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Real Madrid coach Zidane eager to see Vinicius Jr in action

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is eager to see Vinicius Junior in action.

Sunday's clash with Athletic Bilbao culd mark the fit-again youngster's first appearance since Zidane's return.

The Frenchman said: “I'm pleased to see him back with us but we have to take it slowly because he's been out for two months and now we have to work with him gradually. That's how we're looking at it.

"He'll have to work hard next week and then we'll see on a day-by-day basis. We have to take it easy, we don't want to rush him back. He's shown his quality and he's a super player to have looking to the future, at just 18 years of age. I'm pleased for him."

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