Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is complaining of a ‘mole’ in the camp, according to reports.
The Frenchman is reportedly furious and upset with the lack of privacy at the club as tactics were leaked before Madrid’s Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.
El Confidencial writes that Zidane’s team-sheet for their first-leg against the French giants was seen by prying eyes.
Zidane decided to make a late decision to start Isco at the Bernabeu, only for opposition manager Unai Emery to find out his tactical tweak.
It didn’t help the visitors who crashed to a 3-1 defeat before Real Madrid settled the tie in a second-leg with a 2-1 win.
It is not the first time Zidane’s tactics have found their way into the wrong hands.
After Madrid’s 2-1 victory over fierce rivals Barcelona in 2016, his instructions were leaked to the Spanish press.
Written in blue and red ink on Real Madrid headed paper, it placed emphasis on Barcelona’s high pressing.
And with a huge European clash against Juventus on Tuesday, Zidane will want to keep his tactics under wraps.
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He remained coy on whether Gareth Bale, who started on the bench in both legs against PSG, would be thrown into the starting XI against the Italian champions.
After Bale’s two-goal performance against Las Palmas, Zidane said: “I’m very pleased with his performance.
“You’ll have to wait and see if he plays on Tuesday.”