This is coming because Real Madrid became the first team to defend its Champions League title.
“I would like to thank all the players who made this possible.”
Also in the running were Antonio Conte, who won the English Premier League in his first season at Chelsea, and Juventus successor Massimiliano Allegri, who has won three consecutive league and cup doubles in Italy.
The Frenchman received the award after guiding Real to both Spain’s La Liga title and Europe’s Champions League trophy last season.
Former France star Zidane was the first coach to oversee a successful defense of the European Cup in the Champions League era.