Zinedine Zidane responds to Gary Lineker’s criticism

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Zinedine Zidane v Gary Lineker
When it comes to barbs between high profile former players, it does not get much better than Zinedine Zidane and Gary Lineker.

Zidane is undoubtedly one of the finest players to ever play the Beautiful Game, enjoying huge amounts of success with Juventus, Real Madrid and France.
Whilst Gary Lineker was a striker who lived for scoring goals. And, did just that for Everton, Barcelona, Tottenham and England.
Gary Lineker takes aim at Karim Benzema
Now a presenter for the BBC and BT Sport, Lineker remains one of the most loved former players in England.
Lineker is very active on Twitter where he is closing in on seven million followers.

During the Real Madrid v Tottenham match in the Champions League this past Tuesday, Lineker Tweeted about Karim Benzema:

In fairness to Lineker, Benzema missed two guilt-edged chances against Spurs.
The first was after Cristiano Ronaldo had hit the post in the first half. The second came when Hugo Lloris pulled off a wonder save from his former Lyon team mate.

In fairness to Lineker, Benzema missed two guilt-edged chances against Spurs.
The first was after Cristiano Ronaldo had hit the post in the first half. The second came when Hugo Lloris pulled off a wonder save from his former Lyon team mate.

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