Kylian Mbappe and Real Madrid come to Zinedine Zidane's defence following 'disrespect' from French FA president

Kylian Mbappe and Real Madrid defend Zinedine Zidane
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Kylian Mbappe and Real Madrid have publicly supported Zinedine Zidane after the French Football Federation (FFF) president, Noel Le Graet, claimed he would ignore calls from the 1998 World Cup winner if he attempted to phone him. 

Zinedine Zidane has repeatedly been linked to the France national team manager position in recent years, with the former Real Madrid boss reportedly keen on taking over from Didier Deschamps. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.