Zinedine Zidane Net Worth is $70 million
Religion: non-practicing Muslim
Zinedine Zidane is the greatest French footballer of the last 50 years. He was born in La Castellane, Marseille in southern France. Zidane age is 43. He had a bright career and stopped playing only at the age of 34. Zidane religion is Muslim but now he is not practicing this religion. Before Zidane’s birth his parents emigrated from Algeria to France in 1953. Zidane was the youngest of five children in the family. At the age of 5 Zidane joined football games on the Place Tartane where played neighborhood children. Then he joined local club junior team and at the age of 10 got his first player’s licence. It was US Saint-Henry. Then he joined SO Septemes-les-Vallons in a year and a half. He played there for 4 years where he was attending a three-day training camp at the Regional Center for Sports and Physical Education. Zidane soccer interest was great and it was felt much in his games. In some time he was spotted by AS Cannes scout, Jean Varraud, who proposed him to go to his team for six weeks. So, Zidane remained there for 4 years where he played at the professional level.
Zinedine Zidane married in 1994. He had met his future wife at the age of 17. Zidane wife is Veronique Fernandez. They have four sons. All of them are members of the Real Madrid Academy.
In 2006 he finished his career like a football player and announced about it after the World Cup. He became assistant coach at Real Madrid. After a successful year he became the coach of Real Madrid’s B team and now he is a coach of Real Madrid Castilla. As it is well seen Zinedine Zidane biography is very rich and interesting.
Zinedine Zidane Salary
Per year: $ 70 million
Per month: $ 5,83 million
Per week: $ 1,35 million
Per Day: $ 191,781
Zidane net worth is near $70 million. He is one of the highly paid football players. Beside the salary he also has a lot of sources of income. He collaborates with many companies such as Adidas, Lego, Audi, Volvic, France Telecom, Orange, Christian Dior and so on. He appeared in commercial broadcast for Louis Vuitton. A documentary is also filmed about him. He appeared in sitcom “Family Guy” and in Shakira’s music video “Waka Waka”. Zinadine Zidane is a subject of a lyrical essay “La Melancolie de Zidane”. All these make his money. In 2004 he earned just $15,8 million and in 2006 – $20,4 million from which $8 million is a salary from Real Madrid and $11 million is from sponsorship (Adidas, Audi, Christian Dior and so on).
Zinedine Zidane Awards and Achivements
During Zinedine Zidane career he had a lot of wins and achievements. The UEFA Golden Jubilee Poll named him the best European Footballer of the past 50 years. He also won the UEFA Champions League with Real Madrid and the La Liga title. He also won two Serie A League championships, a UEFA Super Cup and International Cup. In 1998 soccer player Zidane won FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2000. In the last event she was named Player of the Tournament. During his career he has won for 3 times FIFA World Player. Not once he was named Player of the Year or Footballer of the Year. At the World Cup in 2006 Zinedine Zidane received the Golden Ball.
He has his own records like the oldest player to win the World Cup Golden Ball at the age of 34 and most goals scored in World Cup final matches – 3 goals.
Zinedine Zidane Home
Madrid house in Barcelona —$2,5 million
Zinedine Zidane house includes home cinema, home office, gaming room and a parking lot. He could not make his house without a swimming pool, sauna and jacuzzi. His house is very big and spacious where he just relaxes and spends his free time.
Zinedine Zidane Cars
Zinedine Zidane likes good and luxurious cars. It is well seen from his car collection. It is some sort of dream cars.
Maybach – $120,000
Range Rover – $37,000