James turned 29 on Sunday.
Zidane chose to congratulate him at a press conference, where among others he commented that “He is a very important player, he has always shown it. He is our player, anyway. You can think, give your opinion and say what you want”
He also said that he, like all Real Madrid players, were important and that he does not make any less.

(photo from the official Instagram account of James Rodriguez)