Ex-Tottenham star Poyet: Bale told me he's happy at Real Madrid

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United were paired with Barcelona in Friday's Champions League quarter-final draw, and Solskjaer believes that the previous round's away-goals win over Paris Saint-Germain showcased numerous qualities United will need to progress to the last four of the competition.

But speaking ahead of his first match back at the helm, against Celta Vigo at home on Saturday, Zidane also admitted he hasn't spoken to club president Florentino Perez about signing him. I'm going to end up repeating myself a lot.

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Zidane replaced Solari on Monday, returning to the club that he left only nine months ago after winning his third consecutive Champions League trophy.

Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos, Isco and Marcelo are among those linked with moves, but Zidane said he did not want players to think they were on trial for their futures.

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But the issue is that James appears to be a similar player to Mesut Ozil - who Emery has failed to regularly get the best out of.

"I do not want to forget what we won but I also do not forget all the things we did badly a year ago".

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Asked whether he would like to coach France global Mbappe at some point, Zidane said: "Like with all good players, I would love to". "They all have contracts here, then we will see what happens for next year".

"Why would they need to give me an explanation?", Mourinho responded to a question if Real Madrid offered him an explanation after missing the managerial role.

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