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French legend, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane arrives in Mumbai

French football legend Zinedine Zidane arrived in Mumbai on Thursday to promote a real estate brand as swarms of fans greeted him at the airport while Mumbai police escorted him through.

football Updated: Jun 09, 2016 21:04 IST
French footballer Zinedine Zidane arrives at the international airport in Mumbai.
French footballer Zinedine Zidane arrives at the international airport in Mumbai.(Satish Bate/HT Photo)

French football legend Zinedine Zidane arrived in Mumbai with his wife Véronique on Thursday as swarms of fans greeted him at the international airport while police escorted him through.

The Real Madrid coach is expected to endorse a real estate group’s upcoming project in Bandra Kurla Complex, titled Kanakia Paris.

Zidane was roped in as the brand ambassador of Kanakia Group in May. He had said, “It’s a pleasure to be associated with the Kanakia Group Pvt Ltd and thank PMG for bringing us together.”

French footballer Zinedine Zidane with his wife Véronique Zidane arrives at the international airport in Mumbai/ (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

The French footballer famously guided the nation to World Cup triumph in 1998 and recently, led Spanish club Real Madrid to a Uefa Champions League victory on May 28 this year.