Zinedine Zidane has maintained he would remain the head coach of Real Madrid, after losing 2-0 to Shakhtar Donetsk, with their chances of qualifying for next round of the champions league in doubt.
The Spainish champions suffered their second loss to the Ukraine side in the champions league, having been defeated 3-2 on the first day of the competition on October in Spain.
Second half goals from Dentinho and Manor Solomon condemned Madrid to their third loss in this season champions league.
Shakhtar victory put them level on points with coach Zinedine Zidane’ side, with Madrid hosting group leaders group leaders Monchengladbach, and Shakhtar travel to Inter.
No. Not at all. I won’t resign,” Zidane said in his post-match news conference when asked if he was considering his future.
“We’ll keep going. In the first half, we were really good. I think we deserved to score first, that would have changed things. Their goals hurt us a lot.”
Real Madrid have struggled in recent times, losing three times in five games in all competitions.
It remains to be seen whether the French coach Job will last , if the poor form of Madrid continues.