Real Madrid will travel to Algeria for a friendly in July, Tout sur l’Algerie reported on Saturday (June 29th). Team assistant manager Zinedine Zidane will accompany the La Liga team. The friendly will be organised by Mobilis as part of festivities for the 50th anniversary of Algeria’s independence. The exact date and the venue will be announced soon. Real will face either the national or a League team.

The last time Real Madrid played a friendly in Algeria was on May 1st, 1982. The Greens won the game 2-1 thanks to goals by Rabah Madjer and Nacer Bouiche.

Source: Magharebia.com.

Link: http://magharebia.com/en_GB/articles/awi/newsbriefs/sports/2013/06/30/newsbrief-04.