Zinedine Zidane has spoken about the moment that led to his red card in the World Cup Final against Italy. He said Italian defender Marco Materazzi insulted his mother and his sister. In a interview on French Television Zizu apologised to children and fans who saw with their own eyes the French captain head-butt the Italian in the chest.
Zidane said he was sorry but did not regret the head-butt. FIFA are to open a disciplinary investigation to clarify what happened which , may lead to Zidane being stripped of his best player of the World Cup award.