Zidane, Zahovic doubtful for qualifier

September 9, 2003
LJUBLJANA, Sept 9 (Reuters) - France and Slovenia playmakers Zinedine Zidane and Zlatko Zahovic are both doubtful for Wednesday's Euro 2004 Group One qualifier on Wednesday.

Zidane, who missed France's 5-0 victory over Cyprus on Saturday, faces a last test on a thigh injury at Ljubljana's central stadium.

'If he passes the test, he will play against Slovenia,' France coach Jacques Santini told a news conference on Tuesday. 'Zinedine really wants to play this game'.

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