VIDEO: Madrid boss Zidane shows he still has it with some neat touches

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The Frenchman could not help himself from having a kick around as his side stepped up their preparations for a Champions League tie with Napoli

Zinedine Zidane was some player in his day, and the Real Madrid boss has been showing that you never really lose your touch.

The three-time World Player of the Year was a talismanic presence for club and country at the peak of his powers, with his ability helping the likes of Juventus, Madrid and France to major honours.

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As a World Cup winner and the scorer of some memorable goals down the years, Zidane was always tailor-made for management.

He is now passing on his knowledge to those at Santiago Bernabeu, with one of the greatest of all-time showing some of the best in the modern era how to better themselves.

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The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale continue to thrive under his guidance, and Zidane showed he has some neat touches to match them ahead of a Champions League meeting with Napoli on Tuesday.

Real hold a 3-1 lead from the first leg of the last-16 encounter, with their sights locked on a quarter-final berth.

Zidane will be looking to key figures to get the job done in Italy, with the Blancos looking to defend the continental crown they reclaimed in 2016.