Zinedine Zidane Leads The Celebrations As France’s 1998 Superstars Reunite To Mark The 20th Anniversary Of Historic World Cup Win Over Brazil

(L-R) Christian Karembeu, Fabien Barthez, Lionel Charbonnier, Robert Pires, Zinedine Zidane, Youri Djorkaeff, Vincent Candela, Alain Boghossian, Laurent Blanc and Sabri Lamouchi

Members of France’s 1998 World Cup-winning squad reunited on Monday 20 years on from their 3-0 triumph over Brazil.

Christian Karembeu, Fabien Barthez, Lionel Charbonnier, Robert Pires, Zinedine Zidane, Youri Djorkaeff, Vincent Candela, Alain Boghossian, Laurent Blanc and Sabri Lamouchi all attended an event in Saint-Denis to mark the anniversary.

Two goals from Zidane and one from Emmanuel Petit secured the victory over Brazil at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis.

Former Real Madrid manager Zidane was also pictured speaking alongside his old team-mates

Players came together in Saint-Denis to mark the 20th anniversary of their 3-0 win over Brazil

 Members of France's 1998 World Cup-winning squad reunited 20 years on from their triumph

The ex-players posed for pictures with local children in the Paris suburb, while former Real Madrid manager Zidane took the microphone and led the celebrations.

The 45-year-old was in attendance at the French Open final on Sunday as Rafael Nadal beat Dominic Thiem.

Former Monaco, Paris Saint-Germain and Inter Milan star Djorkaeff, who also turned out for Bolton and Blackburn on these shores, was also present at the final at Roland-Garros.

Arsenal great Pires was in France after playing for the World XI against England for Soccer Aid at Old Trafford on Sunday night.

Meanwhile Didier Deschamps’ side continued their World Cup preparations by training on Monday.

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