The French & Real Madrid legend is one of the icons of the game in history, with his name mentioned in the same breaths as those of Pele, Maradona and Ronaldinho.
Zidane, who now works as a director at Real Madrid, shared his first tweet on Friday afternoon.
HELLO TWITTER! big apologies for being so late to join but I’m here now ready for the madness! pic.twitter.com/NqOfN1hAPL
— Zinedine Zidane. (@MrZizouzidane5) June 26, 2015
Zidane, who also played for Juventus, had recently revealed he would have managed Real Madrid if he was asked to.