Cristiano Ronaldo fails to nutmeg Zinedine Zidane

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It must be a beautiful sight watching Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane play alongside each other on the Real Madrid training ground. 

Ronaldo, currently recognised by so many as the world's greatest player - fans of Lionel Messi will beg to differ, of course - has scored goal-after-goal throughout his lengthy stint at the Bernabeu. 

Understandably, then, Ronaldo will eventually leave Real Madrid as one of their greatest ever players. 


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His manager, Zidane, was also quite the professional. The combative Frenchman was a warrior on the field but also oozed class with his remarkable technique. 

His skills will never be forgotten, but that doesn't stop a certain Ronaldo trying to outdo him on the training ground. 

Nutmeg failure 

The Portuguese superstar took it upon himself to attempt to nutmeg his manager, but he did not prevail. 

Zidane won't be beaten by any old trick - Ronaldo should probably know that by now - as he closed his legs to stop the ball from passing. 

Zidane 1-0 Ronaldo. Watch the training ground clip here: 

Will Ronaldo inspire Real Madrid to a trophy this season? Have your say below! 

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