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Zidane & Figo star in Real Madrid legends match

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Zinedine Zidane and Luis Figo reprised roles as Real Madrid teammates at the weekend during a legends charity match at the Bernabeu against a Juventus team boasting the likes of Edgar Davids and Fabio Cannavaro.

But Zidane and Figo undoubtedly were the headline act, and didn't disappoint.

One flash of genius from the great French playmaker in particular had the crowd on its feet, a stone-dead first touch on the chest before balancing the ball briefly on his head.

Zidane had set up Figo earlier in the match for a tidy 25-yard strike, and the Real Madrid legends - including Fernando Hierro, Fernando Morientes and Roberto Carlos - ran out 2-1 winners.

The annual Corazon Classic Match, played in aid of local childrens' charities, also saw Zidane briefly turn out for the Juve legends towards the end of the fixture.

Check out the best bits from the match in the two videos below. First up it's Zidane's fantastic bit of skill…

And here's Figo's 25-yard bottom corner laser... 

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