Zinedine Zidane. A great French midfielder, won the Golden Ball as the most valuable player in the World Cups of 1998 and 2006. Zidane was named FIFA player of the year in 1998, 2000, and 2003. He retired from professional soccer after leading France to the finals of the 2006 World Cup.
Born: June 23th 1972 ~ Zinedine Yazid Zidane, nicknamed "Zizou", is a retired French footballer and current coach of Real Madrid Castilla. He played as an attacking midfielder for the France national team, Juventus and Real Madrid.