By Pete Jenson for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 22:33 GMT, 29 February 2020 | Updated: 00:17 GMT, 1 March 2020
Manchester City's 2-1 midweek win over Real Madrid left coach Zinedine Zidane answering questions ahead of Sunday's meeting with leaders Barcelona over whether he feared the sack.
Real Madrid will trail their great rivals by five points if they lose at the Santiago Bernabeu and Zidane was asked if he felt he needed to win a trophy to stay in charge next season.
'I don't know. That is a question for someone else to answer,' he said.
Zinedine Zidane was asked ahead of the Clasico if he feared being sacked by Real Madrid
Barcelona coach Quique Setien added to the pressure when he said: 'This game is more important for Real Madrid than for Barcelona.'
Madrid have lost the past four home league Clasicos and face a Barcelona side which is likely to feature former Middlesbrough striker Martin