The Frenchman is reportedly keen to manage in England and would be ready to step in for the under-fire Red Devils boss
Zinedine Zidane has a list of Manchester United targets ready if he replaces Jose Mourinho as manager, according to reports.
It is understood the former Real Madrid coach has told friends he expects interest from the Red Devils if the situation under Mourinho worsens.
United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has insisted Mourinho retains the club’s full support, however Zidane has been on standby nonetheless.
And, according to the Daily Mirror, he has a shortlist of players he would like to bring to Old Trafford were he to land the job.
The list includes Real Madrid’s Toni Kroos, Bayern Munich’s Thiago Alcantara, James Rodriguez – currently on loan at Bayern from Real Madrid – and Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani.
Zidane quit as Los Blancos boss in the summer after winning a third consecutive Champions League title and is reportedly eager to challenge himself in the Premier League.