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Real Madrid coach Zidane slammed for taking day off

Outspoken Spanish pundit Josep Pedrerol has launched a withering attack on Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane.

The Frenchman is under huge pressure after a poor start to the season and this week's 3-0 humbling at Champions League opponents PSG.

Speaking on his El Chiringuito show, Pedrerol blasted: "Zidane always speaks of intensity, that's enough.

"The physical preparation was wrong, almost all the players got injured. Why does Zidane not explain the disaster in midfield? Why does he say Real suffer in the middle of the field but let (Dani) Ceballos leave?

"Intensity is just an excuse, how can he speak of intensity if after the humiliation of Paris he has granted himself a day off? Zidane, the intensity begins with you!"

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