Real Madrid full-back Marcelo insists his side were never afraid of failing to reach the Champions League final despite their 2-1 second-leg defeat to Atletico Madrid.
According to Marca, tying Zidane down for the long haul is President Florentino Perez's "aspiration" and the renewal will be signed "whenever the Frenchman wants".
Madrid need seven points from their last three league fixtures to clinch the title for the first time in five years and face Juventus in the Champions League final on June 3.
Sampaoli is expected to leave the club at the end of the season to take up the vacant Argentina job.
Sevilla have won just three of their last 12 games, stumbling towards fourth place and the final Champions League berth.
Betting on La Liga? "It's always hard because they have great players, not just [Francesco] Totti who I hope to be healthy so I'm near him".
Jan Oblak made an excellent save to keep the German at bay but Isco was on hand to poke home from close range and give Real a precious away goal.
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"The matches are hard".
"Look at what Celta are doing, and Malaga are in impressive shape at the moment".
"The details matter in football".
Atletico's final European game at the Vicente Calderon before it moves stadiums will be remembered for the fantastic atmosphere the supporters created as they tried to help their team overcome its arch-rival. In Madrid [in the Copa del Rey first leg] we were beaten and we have to learn from that.
"We have done phenomenally so far".
"We have to think exclusively about the game tomorrow. We must be strong physically and mentally until the end". Right now, they are the best team in the world, fighting to win LaLiga and the Champions League. "I don't know what he'll do next year because I'm only thinking about this game, and he won't play because he's bothered by pain in his ribs".
Zidane took over Madrid in January 2016 after he succeeded Rafa Bentitez, and was appointed on a two-and-a-half-year deal where he won an unprecedented 11th European title in his first campaign.