Statue of Zidane's WC head-butt unveiled
September 26, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
PARIS -- The historic head-butt that marked the end of France great Zinedine Zidane's international soccer career is immortalized in bronze.
A 5-meter statue portraying Zidane aiming his shaven head at Italian opponent Marco Materazzi's torso has been erected in front of Paris' Centre Pompidou modern art museum.
"This statue goes against the tradition of making statues in honour of certain victories. It is an ode to defeat," exhibition organizer Alain Michaud told ...