will see each other soon, a hug.”

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