Real Madrid player, Achraf Hakimi, has revealed that his fellow players still don’t know the exact reason behind Zinedine Zidane‘s decision to leave the Spanish side.
Recall that Zidane had announced an end to his deal with the Champions League winner after leading the club to a third successive Champions League win.
Some reports making rounds had it that the recording breaking coach, had left Real Madrid because of the club’s ageing squad.
Julen Lopetegui, who took over at the club, last for four and half months before he was sacked by the club after their humiliating 5-1 loss to Barcelona.
Hakim, who is currently on loan at Borussia Dortmund, opened up on the shock of Zidane’s exit. He revealed that the players were not informed exactly why Zidane chose to step down.
“We didn’t know anything about it,” the Morocco international told Radio Marca.
“We thought he was going to continue at Real Madrid.
“Only he really knows his reasons for leaving and he decided it, but I’m happy for him and he deserves all the good things that happen to him.”